Nevada contains eighteen schools that offer art and design programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest-ranking art and design school in NV, has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 art and design schools in Nevada, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences comes out as the most expensive ($35,651/yr), with Great Basin College as the lowest recorded at only $6,844/yr.
Art and Design students from Nevada schools who go on to become designers, ad designers, advertising designers, commercial designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 8,900 people working as fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,630. Also, Electrical and electronics drafters make on average $54,800 per year and there are about 30,590 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nevada alone, there are 220 employed electrical and electronics drafters earning an average yearly salary of $61,460. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $46,600/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the art and design schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from art and design, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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