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Information Technology Schools in Nevada

373 IT students earned their degrees in the state in 2019-2020.

In this state, Information Technology is the 26th most popular major out of a total 201 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Nevada

IT majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 278
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 278
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 278
Master’s Degree 47
Associate Degree 44
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2
Bachelor’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

In Nevada, a IT major is more popular with men than with women.

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of IT majors in Nevada is as follows:

  • Asian: 13.1%
  • Black or African American: 7.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 24.7%
  • White: 30.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 11.3%
  • Other Races: 12.9%
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Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Nevada

There are 20,970 people in the state and 2,912,080 people in the nation working in IT jobs.

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Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Nevada

A typical salary for a IT grad in the state is $84,330, compared to a typical salary of $92,030 nationwide.

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There are 7 colleges in Nevada that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

221 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,965 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,806. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,500 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
385 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 73% are considered full time. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
31,142 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.50%. The average student takes 4.82 years to complete their degree at UNLV. 96% of students get financical aid.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
5% Graduation Rate
3,772 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.00 years. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,249 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $9,348.

#6

Western Nevada College

Carson City
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,495 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,819. 100% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
20% Graduation Rate
143 Total Students

8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

Information Technology Careers in NV

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 39% $85,870
Computer and Information Systems Managers 32% $123,390
Computer Network Support Specialists 30% $57,900
Web Developers 26% $55,380
Computer User Support Specialists 26% $48,470
Computer Workers 25% $71,210
Database Administrators 25% $87,180
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 21% $81,350
Managers 19% $94,460
Computer Network Architects 17% $104,130

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to IT.

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Computer Systems Networking 171
Computer Information Systems 147
Computer Science 119
Computer Programming 38
Data Processing 34
Computer Software Applications 19
Computer Systems Analysis 4
Data Entry 2

View all majors related to Information Technology

View Nationwide Information Technology Report

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