Graduate Programs in Nevada
Enjoy warm weather? If so, you may want to look into graduate schools in Nevada. Nearly three-quarters of Nevada's people live in Clark County, which contains the Las Vegas–Paradise metropolitan area and the state’s largest cities (Las Vegas, Reno, Paradise, Sunrise Manor and more).i
Nevada is the gambling capital of the United States, but also a leading entertainment center. Major resorts include Lake Tahoe, Reno and Las Vegas. Other tourist attractions and recreation areas include Lake Mead, the Hoover Dam, Virginia City and the Great Basin National Park. It’s easy to see that the economy of Nevada is directly tied to tourism- it even has the most hotel rooms per capita in the entire United States! ii
Nevada has a population of 2,839,099 as of the 2014 estimate, which is a 5.1% change from 2010. 22.4% of the residents have a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the median household annual income is $52,800. The driest state in the nation, with an average annual rainfall of only about 7 in., much of Nevada is uninhabited, sagebrush-covered desert.iii
If studying in Nevada sounds like fun, check out the graduate degree programs below and get started on your education.
|Population||Median Household Income||Median Gross Rent||% of person having a bachelor's degree or higher|
|North Las Vegasvii||216,961||$53,751||$1,118||15.0%|
In addition to the Masters of Science in HDFS, graduate students may work with HDFS faculty who hold joint appointments with the Interdisciplinary Doc...
The University of Nevada Reno's Interdisciplinary Ph.D.
Program offers an online MSN degree for Family Nurse Practitioner or Nurse Educator and offers an online PhD in Nursing with an emphasis in nursing ed...
The Department of Psychology at UNLV has Ph.D. programs in Clinical and Experimental Psychology. The Clinical Psychology program is APA accredited and...
Degree: Doctorate, Master
The Department of Leisure Studies offers a program of study that provides students with the theory, knowledge, and skills needed to assume management...
The Department of ICS offers the Master of Education (M.Ed.) and the Master of Science (M.S.) degrees. Both degrees require a minimum of 36 semester h...
Degree: Doctorate, Master
At Sierra Nevada College, our low-residency Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing program strives to bring out ...
The University of Nevada, Reno now offers an online Master of Social Work degree. It is one of the only online MSW programs solely structured around advanced generalist practice (AGP), which prepares versatile social workers equipped for an era of in...