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2021 Best Value Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in Nevada

2 Colleges
685 Bachelor's Degrees
$30,154 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Biological & Biomedical Sciences School for You

Best Value Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in NevadaOut of the majors we analyze each year, biological and biomedical sciences was ranked 4th in Nevada. In fact, 685 were awarded in the state in 2018-2019. This means that 0.5% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

For this year's Best Value Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in Nevada ranking, we looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in biological and biomedical sciences. To us, 'best value' doesn't just mean the school with the lowest overall costs. We are more focused on biological and biomedical sciences schools that offer a high quality education at a price lower that other schools of similar academic excellence.

To determine the average cost, we look at total expenses - such as tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses - and then subtract the average financial award a student receives. Knowing this amount can help you determine how much you may have to borrow in loans or take out of savings. Depending on your income and other factors, the cost for you to attend a particular school may be more or less.

More Ways to Rank Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools

The biological and biomedical sciences school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Value Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools.

In addition to our rankings, you can take two colleges and compare them based on the criteria that matters most to you in our unique tool, College Combat. Test it out when you get a chance! You may also want to bookmark the link and share it with others who are trying to make the college decision.

2021 Best Value Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools in Nevada

The following schools top our list of the Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Colleges for the Money.

Best Value Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools in Nevada

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Nevada - Reno. Located in the city of Reno, UNR is a public school with a fairly large student population. UNR also took the #1 spot in our Best Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in Nevada rankings.

At UNR, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.6 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $30,631. Thus, the average cost to get a bachelor’s degree from the UNR is $140,596. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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University of Nevada - Las Vegas landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for best value biological and biomedical sciences schools. UNLV is a very large public school located in the medium-sized city of Las Vegas. In addition to being on our best value list, UNLV has also earned the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in Nevada ranking.

The average student at UNLV graduates in less than 4.9 years, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $29,676. This makes the estimated cost of a bachelor’s degree from UNLV be around $146,303. When students graduate in a lesser amount of time, they can save thousands of dollars.

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Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Colleges in the Far Western US Region

Explore all the Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools in the Far Western US Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
California 14,696
Washington 2,671
Hawaii 471
Oregon 1,495
Alaska 115

Biological & Biomedical Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
General Biology 473
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 75
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 72
Microbiological Sciences & Immunology 57
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) 5

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Majors Similar to Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 632
Computer & Information Sciences 227
Physical Sciences 126
Natural Resources & Conservation 96
Mathematics & Statistics 62

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 2 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Kelly White.

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