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Teaching Schools in Nevada

There are ten Nevada schools offering teaching programs. In 2010, 971 students graduated with degrees from Nevada teaching schools. 468 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 321 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

902 students graduate from programs in Nevada in teaching, on average, every year. Specifically, 47 students graduated with teaching certificates, 134 with an associate's level degree, 468 with a bachelor's level degree, 321 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Ten teaching schools are in this state. Of these, while three schools are private, seven schools are public. Public teaching school tuition varies from $2,243 to $5,808, while private teaching school tuition varies from $10,500 to $24,515.

Average tuition for teaching programs is $5,455. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $2,243 per year, is at Great Basin College, while the highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $24,515 each year, is at Sierra Nevada College.

Nevada teaching schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Teaching Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

902 students graduate from programs in Nevada in teaching, on average, every year. Specifically, 47 students graduated with teaching certificates, 134 with an associate's level degree, 468 with a bachelor's level degree, 321 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Teaching Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 11
  • Certificate 2007: 28
  • Certificate 2008: 37
  • Certificate 2009: 42
  • Certificate 2010: 47
  • Associate 2006: 63
  • Associate 2007: 71
  • Associate 2008: 145
  • Associate 2009: 121
  • Associate 2010: 134
  • Bachelor 2006: 570
  • Bachelor 2007: 465
  • Bachelor 2008: 421
  • Bachelor 2009: 421
  • Bachelor 2010: 468
  • Master 2006: 123
  • Master 2007: 144
  • Master 2008: 229
  • Master 2009: 332
  • Master 2010: 321
  • Doctorate 2006: 1
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 3
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Teaching Program Availability in Nevada

Nevada schools offer a total of 63 teaching programs. Of these programs, about 57.1% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Teaching Program Availability in Nevada

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 36
  • Master: 10
  • Doctorate: 1

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 42705
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 46275
  • 75th Percentile:
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Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33410
  • 25th Percentile: 36090
  • Median: 43720
  • 75th Percentile: 77210
  • 90th Percentile: 102220

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34230
  • 25th Percentile: 39280
  • Median: 60540
  • 75th Percentile: 107380
  • 90th Percentile: 137910

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 56390
  • 75th Percentile:
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Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35440
  • 25th Percentile: 44130
  • Median: 69020
  • 75th Percentile: 92100
  • 90th Percentile: 135650

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 75830
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Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 59450
  • 75th Percentile:
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Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38150
  • Median Salary 2007: 39585
  • Median Salary 2008: 41165
  • Median Salary 2009: 42120
  • Median Salary 2010: 42705
  • Total Employed 2006: 300
  • Total Employed 2007: 305
  • Total Employed 2008: 305
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 265

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41340
  • Median Salary 2007: 42895
  • Median Salary 2008: 44605
  • Median Salary 2009: 45640
  • Median Salary 2010: 46275
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 85
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36430
  • Median Salary 2007: 44215
  • Median Salary 2008: 52000
  • Median Salary 2009: 51130
  • Median Salary 2010: 43720
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 225
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42800
  • Median Salary 2007: 48470
  • Median Salary 2008: 58390
  • Median Salary 2009: 63010
  • Median Salary 2010: 60540
  • Total Employed 2006: 450
  • Total Employed 2007: 460
  • Total Employed 2008: 530
  • Total Employed 2009: 520
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50380
  • Median Salary 2007: 52275
  • Median Salary 2008: 54360
  • Median Salary 2009: 55620
  • Median Salary 2010: 56390
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 65
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56120
  • Median Salary 2007: 53315
  • Median Salary 2008: 50510
  • Median Salary 2009: 60050
  • Median Salary 2010: 69020
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 75
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67750
  • Median Salary 2007: 70295
  • Median Salary 2008: 73100
  • Median Salary 2009: 74795
  • Median Salary 2010: 75830
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 75
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53110
  • Median Salary 2007: 55105
  • Median Salary 2008: 57305
  • Median Salary 2009: 58635
  • Median Salary 2010: 59450
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 175
  • Total Employed 2010: 165

Nevada vs National Teaching Employment

Nevada vs National Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Nevada: 0.311% (1340)

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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 in a rural area and Western offers one teaching program. 5,207 students pursue degrees in 57 programs at this public school, overall. This school is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering programs in teaching.

2. Nevada State College

1125 Nevada State Drive
Henderson, NV 89002
(702) 992-2000

Nevada State College, which is just a few miles from Henderson, is in a rural area. This school offers six teaching programs. This small school offers six degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching to students. 2,988 students seek degrees in 24 NSC programs, overall.

3. Great Basin College

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

Great Basin College is located in Elko, NV. This school offers 14 programs in teaching. Of those, students are offered three certificates in teaching by it, two teaching degrees at the associate's level, and nine bachelor's level degrees in teaching. GBC is one of 7 public post-secondary institutions in Nevada.

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, which is 7.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Reno, NV. It offers two teaching programs. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level teaching degree by this school and one teaching degree at the master's level. Phoenix is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering teaching in terms of programs.

5. The University of Nevada - Reno

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

The University of Nevada-Reno is near the heart of downtown. Nevada offers 13 programs in teaching. More specifically, it offers students ten degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching and three master's level teaching degrees. Nevada is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Nevada. Nevada ranks tenth in terms of enrollment in the state of Nevada.

6. Sierra Nevada College

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

Sierra Nevada College is located in Incline Village, NV. SNC offers three programs in teaching. This school offers students three master's level degrees in teaching. Overall, 1,034 students seek degrees in 16 Sierra Nevada College programs. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering programs in teaching.

7. 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 center of the city. This school offers two teaching programs. Of those, UOPX offers one degree at the bachelor's level in teaching to students and one teaching degree at the master's level. This medium-sized school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

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 13 teaching programs. More specifically, UNLV offers one certificate in teaching to students, nine teaching degrees at the bachelor's level, two master's level degrees in teaching, and one degree at the doctorate level in teaching. UNLV is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 28,203 students seek degrees in 218 UNLV programs. This university is the second largest institution in the state of Nevada offering teaching in terms of programs.

9. The College of Southern Nevada

6375 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89146-1164
(702) 651-5000

The College of Southern Nevada, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Las Vegas, NV. This school offers five teaching programs. Out of those, it offers one teaching certificate to students and four associate's level teaching degrees. CSN is a public 4-year institution. This school is the biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering teaching.

10. Truckee Meadows Community College

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

Truckee Meadows Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Reno, NV. It offers four programs in teaching. Specifically, students are offered three teaching certificates by this community college and one associate's level degree in teaching. 12,587 students seek degrees in 88 programs at this college, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks sixth in the state of Nevada.