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Computer Science Schools in Nevada

There are seven schools in the state of Nevada offering computer science programs. In 2010, 180 students graduated from programs at Nevada computer science schools. 142 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 27 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

160 students graduate from computer science programs in Nevada, on average, every year. Out of those, one student graduated with computer science certificates, ten with a degree at the associate's level, 142 with a bachelor's level degree, and 27 with a master's level degree.

Seven computer science schools are in this state. Out of these, three schools are private, while four schools are public. While private computer science school tuition varies from $9,975 to $24,515, tuition at a public computer science school varies from $2,243 to $5,808.

Average tuition for computer science programs is $6,100. The highest tuition for programs in computer science, which is $24,515 per year, is at Sierra Nevada College, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $2,243 every year, is at Great Basin College.

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

Computer Science Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

160 students graduate from computer science programs in Nevada, on average, every year. Out of those, one student graduated with computer science certificates, ten with a degree at the associate's level, 142 with a bachelor's level degree, and 27 with a master's level degree.

Computer Science Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 2
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 2
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Associate 2006: 6
  • Associate 2007: 7
  • Associate 2008: 11
  • Associate 2009: 12
  • Associate 2010: 10
  • Bachelor 2006: 131
  • Bachelor 2007: 100
  • Bachelor 2008: 88
  • Bachelor 2009: 132
  • Bachelor 2010: 142
  • Master 2006: 27
  • Master 2007: 34
  • Master 2008: 41
  • Master 2009: 34
  • Master 2010: 27

Computer Science Program Availability in Nevada

Nevada schools offer a total of 13 computer science programs. Of these programs, about 38.5% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Computer Science Program Availability in Nevada

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 3

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28700
  • 25th Percentile: 35200
  • Median: 45400
  • 75th Percentile: 57190
  • 90th Percentile: 68930

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30470
  • 25th Percentile: 51180
  • Median: 71050
  • 75th Percentile: 89270
  • 90th Percentile: 110470

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Systems Software — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53750
  • 25th Percentile: 65280
  • Median: 80810
  • 75th Percentile: 101540
  • 90th Percentile: 124820

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39630
  • 25th Percentile: 52190
  • Median: 65890
  • 75th Percentile: 78040
  • 90th Percentile: 89480

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45030
  • 25th Percentile: 59120
  • Median: 73150
  • 75th Percentile: 89180
  • 90th Percentile: 106270

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42610
  • 25th Percentile: 52110
  • Median: 69170
  • 75th Percentile: 85030
  • 90th Percentile: 104480

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

Software Developers, Applications — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49550
  • 25th Percentile: 59350
  • Median: 76380
  • 75th Percentile: 93590
  • 90th Percentile: 110880

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 83895
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 66760
  • 25th Percentile: 80760
  • Median: 99140
  • 75th Percentile: 122890
  • 90th Percentile: 149650

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34510
  • Median Salary 2007: 39750
  • Median Salary 2008: 42280
  • Median Salary 2009: 44440
  • Median Salary 2010: 45400
  • Total Employed 2006: 3590
  • Total Employed 2007: 3260
  • Total Employed 2008: 4070
  • Total Employed 2009: 4230
  • Total Employed 2010: 4280

Web Developers — Employment Trend

Web Developers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61570
  • Median Salary 2007: 67600
  • Median Salary 2008: 70610
  • Median Salary 2009: 73570
  • Median Salary 2010: 71050
  • Total Employed 2006: 1250
  • Total Employed 2007: 1110
  • Total Employed 2008: 910
  • Total Employed 2009: 810
  • Total Employed 2010: 870

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Applications — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73310
  • Median Salary 2007: 74210
  • Median Salary 2008: 72040
  • Median Salary 2009: 71700
  • Median Salary 2010: 76380
  • Total Employed 2006: 1230
  • Total Employed 2007: 1180
  • Total Employed 2008: 1280
  • Total Employed 2009: 1380
  • Total Employed 2010: 1510

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55310
  • Median Salary 2007: 56780
  • Median Salary 2008: 64860
  • Median Salary 2009: 66090
  • Median Salary 2010: 65890
  • Total Employed 2006: 1110
  • Total Employed 2007: 1130
  • Total Employed 2008: 1410
  • Total Employed 2009: 1420
  • Total Employed 2010: 1610

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68650
  • Median Salary 2007: 71980
  • Median Salary 2008: 70730
  • Median Salary 2009: 72300
  • Median Salary 2010: 73150
  • Total Employed 2006: 1540
  • Total Employed 2007: 1870
  • Total Employed 2008: 1910
  • Total Employed 2009: 1880
  • Total Employed 2010: 1650

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60830
  • Median Salary 2007: 66310
  • Median Salary 2008: 67020
  • Median Salary 2009: 70400
  • Median Salary 2010: 69170
  • Total Employed 2006: 1700
  • Total Employed 2007: 1430
  • Total Employed 2008: 1330
  • Total Employed 2009: 1110
  • Total Employed 2010: 1020

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88300
  • Median Salary 2007: 91680
  • Median Salary 2008: 94480
  • Median Salary 2009: 99170
  • Median Salary 2010: 99140
  • Total Employed 2006: 1160
  • Total Employed 2007: 1310
  • Total Employed 2008: 1280
  • Total Employed 2009: 1180
  • Total Employed 2010: 1250

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 99330
  • Median Salary 2007: 104970
  • Median Salary 2008: 80930
  • Median Salary 2009: 82400
  • Median Salary 2010: 83895
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

Software Developers, Systems Software — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75110
  • Median Salary 2007: 81250
  • Median Salary 2008: 80710
  • Median Salary 2009: 81720
  • Median Salary 2010: 80810
  • Total Employed 2006: 1100
  • Total Employed 2007: 1180
  • Total Employed 2008: 1430
  • Total Employed 2009: 1540
  • Total Employed 2010: 1280

Nevada vs National Computer Science Employment

Nevada vs National Computer Science Employment

  • Employed in Nevada: 0.446% (13510)

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1. Western Nevada College

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

Western Nevada College offers three programs in computer science. Of those, it offers students two certificates in computer science and one computer science degree at the associate's level. WNC, which is very close to Carson City, Nevada, is in a rural area. This school is one of 7 public post-secondary institutions in Nevada. This small school is the third oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering programs in computer science.

2. Great Basin College

1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801
(775) 738-8493

Great Basin College is located in Elko, NV and this school offers one computer science program. This school is one of 7 public post-secondary institutions in Nevada. GBC is the second oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering computer science programs.

3. The University of Nevada - Reno

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

The University of Nevada-Reno offers four computer science programs. Specifically, students are offered two bachelor's level computer science degrees by UNR and two master's level degrees in computer science. UNR is near the center of the city. This public university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering computer science programs.

4. Sierra Nevada College

999 Tahoe Blvd.
Incline Village, NV 89451
(775) 831-1314

Sierra Nevada College is located in Incline Village, NV and it offers one program in computer science. It is a 4-year institution. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering computer science.

5. The University of Phoenix - Las Vegas

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

The University of Phoenix-Las Vegas offers one computer science program and this school is 6.5 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 2,811 students seek degrees in 38 programs at Phoenix. It ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Nevada.

6. Morrison University

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

Morrison University offers one program in computer science and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Reno, NV. It is the oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering computer science programs.

7. 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 computer science programs. More specifically, it offers one degree at the bachelor's level in computer science to students and one master's level degree in computer science. It is near the heart of downtown. 28,203 students seek degrees in 218 programs at UNLV, overall. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering computer science programs.