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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Nevada


Around 2.1% of Nevada's graduates graduate from nursing degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 911 nurses graduate from Nevada's 12 BSN schools.

Top Schools

University of Nevada-Las Vegas, which is located in Las Vegas, is the top-ranked school in Nevada that has a BSN program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Nevada-Las Vegas graduated 163 students from its BSN program. The tuition rate at University of Nevada-Las Vegas was $5,808 per year.

The second-ranked school in Nevada with a BSN program is University of Nevada-Reno, which is located in Reno. In 2010, it was ranked 70th nationwide. In 2010, 111 students graduated from University of Nevada-Reno BSN program. Students at University of Nevada-Reno paid $5,561 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Nevada that has a BSN program is ITT Technical Institute-Henderson. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson, which was ranked 79th in the country in 2010, is located in Henderson. Students at ITT Technical Institute-Henderson paid $18,048 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Nevada BSN school, average tuition will be $4,661 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,243 per year to $18,048 per year. In 2010, the BSN schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Nevada were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson - located in Henderson, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. University of Nevada-Las Vegas - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $5,808 per year
  3. University of Nevada-Reno - located in Reno, students are charged $5,561 per year

The following Nevada BSN schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Truckee Meadows Community College - located in Reno, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. Great Basin College - located in Elko, students are charged $2,243 per year
  3. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year

A BSN degree from a Nevada school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Nevada nurses:

  1. Clark County - 12,050 nurses
  2. Pinal County - 3,180 nurses
  3. Carson City County - 750 nurses

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of nurses is expected to grow by 19% by 2018. There are projected to be 20,240 nurses working in the Nevada then.

Salary

nurses in Nevada make an average of $75,320 per year. However, this number is only an average. Nurse in Nevada had varying salaries from $49,110 to $96,280 per year in 2010. On average nurse earn the most in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Carson City County - $84,980 per year
  2. Pinal County - $75,170 per year
  3. Clark County - $75,040 per year

The Nevada counties with the lowest average salary for nurses are:

  1. Elko County - $68,900 per year
  2. Churchill County - $74,660 per year
  3. Clark County - $75,040 per year

On average, the highest paid nurses in Nevada were:

  1. Registered Nurse - $75,320 per year

On average, the lowest paid nurses in Nevada were:

  1. Registered Nurse - $75,320 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in nursing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as LPN or RN.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Nursing in Nevada
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing in Nevada
  • Master's Degree in Nursing in Nevada
  • Certificate in Nursing in Nevada

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Registered Nurses 16,780 $75,320 20.0%
 

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