Nevada contains twelve schools that offer vocational programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest-ranking vocational school in NV, has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 vocational schools in Nevada, only 3 have 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 Great Basin College as the lowest recorded at only $6,844/yr.
Vocational students from Nevada schools who go on to become vocational educators, event planners, landscape architects, landscape designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 114,420 people working as vocational education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,030. Also, Middle school teachers make on average $53,550 per year and there are about 665,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nevada alone, there are 4,320 employed middle school teachers earning an average yearly salary of $48,450. Vocational education teachers in this state earn $41,500/yr and there are 940 employed.
Also, within the vocational schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from vocational, 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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