Acting in Nevada

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Schools Offering Acting Programs in Nevada


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Nevada receive acting degrees every year. That means an estimated 45 actors graduate from Nevada's 3 acting schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nevada with a acting program is University of Nevada-Las Vegas, which is located in Las Vegas. In 2010, it was ranked 70th nationwide. In 2010, 35 students graduated from University of Nevada-Las Vegas' acting program. University of Nevada-Las Vegas charged in-state students $5,808 in tuition fees per year.

University of Nevada-Reno, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a acting program. It is located in Reno. 5 students graduated with degree in acting from University of Nevada-Reno in 2010. University of Nevada-Reno charged in-state students $5,561 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Nevada that has a acting program is College of Southern Nevada. College of Southern Nevada, which was ranked 91st in the country in 2010, is located in Las Vegas. 5 students graduated with degree in acting from College of Southern Nevada in 2010. Students at College of Southern Nevada paid $2,243 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Nevada's acting schools ranges from $5,808 per year to $2,243 per year. But, the average tuition is $4,537 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Nevada acting schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Nevada-Las Vegas - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $5,808 per year
  2. University of Nevada-Reno - located in Reno, students are charged $5,561 per year
  3. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year

The acting schools in Nevada that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. University of Nevada-Reno - located in Reno, students are charged $5,561 per year
  3. University of Nevada-Las Vegas - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $5,808 per year

An acting degree from a Nevada school... what next?

The highest percentage of acting graduates in Nevada pursue careers as an actor. If you decide to work as an actor in Nevada, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 380 Nevada actors as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Nevada actors:

  1. Clark County - 360 actors

Salary

An actor in Nevada makes an average of $0 per year.

More Information

For more data regarding a career in acting in Nevada and to compare salaries with various related fields such as art or acting, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Acting in Nevada
  • Bachelor's Degree in Acting in Nevada
  • Master's Degree in Acting in Nevada

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,617 miles from location College of Southern Nevada Las Vegas NV 8.76905 n/a 42,108
7,613 miles from location University of Nevada-Las Vegas Las Vegas NV 30.2847 53% 29,080
7,784 miles from location University of Nevada-Reno Reno NV 29.9905 49% 16,875
 

Curious what studying Acting gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Nevada

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Producers and Directors + 630 $73,630 50.0%
2
Actors + 380 n/a -37.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are acting related jobs in Nevada