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Great Basin College
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  • 4 Year
  • ELKO, NV

Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C minus
  2. Value
    grade C+
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade C
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A

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Great Basin is a public college located in Elko, Nevada. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,062 undergraduate students. The Great Basin acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Nursing Assistant, Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technician, and Liberal Arts and Humanities. Graduating 43% of students, Great Basin alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $25,600.

About

1500 COLLEGE PARKWAY
ELKO, NV 89801
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Athletic Conference
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Great Basin College Rankings

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Great Basin Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$10
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
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Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$9,079 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$4,228 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
74%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 18 responses
69%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 16 responses
63%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 16 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
34
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
11
Online Associates Programs
15
Online Bachelor's Programs
8
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    7%
  • On Campus
    4%
  • Online
    89%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,062 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,710
Undergrads Over 25
37%
Pell Grant
31%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
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What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 17 responses
  • Affordable
    47%
  • Determination
    35%
  • Lazy.
    12%
  • Becareful
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$31,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
43%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
80%
National
83%

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