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State Quick Facts: Nevada

Nevada System of Higher Education
System Administration North
2601 Enterprise Road
Reno, Nevada 89512-1666
Telephone: 775-784-4905
Fax: 775-784-1127

System Administration South
5550 W. Flamingo Road, Suite C-1
Las Vegas, Nevada 89103
Telephone: 702-889-8426
Fax: 702-889-8492
system.nevada.edu/



State Population: (in thousands) (CENSUS FY08)
Total:
2,600
College-aged (18-25):
199
White:
2,009
Black:
192
Hispanic:
669
Asian:
157
Native American:
35
Male:
1,324
Female:
1,276
  Total Number of Institutions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
23
Public:
7
4-year:
6
2-year:
1
Independent, Not-for-Profit:
2


Total Headcount Enrollments: (Fall 06 & 07)
Total (Fall 07):
116,276
Public (Fall 06):
101,856

Independent, Not-for-Profit (Fall 06):

761
Undergraduate (incl. AAs & certificates) (Fall 06):
100,760
Graduate (Fall 06):
10,515
First Professional (Fall 06):
995
White (Fall 07):
69,514
Black (Fall 07):
9,834
Hispanic (Fall 07):
18,856
Asian (Fall 07):
13,414
Native American (Fall 07):
1,698
Alien (Fall 07):
2,960
Male (Fall 06):
49,291
Female (Fall 06):
62,979
  Total Completions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
13,155
Associates:
3,534
Bachelor:
6,860
Graduate:
2,761
White:
7,558
Black:
828
Hispanic:
1,208
Asian:
1,310
Native American:
141
Alien:
626
Other (not incl. above)
1,484
Male:
5,115
Female:
8,040

Appropriations: (Total SHEF FY 2008 in Thousands)

State & Local
Appropriations:

$576,366
  Selected State Reports:
Enrollment Reports

Sources –
Population: Resident FY 2008 Estimate, U.S. Census Bureau
Institutions: FY 2007-2008, NCES/IPEDS Digest of Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education
Enrollments: FY Fall 2006 and Fall 2007, NCES/IPEDS Digest of Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education
Completions: FY 2007-2008, SHEEO-SPRC and NCES/IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
Appropriations: Educational Appropriations Nominal and Un-Adjusted Dollars from SHEEO-SHEF FY 2008. Educational appropriations measure state and local support available for public higher education operating expenses and excludes appropriations for independent institutions, financial aid for students attending independent institutions, and research, agriculture, and medical (RAM) purposes.

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