Nursing Schools In Nevada

Nevada has 14 accredited nursing schools where nursing faculty who teach nursing classes can find employment. The trends in Nevada's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. College of Southern Nevada

    6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164

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  2. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

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  3. University of Nevada-Reno

    Reno, Nevada 89557

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  4. Great Basin College

    1500 College Parkway, Elko, Nevada 89801

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  5. Truckee Meadows Community College

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

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  6. Western Nevada College

    2201 West College Parkway, Carson City, Nevada 89703-7399

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  7. Kaplan College-Las Vegas Campus

    3535 W. Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89102

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  8. University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus

    7455 W Washington Ave, Las Vegas, Nevada 89128-4340

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  9. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson

    168 N Gibson Rd, Henderson, Nevada 89014

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  10. Nevada State College

    1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, Nevada 89002

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  11. University of Southern Nevada

    11 Sunset Way, Henderson, Nevada 89014

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  12. Carrington College_??_??_Las Vegas

    5740 South Eastern Ave., Ste. 140, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119-1642

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  13. Carrington College_??_??_Reno

    5580 Kietzke Ln, Reno, Nevada 89511

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  14. Touro University Nevada

    874 American Pacific Drive, Henderson, Nevada 89014

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Nursing Employment

Nevada 25,610
National 5,150,780

Of all of the nursing professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Nursing professionals In Nevada

23,890 24,490 25,700 24,980 25,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Nevada, nursing is a growing field. There were 1,720 more nursing professionals working in Nevada in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 7% growth in the field. This growth is slower than the change in the number of nursing professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of nursing professionals has grown by 7% from 2006 to 2010.

Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$67,672 $66,706 $60,260 $63,078 $66,038
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to nursing professionals are declining in Nevada. Nursing professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $67,672 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $66,038 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Nevada

10th percentile
$38,280
25th percentile
$50,520
50th percentile
$62,386
75th percentile
$74,214
90th percentile
$91,926

This represents a decline in salaries of 2%. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. Within the field of nursing, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid nursing professionals earning 140% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Nevada state.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Nevada

BSN
$75,320
Forensic Nursing
$86,675
Gerontology
$66,838
Nursing
$66,038
RN to BSN
$75,320

In Nevada, nursing professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada

associate
6
bachelor
8
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
5
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The number of students graduating from the 14 accredited nursing schools in Nevada is increasing. In 2006, 9 students graduated from nursing courses in Nevada. And in 2010, 965 students graduated.

Thus there was a 10622% percent increase in the number of nursing school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada. A majority of these graduates, or 33%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in nursing.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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