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Economics Schools in Nevada

In 2018-2019, 144 students earned their Economics degrees in NV.

In terms of popularity, Economics is the 7th most popular major in the state out of a total 21 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Economics Majors in Nevada

Economics majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 131
Master’s Degree 13

Gender Distribution

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

Economics Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of economics majors in Nevada is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.9%
  • White: 49.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.2%
  • Other Races: 14.6%
Economics Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Economics Grads in Nevada

10,310 people in the state and 1,144,130 in the nation are employed in jobs related to economics.

Economics Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Economics Jobs in Nevada

In this state, economics grads earn an average of $79,170. Nationwide, they make an average of $115,590.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Nevada that offer economics degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

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

The full-time teacher rate is 95%. Most students complete their degree in 4.72 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,122.

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

It takes the average student 4.98 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time.

Economics Careers in NV

Some of the careers economics majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 45% $57,170
Managers 19% $94,460
Economists 17% $76,020
Economics Professors 14% $75,110

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