College of Southern Nevada Rankings

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In the World#3546 of 14178
In North America#1028 of 2629
In the United States#955 of 2528
In Nevada#3 of 10
In Las Vegas#2 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Aid receiving
84%
Undergraduates
33,942
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
csn.edu

College of Southern Nevada Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

9,337 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

6,420 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College of Southern Nevada has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic11611 (34%)
White9794 (29%)
Black or African American3618 (11%)
Asian3408 (10%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown2378 (7%)
Two or more races2191 (6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander466 (1%)
Nonresident Alien313 (0.9%)
American Indian or Alaska Native67 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,584
Students receiving aid
84%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$3,083
Tuition in-state$3,083
Tuition out-of-state$10,273
Fee in-district$525
Fee in-state$525
Fee out-of-state$525

College of Southern Nevada Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies567
Science Technologies & Technicians, Other495
General Studies411
Business Administration and Management, General406
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse209
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies149
Psychology, General86
Elementary Education and Teaching77
Hotel & Motel Administration & Management62
Secondary Education and Teaching54
Accounting Technology & Technician and Bookkeeping54
Culinary Arts & Chef Training53
Biology & Biological Sciences, General51
Automobile & Automotive Mechanics Technology & Technician44
Fire Science & Fire-fighting39
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist1522
Commercial Photography36
Child Care Provider & Assistant34
Cyber & Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism33
English Language and Literature, General26
Computer Programming & Programmer, General26
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist178
Legal Assistant & Paralegal24
Special Education and Teaching, General23
System, Networking, and LAN & WAN Management & Manager22
Graphic Design20
Diagnostic Medical Sonography & Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician19
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General19
Tourism and Travel Services Management19
Speech Communication and Rhetoric18
Art & Art Studies, General17
Journalism15
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic)15
Pre-Veterinary Studies14
Health Information & Medical Records Technology & Technician14
Creative Writing13
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness12
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other12
Building & Construction Site Management & Manager12
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology &12
Opticianry & Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician11
Surgical Technology & Technologist11
History, General10
Welding Technology & Welder10
Sociology9
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General9
Electrical & Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology, Other9
Chemistry, General9
Psychiatric & Mental Health Services Technician9
Physical Therapy Technician & Assistant9
Clinical & Medical Laboratory Technician9
Web & Multimedia Management and Webmaster8
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other8
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology & Techn8
Political Science and Government, General8
Restaurant & Food Services Management8
Civil Engineering, General8
Diesel Mechanics Technology & Technician7
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist7
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General6
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD & CADD6
Criminal Justice & Police Science6
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist6
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew5
Data Modeling & Warehousing and Database Administration5
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician5
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General5
Anthropology5
Hospitality Administration & Management, General5
Early Childhood Education and Teaching4
Music, General4
Philosophy4
Industrial Technology & Technician3
Business & Managerial Economics3
Drafting and Design Technology & Technician, General3
Floriculture & Floristry Operations and Management3
Building & Home & Construction Inspection & Inspector2
Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Technology & Technician2
International Business & Trade & Commerce2
Carpentry & Carpenter2
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General2
Latin American Studies1
Real Estate1
Telecommunications Technology & Technician1
Women's Studies1
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance1
Electrician1
Small Business Administration & Management1
Environmental Engineering Technology & Environmental Technology1
Building Construction Technology1
Surveying Technology & Surveying1
Grand Total3,50237
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate12%9%14%

Publications & Citations

Publications
133
Citations
955

Publication count by topic

Psychology
16
Sociology
15
Geology
13
Biology
12
Political science
11
Environmental science
9
Philosophy
7
Geography
7
Medicine
7
History
6
Chemistry
5
Computer science
5
Materials science
4
Economics
3
Engineering
2
Art
2
Business
1
Mathematics
1
Physics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History23717
Geology279890
Economics333780
Political science336225
Environmental science3407145
Sociology384922
Psychology4116162
Geography428320
Biology4688181
Medicine493291
Materials science500228
Mathematics503527
Computer science513553
Physics52562
Engineering55365
Chemistry586811

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199210
199300
199400
199510
199600
199700
199820
199921
200044
200152
200219
2003518
2004816
2005021
2006617
2007324
2008137
2009532
2010655
2011334
2012955
20131068
2014854
2015578
2016477
20171159
2018974
20191086
2020998

General info

Alternative namesCSN
Founded1971
WikipediaCollege of Southern Nevada
Colorsnavy, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff1,691
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Address6375 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, Nevada, 89146-1164
United States
City population648,000
Phone7026515000

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