Nevada contains six schools that offer pharmacy programs. Milan Institute, the highest-ranking pharmacy school in NV, has a total student population of 362 and is the 2661st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 pharmacy schools in Nevada, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Anthem Institute-Las Vegas comes out as the most expensive ($24,876/yr), with College of Southern Nevada as the lowest recorded at only $8,990/yr.
Pharmacy students from Nevada schools who go on to become pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy professionals, pharmacist in charges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 267,860 people working as pharmacists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $106,630. Also, Pharmacy aides make on average $22,330 per year and there are about 52,230 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nevada alone, there are 190 employed pharmacy aides earning an average yearly salary of $22,190. Pharmacists in this state earn $107,350/yr and there are 2,280 employed.
Also, within the pharmacy schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from pharmacy, 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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