Nevada contains three schools that offer dance programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest-ranking dance school in NV, has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 dance schools in Nevada, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,762/yr), with University of Nevada-Las Vegas as the lowest recorded at only $8,166/yr.
Dance students from Nevada schools who go on to become ballet dancers, dancers, dance professors, dance instructors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,700 people working as dancers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $0. Also, Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers make on average $0 per year and there are about 23,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nevada alone, there are 540 employed entertainers and performers, sports and related workers earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Dancers in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 740 employed.
Also, within the dance schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from dance, 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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