Fast Facts

State Ranking

Nevada had the 14th largest Latino population in the U.S.

Latino Population

K-12 Population
39%
State Population
27%

Median Age

Latino
26
White
43

Degree Attainment

Latino
13%
Total
29%

Equity Gap
in Degree Completion

Graduation Rates

Latino
39%
White
39%
Equity Gap
0%

Completions per 100 FTE

Latino
12%
White
15%
Equity Gap
3%

Completions Relative to the Population in Need

Latino
7%
White
11%
Equity Gap
4%

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Top 5 Enrolling Institutions

ENROLLING: Top 5 Institutions (Hispanic Undergraduates) in Nevada, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 College of Southern Nevada 4yr Public 37,717 8,251 22
2 University of Nevada-Las Vegas 4yr Public 22,137 4,204 19
3 Truckee Meadows Community College 2yr Public 11,131 2,236 20
4 University of Nevada-Reno 4yr Public 14,820 1,841 12
5 Western Nevada College 4yr Public 4,277 638 15

Top 5 Associate Degree Institutions

ASSOCIATE DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in Nevada, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 College of Southern Nevada 4yr Public 2,098 420 20
2 Truckee Meadows Community College 2yr Public 1,035 157 15
3 Everest College-Henderson 2yr Private-For-Profit 231 81 35
4 Western Nevada College 4yr Public 460 52 11
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Top 5 Bachelor Degree Institutions

BACHELOR DEGREES: Top 5 Institutions Awarding to Hispanics in Nevada, 2011-12

Rank Institution Sector Grand Total Hispanic Total % Hispanic
1 University of Nevada-Las Vegas 4yr Public 3,670 554 15
2 University of Nevada-Reno 4yr Public 2,603 249 10
3 University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus 4yr Private Not-For-Profit 322 53 17
4 Nevada State College 4yr Public 272 48 18
5 The Art Institute of Las Vegas 4yr Private-For-Profit 149 30 20