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Nevada State College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Nevada State College

Website: http://www.nsc.nevada.edu
Address: 1125 Nevada State Drive , Henderson , Nevada - 89015
Phone: (702) 992-2000
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Public
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's
Campus setting
Fringe Rural
Campus housing No
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $30
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
851
246
605
Percent admitted
80%
82%
80%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
30%
32%
29%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
-
-
SAT Math
-
-
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
-
-
ACT English
-
-
ACT Math
-
-
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Admissions test scores Recommended
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $2,805
Out-of-state tuition $11,204
Books and supplies $1,300
On-campus room and board -
On-campus other expenses -
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
68%
-
Federal grant aid
23%
$3,160
State or local grant aid
41%
$1,230
Institutional grant aid
1%
-
Loan aid
19%
$4,241
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
2,126
25%
75%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 2,250
Estimated graduates enrolled 0
Undergraduates 24 years old 44%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 50%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 13%
Men 12%
Women 14%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 3%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 8%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 13%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees          
In-state $2,636 $2,839 $2,951 $3,248 10.1%
Out-of-state $10,073 $10,936 $11,350 $12,512 10.2%
Books and supplies $1,300 $1,300 $1,300 $1,300 0.0%
Living arrangement          
Off Campus          
Room and board $9,220 $9,220 $9,220 $9,220 0.0%
Other $5,520 $5,520 $5,620 $5,620 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $5,520 $5,520 $5,620 $5,620 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
In-state          
Off Campus $18,676 $18,879 $19,091 $19,388 1.6%
Off Campus with Family $9,456 $9,659 $9,871 $10,168 3.0%
Out-of-state          
Off Campus $26,113 $26,976 $27,490 $28,652 4.2%
Off Campus with Family $16,893 $17,756 $18,270 $19,432 6.4%

Map & Directions

Map of Nevada State College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $30
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 805 234 571
Percent admitted 72% 71% 73%
Percent admitted who enrolled 49% 52% 48%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)   X
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 47 17%
ACT 35 12%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 395 480
SAT Math 390 505
ACT Composite 16 24
ACT English 16 24
ACT Math 17 22

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities 11/10/2004 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 4/15/2005 -   Accredited