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2021 Top Nevada Women's D1 Basketball Schools

2 Colleges
$23,228 Avg Tuition & Fees*
18% Avg 4-Year Grad Rate*

Student athletes have lots of options to chooose from today when trying to decide which college to attend. At College Factual, we're committed to helping you make that decision by providing information such as that found in our Best Colleges for Division I Women's Basketball in Nevada ranking.

Our analysis looked at 2 schools in Nevada to determine which ones were the best for D1 Women's Basketball athletes in Nevada. Instead of depending on subjective information, we focus on objective factors to determine this ranking. These factors include such things as the athletic competitiveness of the school and the school's overall quality. This means that a school must provide students with a great education in addition to having a good sports team if it wants to rank well.

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Top Colleges in Nevada for D1 Women's Basketball athletes in Nevada

See which schools came out on top of our ranking:

#1

University of Nevada - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada

Our 2021 rankings named University of Nevada - Las Vegas the best school for D1 Women’s Basketball athletes in Nevada working on their bachelor’s degree. Las Vegas, Nevada is the setting for this large institution of higher learning. The public school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 4,307 students in 2018-2019.

The D1 Women’s Basketball team at UNLV brought home $1,789,108 in revenue in a single year. The team has a great academic progress rate of 982, signifying that team members care about their grades.

UNLV not only placed well in this ranking, but it is also #2 on our overall quality list.

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You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend University of Nevada - Reno. It ranked #2 on our 2021 Best Colleges for D1 Women’s Basketball athletes in Nevada list. UNR is located in Reno, Nevada and, has a large student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 4,101 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

On the financial side of things, the D1 Women’s Basketball team at UNR made $2,115,279 in revenue. The great academic progress rate of 986 shows that team members perform well in the classroom, too.

UNR did well in our overall quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our overall quality list.

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 2 schools only.

References

  • 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 our data about colleges.
  • Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
  • The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.

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