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Best Colleges in Nevada

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Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between best schools in Nevada. By school type, there are 2 public and 2 private schools in best schools in Nevada. By school level, all 4 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Best Schools In Nevada
RankNameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
1 University of Nevada-RenoReno, NVPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
2 University of Nevada-Las VegasLas Vegas, NVPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
3 Sierra Nevada CollegeIncline Village, NVPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
4 University of Phoenix-NevadaLas Vegas, NVPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of best schools in Nevada is $15,300 for State residents and $23,355 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 71.33% and graduation rate is 39.25%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Best Schools In Nevada
RankNameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
1 University of Nevada-Reno $8,366 / $24,020 87% 60% 19:120,722
2 University of Nevada-Las Vegas $8,685 / $24,338 81% 44% 20:131,142
3 Sierra Nevada College $35,508 46% 44% 10:1617
4 University of Phoenix-Nevada $9,552 - 9% 9:1143
Average$15,300 / $23,35571.33%39.25%14.50:113,156
The ranking data is provided by CollegeEvaluator. We compare the schools that ranked top 10 in Nevadaand in top 500 ranking for all colleges and universities in United States.