College of Southern Nevada

6375 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89146
(702) 651-5000

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 53566

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $2,700.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $3,720.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $10,365.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 71%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 50%
Average Federal Grant $4,268.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 31%
Average state aid $1,407.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 22%
Average institutional aid $1,140.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 10%
Average student loan $6,378.00
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Art/art Studies
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Banking and Financial Support Services
Biology/Biological Sciences
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector
Business Administration and Management
Business/Managerial Economics
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Child Care and Support Services Management
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Civil Engineering
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Commercial Photography
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer Programming/Programmer
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer Typography and Composition Equipment Operator
Corrections Administration
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Customer Service Management
Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education/Teaching of Individuals With Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology
Elementary Education and Teaching
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
English Language and Literature
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Floriculture/Floristry Operations and Management
Foreign Languages and Literatures
General Studies
Geology/Earth Science
Graphic Design
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Heating, air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
Hospitality Administration/Management
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician
Information Technology
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Juvenile Corrections
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
Music Management
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician
Ornamental Horticulture
Painting/Painter and Wall Coverer
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter
Plumbing Technology/Plumber
Political Science and Government
Pre-veterinary Studies
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Real Estate
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Restaurant/Food Services Management
Retailing and Retail Operations
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations
Science Technologies/Technicians
Secondary Education and Teaching
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking
Small Business Administration/Management
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Structural Engineering
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Surveying Technology/Surveying
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Teacher Assistant/Aide
Telecommunications Technology/Technician
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Welding Technology/Welder
Women's Studies

Nevada Scholarships

Hughes Valedictorian Scholarship
Scholarship for Valedictorians who are entering freshmen attending the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Applicants must have an ACT composite of 27 or an SAT score of 1210. Number of awards varies. Renewable. more...
McNair Post-Baccalaureate Scholarships
Scholarship for first-year graduate students who participated in a McNair Scholars program. Applicants must have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0. Recipient must enroll in a minimum of 9 credit hours for two consecutive semesters. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Summer Session Scholarship
Scholarship for master's or doctoral students attending the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Applicants must have completed at least 12 credits of graduate study at UNLV and have a minimum undergraduate and graduate GPA of 3.0. Candidates must enroll for six credits in any one or combination of summer sessions. Selection based on summer plans for conducting dissertation or thesis research. Due date varies. more...
Endowed Fund Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled at William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration. Students must intend to join the Southern Nevada Hospitality Industry. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Station Casinos Scholarship
Scholarship for dependents of Station Casinos' employees who are undergraduate students attending the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Number of awards varies. Renewable. more...
Kenneth M. Devos Scholarship
Scholarship for minority undergraduate students attending the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Number of awards varies. more...
Peter J. Marino, Jr. Producation Scholarship
Annual award for undergraduate or graduate students who are attending a college/univesity within the area of the San Francisco-Northern California Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences organization and have completed at least one undergraduate academic year of television studies. Selection based on work student has done in the areas of producing, directing, lighting, graphics, editing, sound, set design, and/or talent-performance. The San Francisco-Northern California Chapter area includes: Northern California (Visalia to the Oregon border); Hawaii, and Reno, Nevada. Nonrenewable. more...
Nevada Women's Fund Scholarships
Scholarship for female northern Nevada residents who are undergraduate or graduate students enrolled at a postsecondary institution in northern Nevada. Students must be between 16 and 60 years of age. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...
Desert Southwest United Methodist Foundation Scholarship (b)
Scholarship for undergraduate or graduate students enrolled at a postsecondary institution within the Desert Southwest Annual Conference (Nevada, Arizona, and California). Due dates are June 30 for fall semester and December 31st for spring semester. Number of awards and award amount may vary. An essay must be included with application packet. more...
Graham Erskine Memorial Scholarship (B)
Scholarship for Washoe, Storey, Douglas, Churchill, Elko, Lyon, Pershing, Humboldt, Lander, Eureka, White Pine, or Mineral County, Nevada or Carson City, Nevada residents who are undergraduate students enrolled in a five or six year professional degree at Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) Department of Architecture. Consideration given to financial need and special needs students. Number of awards may vary. An estimated budget must be included with application packet. more...

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