Nursing Schools in Nevada

The state of Nevada is home to 14 nursing schools. This year (2018) we evaluated 13 schools and our ranking system identified the following nursing schools as the best in Nevada.

NursingExplorer ranking system is statistical. We use the following factors when evaluating schools: NCLEX pass rates, programmatic and institutional accreditations. Learn more about our nursing schools ranking system here.

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Complete List of Nursing Schools in Nevada

Listed below are all nursing schools in Nevada. Please use the sort feature to view which schools have top RN and LPN programs along with their corresponding average NCLEX pass rates. Click on each school's name to view more detail about the school.

There are a total of 14 nursing schools in the state of Nevada. And according to our database 1 schools have been closed permanently.

Institution RN PN RN PN
Great Basin College
Location: Elko, NV
Programs offered: ADN BSN LPN to ADN
100.0%
1
Western Nevada College
Location: Carson City, NV
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
96.9%
2
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral
96.5%
3
Nevada State College
Location: Henderson, NV
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
95.1%
4
University of Nevada-Reno
Location: Reno, NV
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral RN to BSN
92.7%
5
Truckee Meadows Community College
Location: Reno, NV
Programs offered: ADN
92.0%
6
Roseman University of Health Sciences
Location: Henderson, NV
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated BSN
90.9%
7
College of Southern Nevada
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Programs offered: ADN LPN LPN to ADN
90.5% 80.7%
8
2
Everest College-Henderson
Location: Henderson, NV
Programs offered: ADN
90.0%
9
Carrington College-Reno
Location: Reno, NV
Programs offered: ADN
87.4%
10
Touro University Nevada
Location: Henderson, NV
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
87.1% 11
Brightwood College-Las Vegas
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Programs offered: ADN LPN
57.3% 86.5% 12
1
Nevada Career Institute
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Programs offered: LPN
80.5%
3
Nevada Career Institute - Las Vegas
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Programs offered: LPN

Closed Nursing Schools/campuses

The following instructions are closed permanently.

ITT Technical Institute-Henderson (Closed in 2016)
ADN

Nevada's NCLEX-RN pass rate Vs. National Average


Nevada's NCLEX-PN pass rate Vs. National Average