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UNLV Trains the Next Generation of Nuclear Safety Experts

Posted: January 6, 2014

With the launch of its graduate level Nuclear Criticality Safety Engineering Certificate Program in 2013, UNLV became the first university in Nevada, and only one of a handful in the United States, to bridge the gap between academia and the nuclear industry to ensure a well-trained and well-qualified workforce in the criticality safety arena.

In its January 2014 issue, Desert Companion took a look at safety in the nuclear industry, and how UNLV's program is helping to train the next generation of safety experts.

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