Nevada contains two schools that offer transportation programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest-ranking transportation school in NV, has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 transportation schools in Nevada, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of Southern Nevada comes out as the most expensive ($8,990/yr), with University of Nevada-Las Vegas as the lowest recorded at only $8,166/yr.
Transportation students from Nevada schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nevada alone, there are 3,920 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average yearly salary of $29,580. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this state earn $68,350/yr and there are 950 employed.
Also, within the transportation schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from transportation, 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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