Nevada State College (NSC)

1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, NV

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Nevada State College, a public institution, offers an assortment of degree programs, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in Henderson, Nevada, the school offers a rural setting for students to study in. Nevada State College has a yearly student enrollment of approximately three thousand.

Students can choose from many areas of study, including:

  • Health And Clinical Professions
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences

Students applying for admission are most often asked to submit an application, transcripts, records, test scores and any requested application essays, which will then be reviewed by admissions staff. 66% of those who apply are admitted to this school, of which 36% choose to enroll. More information on admissions can be found at

The cost of tuition is different for in-state and nonresidents. In-state residents pay approximately $4,400 and out-of-state residents pay $15,000 for the year. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.

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Admission Requirements & Details

The information regarding admissions below may provide a better idea of the applicants Nevada State College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment at Nevada State College is around 3,500 students, with undergraduate students making up about 100% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.


Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,900. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $30 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition estimates per year:
    • State Residents: $4,300-$5,100
    • Out-of-State: $15,000-$17,930
  • Charges for part-time students are:
    • In-State: $150-$180 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $310-$370 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid90%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships85%$4,507
Receiving Student Loans31%$4,801

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Nevada State College may provide services to students including:

  • Online course work available
  • Remedial courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Work study style employment

Graduation Rates

Nevada State College has an overall graduation rate which is approximately 14%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years3%
Graduating in 5 Years6%
Graduating in 6 Years4%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program (more info)
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2005)
  • Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program (more info)
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2005)

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies


English Language and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions


Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Resources and Conservation


Security and Protective Services

Visual and Performing Arts

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Contact Information

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