Nevada In State Total Cost Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Nevada by In State Total Cost for 2023

Cheapest Colleges in Nevada by In State Total Cost

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Nevada these are the least expensive in state colleges to consider.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published in state total cost. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state total cost with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Nevada list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

Total cost may factor in an estimated off-campus living expense if a school doens't provide housing. This estimate may vary widely by college. To view a rank by academic fees alone please see our Nevada tuition ranking.

The most affordable four year colleges in Nevada are listed by one year's in state total cost list price for the 2021/2022 school year. Total cost includes tuition, room and board or estimated off campus living expenses, books and supplies and other fees.

What is the cheapest college in Nevada? Leading the colleges list is Great Basin College in Elko with an in state total cost of $11,263.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

Nevada's Cheapest Colleges by In State Total Cost
College In State Total Cost Rating Value
#1 Great Basin College

Elko, Public Not For Profit

$11,263 NA NA
#2 College of Southern Nevada

Las Vegas, Public Not For Profit

$15,852 NA NA
#3 University of Phoenix Las Vegas Campus

Las Vegas, Private For Profit

$17,521 NA NA
#4 University of Phoenix Northern Nevada Campus

Reno, Private For Profit

$17,550 NA NA
#5 Nevada State College

Henderson, Public Not For Profit

$18,205 NA NA
#6 Western Nevada College

Carson City, Public Not For Profit

$18,929 NA NA
#7 University of Nevada Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Public Not For Profit

$21,489 51 36
#8 University of Nevada Reno

Reno, Public Not For Profit

$22,004 58 46
#9 DeVry University Nevada

Henderson, Private For Profit

$24,345 NA NA
#10 Morrison University

Reno, Private For Profit

$25,672 NA NA
#11 Sierra Nevada University

Incline Village, Private Not For Profit

$51,233 45 11