Nevada Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2016

How much does it cost to attend college in Nevada?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Nevada was $10,747 for the 2015-2016 academic year. This is $2,839 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Nevada in the middle of the pack as the 35th most expensive and 18th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $16 from the 2014-2015 average of $10,731 and represents a 0.15% annual increase. The list of Nevada colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 18 colleges and universities in Nevada, the most popular being University of Nevada Las Vegas with 19,781 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $6,277. Sierra Nevada College is the most expensive in Nevada with an in-state tuition of $29,015.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Nevada colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Nevada or cheap Nevada colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2015-2016 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Explore Nevada Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
College of Southern Nevada
Las Vegas, 9,289 Students
$2,640 n/a n/a
DeVry University Nevada
Henderson, 203 Students
$15,835 n/a n/a
Everest College Henderson
Henderson, 595 Students
$12,864 n/a n/a
Great Basin College
Elko, 919 Students
$2,640 n/a n/a
International Academy of Design and Technology Henderson
Henderson, 257 Students
$14,400 n/a n/a
ITT Technical Institute Henderson
Henderson, 332 Students
$17,748 n/a n/a
ITT Technical Institute Las Vegas
North Las Vegas, 420 Students
$17,748 n/a n/a
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Las Vegas
Las Vegas, 587 Students
$14,050 n/a n/a
Morrison University
Reno, 143 Students
$6,324 n/a n/a
Nevada State College
Henderson, 1,273 Students
$4,253 n/a n/a
Sierra Nevada College
Incline Village, 896 Students
$29,015 n/a n/a
The Art Institute of Las Vegas
Henderson, 723 Students
$17,317 n/a n/a
Truckee Meadows Community College
Reno, 2,823 Students
$2,640 n/a n/a
University of Nevada Las Vegas
Las Vegas, 19,781 Students
$6,277 31 60
University of Nevada Reno
Reno, 15,266 Students
$5,978 46 66
University of Phoenix Las Vegas Campus
Las Vegas, 2,500 Students
$10,531 n/a n/a
University of Phoenix Northern Nevada Campus
Reno, 401 Students
$10,560 n/a n/a
Western Nevada College
Carson City, 1,285 Students
$2,640 n/a n/a

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