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Nevada State College

Henderson, NV 4-Year Public

About Nevada State College

Nevada State College is a public, state school located in the suburban setting of Henderson, NV, less than an hour from Las Vegas.

Founded in 2002, Nevada State College currently enrolls around 3,747 students a year, including 3,747 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Nevada State College's endowment was valued at $1,046,345 in 2021. The school spends $2,770 for each full-time student enrolled.

Admissions Facts About Nevada State College

Acceptance rate: 76%

Average GPA: 2.75

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is Nevada State College's acceptance rate?

It is minimally difficult to get into Nevada State College. Nevada State College accepts around 76 percent of applicants each year.

The average high school GPA for a student at Nevada State College is 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Nevada State College a good school?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a college is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

About 72 percent of students who start at Nevada State College come back the next year.

Around 15 percent of students who started at Nevada State College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Nevada State College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Nevada State College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

1300 Nevada State Drive Henderson, NV 89002

Campus Setting: Suburban

Nevada State College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Nevada State College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Nevada State College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Nevada State College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Nevada State College is like? There are approximately 3,747 students enrolled at Nevada State College. 39% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from NV and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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