As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of Nevada-Reno offers 44 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 680 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 581 Bachelor's degrees, 60 Master's degrees, and 39 Doctoral degrees.
University of Nevada-Las Vegas offers 29 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 392 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 346 Bachelor's degrees, 30 Master's degrees, and 16 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Nevada-Reno Reno, NV||25 : 1||20,993|
|University of Nevada-Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV||30 : 1||31,171|
|Truckee Meadows Community College Reno, NV||68 : 1||11,316|
|College of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, NV||63 : 1||33,942|
|Western Nevada College Carson City, NV||70 : 1||3,702|
|Great Basin College Elko, NV||54 : 1||3,852|
|Nevada State College Henderson, NV||54 : 1||5,584|
|Sierra Nevada College Incline Village, NV||20 : 1||755|