Main Search Results

    From the lights of Las Vegas to the peaks of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Nevada is home to over 50 colleges, universities, and technical schools. As most of the state’s populations resides around Las Vegas and Reno, many of the state’s institutions are found in these metropolitan areas as well. With many mountain ranges, valleys, rivers, and natural areas, The state offers a wide variety of outdoor activities and extra curriculars for students to take advantage of in their free time. The Nevada System of Higher Education, made up of five public Nevada colleges and universities, includes the top ranked University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University of Nevada, Reno (the oldest school in the state), and College of Southern Nevada in Las Vegas. Private schools include Sierra Nevada College and the College of Southern Nevada.

    • University of Nevada-Reno

      University of Nevada-Reno Save

      North Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89557
      47
      Selectivity
      73
      Influence
      80
      Outcomes
      78
      Environment

      Fantastic research opportunities await the traditional and non-traditional students at the University of Nevada-Reno. The school boasts a renowned Chemistry department and School of Mines plus over 12,000 acres devoted to research and field labs statewide. Nearly 300,000 people live ... learn more

      Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Research University, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Land Grant
    • University of Nevada-Las Vegas

      University of Nevada-Las Vegas Save

      4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, NV 89154
      45
      Selectivity
      62
      Education Quality
      77
      Outcomes
      86
      Environment

      "The University of Nevada-Las Vegas bills itself as a "teaching and research university that provides students an excellent education at a reasonable cost." On campus, check out the huge variety of trees, shrubs, and desert plants (take the self-guided tour, ... learn more

      Research University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science
    • Nevada State College

      Nevada State College Save

      1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, NV 89002
      44
      Selectivity

      Nevada State College is college with 3377 students located in Henderson, NV. learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus

      University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus Save

      7455 W Washington Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89128
      30
      Selectivity

      University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus is college with 1754 students located in Las Vegas, NV. learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Open Admissions
    • University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus

      University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus Save

      10345 Professional Circle, Reno, NV 89521
      30
      Selectivity

      University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus is college with 129 students located in Reno, NV. learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Open Admissions
    • DeVry University-Nevada

      DeVry University-Nevada Save

      2490 Paseo Verde Parkway, Ste 150, Henderson, NV 89074
      30
      Selectivity

      DeVry University-Nevada is college with 293 students located in Henderson, NV. learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Morrison University

      Morrison University Save

      10315 Professional Circle, Second Floor, Reno, NV 89521
      23
      Selectivity

      Morrison University is college with 374 students located in Reno, NV. learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Open Admissions, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Career College of Northern Nevada

      Career College of Northern Nevada Save

      1421 Pullman Dr., Sparks, NV 89434
      23
      Selectivity

      Career College of Northern Nevada is an Associate's college with 556 students located in Sparks, NV. learn more

      Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions
    • Truckee Meadows Community College

      Truckee Meadows Community College Save

      7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, NV 89512
      23
      Selectivity

      Truckee Meadows Community College is an Associate's college with 11204 students located in Reno, NV. learn more

      Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions
    • Kaplan College-Las Vegas

      Kaplan College-Las Vegas Save

      3535 W. Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89102
      23
      Selectivity

      Kaplan College-Las Vegas is an Associate's college with 994 students located in Las Vegas, NV. learn more

      Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions
    • Everest College-Henderson

      Everest College-Henderson Save

      170 North Stephaine Suite 145, Henderson, NV 89074
      23
      Selectivity

      Everest College-Henderson is an Associate's college with 915 students located in Henderson, NV. learn more

      Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

    Facts About Colleges in Nevada

    • There are 21 Colleges in Nevada.

    Browse Colleges in Nevada by Majors