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31 Colleges
8,185 Yearly Graduations
$32,124 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$26,752 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 8,185 students received a trade school degree from a college in Nevada, making it rank #34 in terms of graduations. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $8,031 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $14,715 a year.

About 57% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,688 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

College of Southern Nevada

Las Vegas, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
1,490 Yearly Degrees
$3,878 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,431 full-time undergraduates at CSN, and 29,965 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

Roughly 12% of students at CSN take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $3,730 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from CSN with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
1,078 Yearly Degrees
$2,862 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Truckee Meadows Community College is 10,249, which includes 2,882 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

Roughly 5% of students at Truckee Meadows Community College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $4,750 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,600 during the early-career years.

#3

Northwest Career College

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

There are 1,723 students at Northwest Career College in total, 1,723 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 37 to 1.

Roughly 84% of students at Northwest Career College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $8,112 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Northwest Career College is $22,300.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
507 Yearly Degrees

There are 843 students at PMI Las Vegas in total, 843 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

83% of PMI Las Vegas students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,501 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.2% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from PMI Las Vegas is $26,700.

#5

Great Basin College

Elko, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
482 Yearly Degrees
$3,593 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Great Basin College is 3,772, which includes 1,062 full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at Great Basin College, the average graduation time is 4.0 years.

Approximately 7% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,381 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.2% which is higher than 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.

#6

Advanced Training Institute

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

The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

#7

Western Nevada College

Carson City, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
445 Yearly Degrees
$3,548 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,175 full-time undergraduates at WNC, and 3,495 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Approximately 2% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,789 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 21.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,700 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
391 Yearly Degrees
$8,695 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 20,722 students at UNR in total, 16,845 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 14,323 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UNR is 4.6 years.

Around 87% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

Roughly 35% of students at UNR take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,911 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.6% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UNR is $37,700.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
318 Yearly Degrees

There are 250 full-time undergraduates at Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Summerlin, and 557 students altogether. Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Summerlin has a freshman retention rate of 88%, which is a good sign that once students arrive at the school, they want to stay.

73% of Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Summerlin students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,894 a year. Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Summerlin has a 8.0% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences-Summerlin is $23,400.

#10

Milan Institute-Las Vegas

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

There are 147 students at Milan Institute-Las Vegas in total, 147 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Roughly 44% of students at Milan Institute-Las Vegas take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,809 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Milan Institute-Las Vegas with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $16,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
200 Yearly Degrees

There are 182 students at Academy of Hair Design - Las Vegas in total, 182 are full-time undergraduates. Academy of Hair Design - 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.

Roughly 71% of students at Academy of Hair Design - Las Vegas take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,203 a year. Academy of Hair Design - Las Vegas has a 6.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Academy of Hair Design - Las Vegas is $20,000.

#12

Nevada Career Institute

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

The total student population at Nevada Career Institute is 435, which includes 435 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 48 to 1.

Approximately 68% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,990 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 0.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Nevada Career Institute is $28,800.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
155 Yearly Degrees

There are 385 full-time undergraduates at Career College of Northern Nevada, and 385 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

61% of Career College of Northern Nevada students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,622 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 21.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Career College of Northern Nevada with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $24,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#14

Milan Institute-Sparks

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

The total student population at Milan Institute-Sparks is 93, which includes 93 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Roughly 68% of students at Milan Institute-Sparks take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,878 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.9% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

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

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
147 Yearly Degrees
$16,757 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Aviation Institute of Maintenance - Las Vegas is 292, which includes 193 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

90% of Aviation Institute of Maintenance - Las Vegas students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,342 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%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Aviation Institute of Maintenance - Las Vegas is $33,000.

#16

Carrington College, Las Vegas

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

The total student population at Carrington College, Las Vegas is 374, which includes 374 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 62 to 1.

90% of Carrington College, Las Vegas students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,440 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,200 during the early-career years.

#17

Aveda Institute Las Vegas

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

There are 268 students at Aveda Institute Las Vegas in total, 268 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

Roughly 74% of students at Aveda Institute Las Vegas take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,782 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
128 Yearly Degrees

There are 175 full-time undergraduates at Paul Mitchell the School Las Vegas, and 274 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Approximately 76% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $8,569 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.7% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

#19

University of Nevada - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada
Public Public vs. Private
108 Yearly Degrees
$8,465 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 31,142 students at UNLV in total, 25,864 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 19,843 are full-time. It takes the average UNLV undergraduate about 4.8 years to complete their degree.

About 81% of students who apply get accepted. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

Roughly 27% of students at UNLV take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,589 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UNLV is $36,500.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
100 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Paul Mitchell the School Reno is 226, which includes 150 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Roughly 74% of students at Paul Mitchell the School Reno take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,776 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
99 Yearly Degrees

This school’s student loan default rate of 11.9% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $22,200 during the early-career years.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
93 Yearly Degrees

There are 213 students at Milan Institute of Cosmetology-Reno in total, 213 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

70% of Milan Institute of Cosmetology-Reno students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,962 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Milan Institute of Cosmetology-Reno is $15,900.

#23

Expertise Cosmetology Institute

Las Vegas, Nevada
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
90 Yearly Degrees

Approximately 75% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $9,500 a year.

Students who graduate from Expertise Cosmetology Institute with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $17,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
86 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at International Academy of Style is 52, which includes 52 full-time undergraduates. International Academy of Style has a freshman retention rate of 89%, which is a good sign that once students arrive at the school, they want to stay.

Approximately 62% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,898 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

#25

L Makeup Institute

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

There are 69 full-time undergraduates at L Makeup Institute, and 69 students altogether. The freshman retention rate at L Makeup Institute is 89%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

Approximately 39% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $11,983 a year.

Other Nevada Trade Schools

Rank School Yearly Graduations
26 Carrington College, Reno 63
27 Las Vegas College 18
28 Nevada State College 13
29 University of Phoenix - Nevada 3
30 Institute of Professional Careers 1
31 DeVry University - Nevada 0

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