Nevada State College requires a minimum of 124 units to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Nevada State College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Nevada State College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 15% of students who start college at Nevada State College finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Nevada State College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Nevada State College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Nevada State College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Nevada State College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Nevada State College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Nevada State College.
Student Designed Majors
Nevada State College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.
Nevada State College does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Nevada State College
Nevada State College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
✅ Nevada State College offers services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Nevada State College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Nevada State College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ Nevada State College does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
🟨 Nevada State College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
The main library on campus is the Nevada State College Library and there is one other library on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Nevada State College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Nevada State College have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Nevada State College has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Nevada State College include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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