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Public Policy Schools in Nevada

5 students earned Public Policy degrees in Nevada in the 2018-2019 year.

A Public Policy major is the 155th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Public Policy Majors in Nevada

Public Policy majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

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

Public Policy Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of public policy majors in Nevada is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 80.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 20.0%
Public Policy Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Policy Grads in Nevada

There are 4,330 people in the state and 740,490 people in the nation working in public policy jobs.

Public Policy Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Public Policy Jobs in Nevada

A typical salary for a public policy grad in the state is $79,120, compared to a typical salary of $99,480 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.98 years. The full-time teacher rate is 96%. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Public Policy Careers in NV

Some of the careers public policy majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 43% $63,670
Medical and Health Services Managers 31% $113,310
Education Professors 23% $49,150
Social Scientists 23% $79,030
Legislators 17% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Social Work 336
Public Administration 68
Human Services 55

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View Nationwide Public Policy Report

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