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Art Schools In Nevada

Art classes faculty can choose to work at one of 9 accredited art schools in Nevada. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in art in the state of Nevada, which encompasses art training at the following levels:


  1. College of Southern Nevada

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

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  2. The Art Institute of Las Vegas

    2350 Corporate Circle, Henderson, Nevada 89074-7737

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  3. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

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  4. University of Nevada-Reno

    Reno, Nevada 89557

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Great Basin College

    1500 College Parkway, Elko, Nevada 89801

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  6. Sierra Nevada College

    999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, Nevada 89451

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  7. Truckee Meadows Community College

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

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  8. Western Nevada College

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

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  9. International Academy of Design and Technology in Henderson

    2495 Village View Dr, Henderson, Nevada 89074

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Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Art Employment

Nevada 710
National 78,930

Of all of the art professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Art professionals In Nevada

300 170 420 420 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Art is a growing field in Nevada. In Nevada, 260 more art professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 87% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the national trend for art professionals which shows a 2% decrease in the number of art professionals working around the nation.

Art VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$38,023 $39,467 $41,745 $46,215 $48,978
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Nevada, as the number of art professionals is growing, the salaries earned by art professionals are increasing. In 2006 art professionals made a mean salary of $38,023 per year, and in 2010 they made $48,978 per year.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Nevada

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Thus, there was a 22% growth in art professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of art, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid art professionals earning 185% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Nevada state.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Nevada

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design

Art professionals in Nevada earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of art professionals is increasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 9 accredited art schools in Nevada state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 224 art graduates from art courses in Nevada and in 2010 there were 292 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of art school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada by 30%. Most of these graduates, or 42%, earned a bachelor's degree in art.

Art Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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