Nevada Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $17,038 ($4,424)
Average Acceptance Rates 87.18 %
Total Student Population 119,680
Average Graduation Rates 53.00 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 16.63 to 1

Nevada Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 48 colleges universities in Nevada State - 8 public and 40 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Nevada Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)5
Private (for-profit)35
4 Year or High18
2-4 Year19
Less than 2 year11

Average Academic Statistics for Nevada State Colleges

[chart] Nevada Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Nevada colleges is 87.181818181818 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Nevada colleges is 53 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Nevada colleges is 14.1 %
Average Retention Rate for Nevada colleges is 67 %
Total Student Population for Nevada colleges is 119,680
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Nevada colleges is 16.627906976744 %

Nevada Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Nevada
Remedial services18 out of 48 Schools
Academic/career counseling service36 out of 48 Schools
Employment services for students27 out of 48 Schools
Placement services for completers32 out of 48 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children5 out of 48 Schools
Library facilities at institution35 out of 48 Schools

Offered Degrees At Nevada Colleges

Nevada colleges and universities are offering 1,136 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Nevada State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate857
One but less than two years certificate17922
Associate's Degree29453
Two but less than four years certificate130
Bachelor's Degree28436
Post Bachelor's Degree362
Master's Degree15316
Post Master's Degree124
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship712
Doctor's degree - professional practice92

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Nevada Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Nevada colleges is $4,424 for Nevada residents and $17,038 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $5,394 for in-state students and $23,113 for out-of-state students.

Nevada 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Nevada State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Nevada State

Next table shows the number of Nevada schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Nevada State
Online Completely0 out of 48 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes16 out of 48 Schools
Graduate Online Classes3 out of 48 Schools
ROTC3 out of 48 Schools
ROTC Army2 out of 48 Schools
ROTC Navy0 out of 48 Schools
ROTC Air Force2 out of 48 Schools
Weekend/Evening College18 out of 48 Schools
Teacher certificate4 out of 48 Schools
Study Abroad4 out of 48 Schools
Campus Housing5 out of 48 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.