Nevada State College

Henderson, NV 89002

Nevada State College is a public institution in Henderson, Nevada. It is a small school, with an annual enrollment just below 3,400 students. It is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education, along with seven other campuses located throughout the state. The college opened its doors in 2002. The main campus is in the foothills of Henderson and includes 509 acres of land. Close to half of the students that graduate from Nevada State College earn a nursing degree, making it the most popular field of study at the college. The first permanent building on the campus was built in 2008. The Liberal Arts & Sciences Building includes 42,000 square feet of high-tech classrooms, simulation labs, and faculty offices.

The Nevada State College School of Nursing has three BSN programs that are accredited by the CCNE. Students may apply to the traditional BSN, accelerated BSN, or RN to BSN program, depending on their previous education. Students with a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field may apply to the accelerated BSN program. The traditional BSN track includes full-time and part-time plans. The RN to BSN program is offered entirely online, providing a convenient option for working registered nurses. The school has partnerships with clinics and hospitals to provide hands-on learning. 

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate71%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated BSN
  3. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 130

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Nevada State College

University of Nevada-Las Vegas
13.99 miles away
College of Southern Nevada
20.26 miles away
Nevada Career Institute - Las Vegas
24.97 miles away
Dixie State University
108.36 miles away
Southern Utah University
155.66 miles away
Four - D College - Victorville
167.25 miles away
Santa Barbara Business College - Rancho Mirage
171.78 miles away
California State University-San Bernardino
183.39 miles away
Sierra Pacific College
184.31 miles away
United Education International College (UEI), San Bernardino
187.51 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
07/13/2011 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/15/2005 - Current

Admissions

76%

Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$12,771

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$10,740
30k to 48k$10,846
48k to 75k$13,700
75k to 110k$16,401
Over 110k$17,164
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

55%

Recipients

$4,245

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

37%

Recipients

$3,642

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

39%

Recipients

$7,564

Average Amount

Student Population

3,747

Undergrads

0

Graduates

2,825

Women

922

Men

41%

Full-time

59%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
36%
Hispanic
27%
Asian
12%
Black/African American
9%
Race/ethnicity unknown
8%
Two or more races
5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
2%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Nevada state board of nursing
Nevada State College
1125 Nevada State Drive
Henderson, NV 89002
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