Las Vegas, NV (population: 570,083) has four business schools within its city limits. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest ranked school in the city with a business program, has a total student population of 29,080. It is the 1903rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Nevada (#1 is Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences). To learn more about business programs in Las Vegas, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business professors at University of Nevada such as G. Stoney Alder, Russel Bowler, Bill Buchanan, Michelle Burns, William Coe, and Sahab Dayal.
Business students from Las Vegas schools who go on to become business executives, businessmen, businesswomen, business coaches, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes make on average $87,430 per year and there are about 11,700 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Las Vegas-Paradise area alone, there are 50 employed agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes earning an average salary of $53,670. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $58,920/yr and there are 24,400 employed.
Las Vegas lies in Clark county, which is one of the 8 counties in Nevada. Overall, the Las Vegas-Paradise area has 858,540 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $19.26/hr average worker wage, and a $40,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 28.415 out of every 1000 jobs in Las Vegas are held by business and financial operations employees, and 0.060/1000 are held by agents and business managers of artists, performers, and athletes.
Of the 4 business schools in Las Vegas, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus comes out as the most expensive ($22,148/yr) for business students, with University of Nevada-Las Vegas as the lowest, reported at only $8,166/yr.