Colleges in Nevada: Ratings & Statistics
There are 47 colleges in Nevada. This is 1% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in Nevada with most colleges are Las Vegas, Reno, Henderson, Elko and Incline Village. You may find a list of all categories of Nevada colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of Nevada of that type.
Top Colleges in Nevada
Visit the top colleges in Nevada. Following is a list of top 5 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- University of Nevada, Reno, Reno
- University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas
- Great Basin College, Elko
- Nevada State College, Henderson
- Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in Nevada based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of Nevada.
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Find in Nevada
Colleges of Nevada are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find Nevada colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (6)
- Private Colleges (27)
- Community Colleges (1)
- Universities (9)
- Training Schools (5)