Electrical Engineering in Nevada

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Schools Offering Electrical Engineering Programs in Nevada


Each year, roughly 0.2% of Nevada students graduate with degrees in electrical engineering. In other words, every year an estimated 96 electrical engineers graduate from Nevada's 7 electrical engineering schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nevada that has a electrical engineering program is Career College of Northern Nevada. Career College of Northern Nevada, which was ranked 71st in the country in 2010, is located in Sparks. 28 students graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from Career College of Northern Nevada in 2010.

ITT Technical Institute-Henderson, which was ranked 79th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a electrical engineering program. It is located in Henderson. In 2010, ITT Technical Institute-Henderson graduated 39 students from its electrical engineering program. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson charged in-state students $18,048 in tuition fees per year.

Truckee Meadows Community College, which was ranked 79th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Nevada that has a electrical engineering program. It is located in Reno. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Truckee Meadows Community College electrical engineering program. Students at Truckee Meadows Community College paid $2,243 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Electrical engineering schools in Nevada, charge students an average tuition of $6,601 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $18,048 per year, or as little as $2,243 per year. The Nevada electrical engineering schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson - located in Henderson, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. DeVry University-Nevada - located in Henderson, students are charged $14,826 per year
  3. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Nevada electrical engineering schools were charged at the following schools:

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

An electrical engineering degree from a Nevada school... what next?

The highest percentage of electrical engineering graduates in Nevada pursue careers as an electrical engineer. 470 electrical engineers were working in Nevada in 2010. In Nevada, the largest numbers of electrical engineers work in the following counties:

  1. Pinal County - 220 electrical engineers
  2. Clark County - 180 electrical engineers
  3. Churchill County

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of electrical engineers is expected to grow by 16% by 2018. There are projected to be 700 electrical engineers working in the Nevada then.

Salary

An electrical engineer in Nevada earns $90,760 per year on average. But, salaries for electrical engineers can vary. In 2010, electrical engineers made as little as less than $56,600 per year or as much as more than $141,450 per year in Nevada. On average an electrical engineer earns the most in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Churchill County - $95,590 per year
  2. Clark County - $93,840 per year
  3. Pinal County - $90,790 per year

On average, electrical engineers earns the least in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Pinal County - $90,790 per year
  2. Clark County - $93,840 per year
  3. Churchill County - $95,590 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in electrical engineering. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as electrical engineering or civil engineering.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering in Nevada
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering in Nevada
  • Certificate in Electrical Engineering in Nevada

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,614 miles from location ITT Technical Institute North Las Vegas NV n/a n/a n/a
7,617 miles from location College of Southern Nevada Las Vegas NV 8.76905 n/a 42,108
7,783 miles from location Truckee Meadows Community College Reno NV 11.7657 n/a 12,942
7,792 miles from location Western Nevada College Carson City NV 8.29894 n/a 5,229
7,609 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Henderson Henderson NV 21.4047 100% 1,193
7,782 miles from location Career College of Northern Nevada Sparks NV 29.3303 100% 536
7,613 miles from location DeVry University-Nevada Henderson NV 10.9227 96% 373
 

Curious what studying Electrical Engineering 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
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians + 1,370 $65,200 39.8%
2
Electrical Engineers + 470 $90,760
 

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