The Best Nevada Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in Nevada

There are 12 colleges and universities in Nevada enrolling 59,186 full time students in the state's institutions of higher education. Explore the list of top colleges in Nevada below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Nevada offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

For a more local search, filter by zip code or find colleges around Las Vegas, Paradise, Reno, Henderson or Sunrise Manor.

The best college in Nevada is University of Nevada Reno and the top public state college is also University of Nevada Reno.

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    • SAT Range 1070/1280
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.37
    • Students: 21,463
    • Tuition:$7,599
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 88%
    • SAT Range 1020/1190
    • ACT Range 18/23
    • Average HS GPA 2.98
    • Students: 889
    • Tuition:$34,241
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • SAT Range 1030/1240
    • ACT Range 19/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.25
    • Students: 30,457
    • Tuition:$7,985
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 82%
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    University of Nevada Las Vegas

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 4,930
    • Tuition:$5,438
    • Acceptance Rate 81%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 34,169
    • Tuition:$3,492
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
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    College of Southern Nevada

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 3,451
    • Tuition:$3,128
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
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    Great Basin College

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 320
    • Tuition:$6,549
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 10,861
    • Tuition:$2,963
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 3,327
    • Tuition:$3,158
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,500
    • Tuition:$11,291
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 416
    • Tuition:$15,915
    • Acceptance Rate 86%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 401
    • Tuition:$11,320
    • Acceptance Rate 100%