Music in Nevada

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Schools Offering Music Programs in Nevada


Around 0.2% of Nevada's graduates graduate from music degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 97 musicians graduate from Nevada's 5 music schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nevada with a music program is University of Nevada-Las Vegas, which is located in Las Vegas. In 2010, it was ranked 70th nationwide. In 2010, 58 students graduated from University of Nevada-Las Vegas' music program. Students at University of Nevada-Las Vegas paid $5,808 per year in tuition fees.

University of Nevada-Reno, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a music program. It is located in Reno. 33 students graduated with degree in music from University of Nevada-Reno in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Nevada-Reno was $5,561 per year.

The third-ranked school in Nevada that has a music program is Truckee Meadows Community College. Truckee Meadows Community College, which was ranked 88th in the country in 2010, is located in Reno. Students at Truckee Meadows Community College paid $2,243 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Nevada's music schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $3,620 per year, though tuition can range from $5,808 per year to $2,243 per year. The Nevada music schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  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 music schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Nevada were:

  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

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

The following counties have the largest number of Nevada musicians:

  1. Clark County - 400 musicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of musicians in the state of Nevada will grow to 1,750. This would require a 12% growth in the profession.

Salary

musicians in Nevada make an average of $0 per year.

The musicians with highest average salaries in Nevada were:

  1. Horn Player - per year

On average, the lowest paid musicians in Nevada were:

  1. Horn Player - per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in music in Nevada and to compare salaries with various related fields such as music or audio engineering, 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 Music in Nevada
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music in Nevada
  • Master's Degree in Music in Nevada
  • Doctoral Degree in Music 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
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
 

Curious what studying Music 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)
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Musicians and Singers + 520 n/a -43.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are music related jobs in Nevada