Nevada Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Nevada by Out of State Tuition for 2023

Cheapest Colleges in Nevada by Out of State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university in Nevada but aren't a state resident, these are the least expensive out of state colleges to consider. Additionally, if you are a foreign citizen and cannot qualify for in-state tuition, these are the cheapest universities in Nevada for international students.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published out of state tuition. 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 out of state tuition 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.

The most affordable four year colleges in Nevada are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2021/2022 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Nevada? Leading the colleges list is Morrison University in Reno with an out of state tuition of $6,324.

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 Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Morrison University

Reno, Private For Profit

$6,324 NA NA
#2 University of Phoenix Las Vegas Campus

Las Vegas, Private For Profit

$10,531 NA NA
#3 University of Phoenix Northern Nevada Campus

Reno, Private For Profit

$10,560 NA NA
#4 College of Southern Nevada

Las Vegas, Public Not For Profit

$10,979 NA NA
#5 Western Nevada College

Carson City, Public Not For Profit

$10,979 NA NA
#6 Great Basin College

Elko, Public Not For Profit

$12,644 NA NA
#7 DeVry University Nevada

Henderson, Private For Profit

$15,835 NA NA
#8 Nevada State College

Henderson, Public Not For Profit

$18,765 NA NA
#9 University of Nevada Reno

Reno, Public Not For Profit

$23,562 58 46
#10 University of Nevada Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Public Not For Profit

$24,040 51 36
#11 Sierra Nevada University

Incline Village, Private Not For Profit

$34,319 45 11