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Construction Schools in Nevada

In 2018-2019, 6 students earned their Construction degrees in NV.

As a degree choice, Construction is the 152nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Construction Majors in Nevada

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 4
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1
Associate’s Degree 1
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1

Gender Distribution

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

Construction Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 83.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 16.7%
Construction Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Construction Grads in Nevada

There are 5,530 people in the state and 598,210 people in the nation working in construction jobs.

Construction Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Construction Jobs in Nevada

A typical salary for a construction grad in the state is $70,260, compared to a typical salary of $70,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Nevada that offer construction degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:


Western Nevada College

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

24% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,700 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,861 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 96%. Graduates earn an average $28,600 after graduation. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Construction Careers in NV

Some of the careers construction majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Supervisors 28% $66,740

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Electrical & Power Installation 246
Carpentry 47
Building Management & Inspection 41

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