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Counseling Schools In Nevada

Counseling classes faculty can choose to work at one of 5 accredited counseling schools in Nevada. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of counseling and counseling training in Nevada, which includes counseling training at the following levels:


  1. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Nevada-Reno

    Reno, Nevada 89557

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Truckee Meadows Community College

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus

    10345 Professional Cir, Ste 200, Reno, Nevada 89251-5862

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Counseling Employment

Nevada 2,550
National 653,240

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

Employment Growth for Counseling professionals In Nevada

2,770 3,030 2,850 2,740 2,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Counseling is a shrinking field in Nevada. There were 480 less counseling professionals working in Nevada in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of counseling has shrunk by 17% in Nevada. This is faster than the trend for counseling professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of counseling professionals has shrunk by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

Counseling VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$44,810 $47,405 $50,773 $54,927 $55,422
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of counseling professionals is declining, the salaries paid to counseling professionals are increasing in Nevada. Counseling professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $44,810 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $55,422 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Nevada

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Thus, there was a 19% growth in counseling professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Nevada, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of counseling. The pay differential between the highest paid counseling professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 107%

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Nevada

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

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


As the number of counseling professionals is decreasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 5 accredited counseling schools in Nevada state is increasing. In Nevada, there were 133 graduates in 2006. And there were 186 graduates from counseling courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of counseling school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada by 40%. 50% of these graduates received an master's degree in counseling.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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