Most Favored Nevada Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Nevada. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
University of Nevada-Reno, has the highest yield rate of 44.36% for academic year 2019-2020 in Nevada. University of Nevada-Las Vegas is positioned second with 43.50% yield and Sierra Nevada College follows them with 11%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Nevada.
Most Favored Nevada Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1University of Nevada-Reno
Public, 4 or more yearsReno, NV
44.36% 9,064 7,996 3,547 88.22%
2University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Public, 4 or more yearsLas Vegas, NV
43.50% 12,720 10,264 4,465 80.69%
3Sierra Nevada College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIncline Village, NV
11.17% 830 528 59 63.61%