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Number of
4-year colleges in Nevada

71,431

Students attending
4-year colleges in Nevada

$14,621

Average
in-state tuition

$17,473

Average
out-of-state tuition

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Academy of Hair Design-Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Academy of Hair Design-Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Total undergraduates: 359
Acceptance rate: -
Average annual cost: $13,854
Average salary: $15,600
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Carson City Beauty Academy

Carson City, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Carson City Beauty Academy

Carson City, NV

Total undergraduates: 138
Acceptance rate: -
Average annual cost: $15,184
Average salary: -
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Marinello Schools of Beauty-Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Marinello Schools of Beauty-Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Total undergraduates: 633
Acceptance rate: -
Average annual cost: $16,503
Average salary: $21,200
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Marinello Schools of Beauty-Reno

Reno, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Marinello Schools of Beauty-Reno

Reno, NV

Total undergraduates: 349
Acceptance rate: -
Average annual cost: $14,460
Average salary: -
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Nevada Career Institute

Las Vegas, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Nevada Career Institute

Las Vegas, NV

Total undergraduates: 360
Acceptance rate: 100%
Average annual cost: $23,383
Average salary: $28,100
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Nevada State College

Henderson, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Nevada State College

Henderson, NV

Total undergraduates: 3,534
Acceptance rate: 76%
Average annual cost: -
Average salary: -
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Nevada System of Higher Education-System Office

Reno, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Nevada System of Higher Education-System Office

Reno, NV

Total undergraduates: -
Acceptance rate: -
Average annual cost: -
Average salary: -
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Sierra Nevada College

Incline Village, NV

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

Sierra Nevada College

Incline Village, NV

Total undergraduates: 533
Acceptance rate: 51%
Average annual cost: $26,370
Average salary: $44,900
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

University of Nevada - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

526 Forbes

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

University of Nevada - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Total undergraduates: 27,561
Acceptance rate: 82%
Average annual cost: -
Average salary: $43,200
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Best colleges in Nevada 2018

University of Nevada - Reno

Reno, NV

380 Forbes

Best colleges in Nevada 2018

University of Nevada - Reno

Reno, NV

Total undergraduates: 20,196
Acceptance rate: 82%
Average annual cost: -
Average salary: $45,000
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Our Methodology

We show up to 10 universities for our "best colleges" section. These universities are chosen based on Forbes or US News rank (depending on what you've chosen) and sorted alphabetically. If there are fewer than 10 universities that are Forbes (or US News) ranked, we add alphabetically. Forbes' 2016 Rank of America's Best Colleges factors in post-graduate success (including salaries and awards like MacArthur Fellowships, National Academy of Sciences seats, and performing arts honors), student debt, student satisfaction, graduation rate, and academic success (which includes how many students go on to get advanced degrees or receive prestigious fellowships).

Read more about the rankings. US News' 2016 Best Colleges Rankings are also based on a variety of factors, including graduation and retention rates, undergraduate academic reputation, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources, graduation rate, and alumni giving rate. Read more about their methodology. You can also sign up for a free RaiseMe profile to customize your college search by location, popular majors and more!

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