Colleges in Nevada

Nevada has 12 private and 6 public 4-year colleges that enroll 90,461 freshman students every year. The average tuition of public colleges is $4,229 (for in-state students) and $14,040 (for out-of-state students). The private colleges charge around $24,400 per year in tuition regardless of residency.

In the 2016-2017 academic year, the state of Nevada provided $27,545,074 in financial aid to 12,116 students who enrolled in 4-year colleges for the first time as undergraduates, while the colleges themselves awarded $10,617,152 in grant and scholarships to 3,907 students.

Nevada receives less than 1% of the total pell grant allotment from the federal government. In 2016-2017 academic year, 4,074 4-year colleges freshmen were awarded a total amount of $17,657,687 in pell grant ($4,312 per student on average) and 3,416 students received a total amount of $17,255,816 in the form of student loan from the federal government ($6,250 per student on average).

4-year Colleges in Nevada

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Arizona College-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$26,514
74%
Chamberlain College of Nursing-Nevada

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$25,773 $18,630 $18,630
83%
College of Southern Nevada

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Public $7,362 $2,745 $9,390
Open admission
DeVry University-Nevada

Location: Henderson, NV

Private
for profit
$31,081 $19,488 $19,488
Great Basin College

Location: Elko, NV

Public $11,484 $2,745 $9,390
Open admission
Nevada State College

Location: Henderson, NV

Public $12,771 $4,403 $15,516
76%
Roseman University of Health Sciences

Location: Henderson, NV

Private
not for profit
Sanford-Brown College-Las Vegas

Location: Henderson, NV

Private
for profit
Sierra Nevada College

Location: Incline Village, NV

Private
not for profit
$26,370 $30,321 $30,321
51%
The Art Institute of Las Vegas

Location: Henderson, NV

Private
for profit
$20,005 $17,317 $17,317
Open admission
Touro University Nevada

Location: Henderson, NV

Private
not for profit
University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Public $11,432 $6,517 $20,427
83%
University of Nevada-Reno

Location: Reno, NV

Public $15,022 $6,218 $20,128
83%
University of Phoenix-Nevada

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$18,367
Open admission
Western Nevada College

Location: Carson City, NV

Public $10,806 $2,745 $9,390
Open admission
Wongu University of Oriental Medicine

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
not for profit

2-year Colleges in Nevada

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$23,270 $16,520 $16,520
Open admission
Brightwood College-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$19,661 $15,403 $15,403
Open admission
Career College of Northern Nevada

Location: Sparks, NV

Private
for profit
$19,340 $23,625 $23,625
Open admission
Carrington College-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$17,479 $41,152 $41,152
46%
Carrington College-Reno

Location: Reno, NV

Private
for profit
$46,461 $46,461
58%
Casal Institute of Nevada

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$15,410 $21,301 $21,301
92%
Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Summerlin

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$17,747 $17,775 $17,775
Open admission
Everest College-Henderson

Location: Henderson, NV

Private
not for profit
$19,592
Open admission
Expertise Cosmetology Institute

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
not for profit
$12,742 $18,280 $18,280
Open admission
International Academy of Style

Location: Reno, NV

Private
for profit
$10,901 $19,450 $19,450
Open admission
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
Milan Institute of Cosmetology-Reno

Location: Reno, NV

Private
for profit
$16,548 $15,293 $15,293
Open admission
Nevada Career Institute

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$23,383 $15,593 $15,593
Open admission
Northwest Career College

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$14,583 $13,300 $13,300
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$15,627 $16,900 $16,900
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Reno

Location: Reno, NV

Private
for profit
$15,768 $16,000 $16,000
Open admission
Pima Medical Institute-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$19,298 $12,380 $12,380
Open admission
Truckee Meadows Community College

Location: Reno, NV

Public $8,523 $2,745 $9,390
Open admission

Vocational & Trade Schools in Nevada

College Name College Type Net Price Tuition and Fees Acceptance rate
Academy of Hair Design-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$13,854 $20,815
Open admission
Advanced Training Institute

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
Open admission
European Massage Therapy School-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
Open admission
Healthcare Preparatory Institute

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$23,827 $17,000
Open admission
Institute of Professional Careers

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$13,997 $11,350
Open admission
Milan Institute-Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$20,716 $13,052
Open admission
Milan Institute-Sparks

Location: Sparks, NV

Private
for profit
$21,565 $12,463
Open admission
Utah College of Massage Therapy-Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Private
for profit
$19,286 $12,796
Open admission