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Nevada Nursing Colleges

15 Colleges
2,931 Yearly Graduations
$42,793 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$21,757 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 2,931 students received a nursing degree from a college in Nevada, making it rank #35 in terms of graduations. Nevada colleges offer students average in-student tuition of $10,698 per year, while students attending fron out-of-state may pay something more like $16,659 per year.

An estimated 40% of college students in Nevada take out loans, with the average loan amount being $5,439 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

College of Southern Nevada

Las Vegas, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
702 Yearly Degrees
$3,608 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at College of Southern Nevada is 34,169, which includes 10,068 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Approximately 14% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,484 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 27.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,500 during the early-career years.

Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
373 Yearly Degrees
$36,533 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,724 students at Roseman University of Health Sciences in total, 656 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 656 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.0% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Roseman University of Health Sciences is $74,900.

Public Public vs. Private
291 Yearly Degrees
$2,766 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,927 full-time undergraduates at Truckee Meadows Community College, and 10,861 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

Approximately 6% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,803 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Truckee Meadows Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#4

Nevada State College

Henderson, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
254 Yearly Degrees
$5,663 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Nevada State College is 4,930, which includes 1,805 full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at NSC is 5.0 years.

About 84% of students who apply get accepted. Around 28% of accepted students are men, and 72% are women.

Approximately 10% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $2,879 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.5% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $40,000 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
196 Yearly Degrees
$8,184 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 21,463 students at UNR in total, 17,930 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 15,200 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UNR is 4.7 years.

Around 88% of students who apply get accepted. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

Approximately 38% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,928 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.0% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,700 during the early-career years.

#6

Western Nevada College

Carson City, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
180 Yearly Degrees
$3,428 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,182 full-time undergraduates at WNC, and 3,327 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Roughly 4% of students at WNC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $3,963 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from WNC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $25,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#7

Great Basin College

Elko, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
173 Yearly Degrees
$3,248 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 3,451 students at Great Basin College in total, 939 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

12% of Great Basin College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,226 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.0% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,600 during the early-career years.

#8

University of Nevada - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
171 Yearly Degrees
$8,171 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 30,457 students at UNLV in total, 25,282 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 18,764 are full-time. For undergraduates at UNLV, the average graduation time is 5.0 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 81%. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Approximately 30% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,324 a year. UNLV has a 6.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UNLV with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#9

Milan Institute-Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
155 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Milan Institute-Las Vegas is 267, which includes 267 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

28% of Milan Institute-Las Vegas students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,372 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $16,400 during the early-career years.

#10

Touro University Nevada

Henderson, Nevada
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
109 Yearly Degrees
$9,900 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 65 undergraduates at Touro University Nevada, of which 60 are full-time, and there are 1,479 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 4 to 1.

The school reports a student loan default rate of 0.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

#11

Chamberlain University - Nevada

Las Vegas, Nevada
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
98 Yearly Degrees
$19,780 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Chamberlain University - Nevada is 310, which includes 155 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Around 100% of students who apply get accepted. Around 33% of accepted students are men, and 67% are women.

Approximately 100% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $2,750 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

#12

Carrington College, Reno

Reno, Nevada
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
79 Yearly Degrees

There are 401 students at Carrington College, Reno in total, 357 are full-time undergraduates. The freshman retention rate at Carrington College, Reno is 89%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

About 75% of students who apply get accepted. Around 5% of accepted students are men, and 95% are women.

Roughly 51% of students at Carrington College, Reno take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $10,688 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Carrington College, Reno is $27,300.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
64 Yearly Degrees
$14,923 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Altierus Career College - Henderson is 97, which includes 49 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

78% of Altierus Career College - Henderson students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,949 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 26.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Altierus Career College - Henderson with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $20,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#14

Milan Institute-Sparks

Sparks, Nevada
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
51 Yearly Degrees

There are 165 full-time undergraduates at Milan Institute-Sparks, and 165 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

48% of Milan Institute-Sparks students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,505 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Milan Institute-Sparks is $20,200.

#15

Arizona College - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
35 Yearly Degrees
$19,962 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 264 full-time undergraduates at Arizona College - Las Vegas, and 500 students altogether. Arizona College - Las Vegas has a freshman retention rate of 90%, which is a good sign that once students arrive at the school, they want to stay.

About 50% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 13% are men and 87% are women.

Approximately 100% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $2,840 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 23.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

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