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Business & Commerce Schools in Nevada

293 students earned General Business degrees in Nevada in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Business & Commerce is the 6th most popular major in the state.

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 173
Associate’s Degree 114
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 6
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 6

Gender Distribution

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

Business & Commerce Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.4%
  • Black or African American: 3.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.8%
  • White: 64.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.0%
  • Other Races: 7.5%
Business & Commerce Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Nevada

44,160 people in the state and 5,325,510 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general business.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Nevada

A typical salary for a general business grad in the state is $94,750, compared to a typical salary of $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Nevada that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

172 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
20,993 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,700 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 95% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 5.00% which is lower than average.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,316 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year. 72% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $8,072.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
33,942 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 99%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. 76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#4

Western Nevada College

Carson City
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,702 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,960. In their early career, WNC grads earn an average salary of $25,700. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 24% are considered full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
8% Graduation Rate
67 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $30,312. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
31,171 Total Students

The average student takes 4.98 years to complete their degree at UNLV. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,551. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

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 26% $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 1,030
Hospitality Management 717
Accounting 500
Marketing 299
Finance & Financial Management 298
Real Estate 114
International Business 67
Business Support & Assistance 52

View all majors related to Business & Commerce

View Nationwide Business & Commerce Report

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