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Business & Commerce Schools in Nevada

314 students earned General Business degrees in Nevada in the 2020-2021 year.

In this state, Business & Commerce is the 4th most popular major out of a total 20 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in Nevada

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 157
Associate Degree 155
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Nevada is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 28.7%
  • White: 54.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 7.0%

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Nevada

In this state, there are 44,160 people employed in jobs related to a general business degree, compared to 5,325,510 nationwide.


Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Nevada

General Business grads earn an average of $94,750 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.


There are 4 colleges in Nevada that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

156 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
20,722 Total Students

The average student takes 4.56 years to complete their degree at UNR. The full-time teacher rate is 98%. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

154 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,249 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,576 a year. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,200.


Western Nevada College

Carson City
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,495 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,764. Graduates earn an average $32,100 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
41 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private school has an average net price of $26,408.

Business & Commerce Careers in NV

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Industrial Production Managers 48% $97,670
Cost Estimators 29% $62,020
Construction Managers 27% $91,180
Sales Managers 27% $0
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 26% $87,220
Management Analysts 25% $72,920
General and Operations Managers 25% $103,010
Social and Community Service Managers 24% $70,670
Administrative Services Managers 23% $96,100
Managers 19% $94,460
Chief Executives 9% $208,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Business Administration & Management 1,084
Hospitality Management 721
Accounting 396
Marketing 311
Finance & Financial Management 296
International Business 98
Entrepreneurial Studies 30
Business Support & Assistance 19

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