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Accounting Schools in Nevada

There are seven schools in the state of Nevada offering accounting programs. In 2010, 364 students graduated from programs at Nevada accounting schools. 277 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 70 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

342 students graduate from programs in this state in accounting, on average, each year. Of those, 17 students graduated with a degree in accounting at the associate's level, 277 with a bachelor's level degree, and 70 with a master's level degree.

Seven accounting schools are located in this state. And out of these, four schools are private, while three schools are public. While public accounting school tuition varies from $2,243 to $5,808, private accounting school tuition varies from $9,975 to $14,826.

Average tuition for programs in accounting is $6,054. The highest tuition for accounting programs, which is $14,826 per year, is at DeVry University-Nevada, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $2,243 per year, is at Western Nevada College.

Nevada schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in accounting.

Accounting Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

342 students graduate from programs in this state in accounting, on average, each year. Of those, 17 students graduated with a degree in accounting at the associate's level, 277 with a bachelor's level degree, and 70 with a master's level degree.

Accounting Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 14
  • Certificate 2007: 7
  • Certificate 2008: 2
  • Certificate 2009: 2
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 9
  • Associate 2007: 15
  • Associate 2008: 18
  • Associate 2009: 24
  • Associate 2010: 17
  • Bachelor 2006: 200
  • Bachelor 2007: 196
  • Bachelor 2008: 248
  • Bachelor 2009: 252
  • Bachelor 2010: 277
  • Master 2006: 49
  • Master 2007: 41
  • Master 2008: 53
  • Master 2009: 75
  • Master 2010: 70

Accounting Program Availability in Nevada

Schools in this state offer a total of 11 accounting programs. Of these programs, around 36.4% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Accounting Program Availability in Nevada

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 3

Career Trends

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36960
  • 25th Percentile: 45440
  • Median: 59300
  • 75th Percentile: 75390
  • 90th Percentile: 92970

Career Trends

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49120
  • Median Salary 2007: 51250
  • Median Salary 2008: 53050
  • Median Salary 2009: 55200
  • Median Salary 2010: 59300
  • Total Employed 2006: 7650
  • Total Employed 2007: 7220
  • Total Employed 2008: 6090
  • Total Employed 2009: 5730
  • Total Employed 2010: 6090

Nevada vs National Accounting Employment

Nevada vs National Accounting Employment

  • Employed in Nevada: 0.568% (6090)

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1. Western Nevada College

2201 West College Parkway
Carson City, NV 89703-7399
(775) 445-3000

Western Nevada College, which is very close to Carson City, Nevada, is located in a rural area. It offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, this school offers one certificate in accounting to students and one accounting degree at the associate's level. It is one of 7 public post-secondary institutions in Nevada. In terms of programs, Western is the second biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering accounting.

2. Everest College - Henderson

170 North Stephaine Suite 145
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 567-1920x148

Everest College-Henderson offers one accounting program and this school is located in the suburbs of Henderson, Nevada. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering accounting.

3. DeVry University - Nevada

2490 Paseo Verde Parkway- Ste 150
Henderson, NV 89074-7120
(702) 933-9700

DeVry University-Nevada offers one program in accounting and DeVry is in the suburbs of Henderson, Nevada. 550 students pursue degrees in 13 programs at this school, overall. It is the third largest institution in the state of Nevada offering accounting.

4. The University of Phoenix - Northern Nevada

10345 Professional Cir- Ste 200
Reno, NV 89251-5862
(775) 828-7999

The University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada is a for-profit 4-year institution. UOPX, which is near the center of the city, is in Reno, NV. It is one of several campuses. Students are offered 18 bachelors level degrees and seven masters level degrees by it. In 2010, 521 students pursued degrees from the 23 programs at this very small school. It offers subjects including communications, public administration, and business administration. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

5. The University of Nevada - Reno

University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557
(775) 784-1110

The University of Nevada-Reno is 0.6 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in accounting. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level accounting degree by this university and one master's level degree in accounting. It is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Nevada. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Nevada offering accounting.

6. The University of Phoenix - Las Vegas

7455 W Washington Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89128-4340
(702) 638-7279

The University of Phoenix-Las Vegas is near the heart of downtown and UPX offers one program in accounting. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering accounting in terms of programs.

7. Morrison University

10315 Professional Circle- Second Floor
Reno, NV 89521
(775) 335-3500

Morrison University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Reno, NV. It offers two programs in accounting. Specifically, it offers students one associate's level degree in accounting and one accounting degree at the bachelor's level. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school ranks eighth in terms of enrollment in the state of Nevada.

8. The University of Nevada - Las Vegas

4505 S Maryland Pky
Las Vegas, NV 89154
(702) 895-3011

The University of Nevada-Las Vegas offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, this university offers students one accounting degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level accounting degree. UNLV is 2.1 miles from the center of the city. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. This big university is the largest institution in the state of Nevada offering accounting in terms of programs.

9. Truckee Meadows Community College

7000 Dandini Blvd
Reno, NV 89512-3999
(775) 673-7000

Truckee Meadows Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1979. This college, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Reno, NV. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Nevada. Students are offered 56 certificates and 32 degrees at the associates level by this community college. In 2010, 12,587 students sought degrees from the 70 programs at this college. This community college offers subjects including dental assisting and pastry arts. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits it. It is the only community college in Nevada.