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Information Technology Schools in Nevada

282 students earned IT degrees in Nevada in the 2018-2019 year.

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 191
Associate’s Degree 62
Master’s Degree 27
Bachelor’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

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

Information Technology Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 13.8%
  • Black or African American: 8.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 20.2%
  • White: 39.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.5%
  • Other Races: 14.2%
Information Technology Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

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.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Nevada

IT grads earn an average of $84,330 in the state and $92,030 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

221 Degrees in Major Awarded
34,169 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,500 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,752.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
359 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. An average student at Career College of Northern Nevada will pay a net price of $16,361.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
30,457 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,500 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid. The 6.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
3,451 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. 75% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,861 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year. This public school has an average net price of $8,072. 72% of students get financical aid.

#6

Western Nevada College

Carson City
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,327 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 24%. 74% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,960.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

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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