Average Tuition & Fees $17,906
Average Acceptance Rates 83.91 %
Total Student Population 274,770
Average Graduation Rates 53.65 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.16 to 1

Nevada Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 45 colleges and universities in Nevada State - 8 public and 37 private schools. By school level, there are 18 four(4) Years or high, 11 two(2) but less thant four(4) years, and 16 less than tow(2) years schools in Nevada. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level in Nevada.
Nevada College Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)6
Private (for-profit)31
4 Year or High18
2-4 Year11
Less than 2 year16

2020 Average Key Statistics for Nevada Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Nevada colleges is 83.91% and the average graduation rate is 53.65% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 274,770 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Nevada colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 15.16 to 1.
Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Nevada.
[Chart] 2020 Nevada Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Nevada colleges is 20.285714285714 %
Average Retention Rate for Nevada colleges is 73.225806451613 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For Nevada Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Nevada colleges are $14,729 for Nevada residents and $17,906 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $16,385 for in-state students and $20,334 for out-of-state students.
Nevada 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Nevada State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Nevada Colleges

Nevada colleges and universities are offering 1,202 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 certificate1238
One but less than two years certificate19426
Associate's Degree27854
Two but less than four years certificate100
Bachelor's Degree28518
Post Bachelor's Degree452
Master's Degree16812
Post Master's Degree151
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship752
Doctor's degree - professional practice91

Special Learning Opportunities at Nevada State

In Nevada, 18 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 6 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 3 colleges have the ROTC programs and 5 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Nevada schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Nevada State
Online Completely0 out of 46 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes18 out of 46 Schools
Graduate Online Classes6 out of 46 Schools
ROTC3 out of 46 Schools
Weekend/Evening College20 out of 46 Schools
Teacher certificate5 out of 46 Schools
Study Abroad5 out of 46 Schools