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Great Basin College
  • 4 Year
  • ELKO, NV

Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  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 C+
  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 934 undergraduate students. The Great Basin acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Nursing Assistant, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Nursing. Graduating 44% 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 Division
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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
No data available  
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$7,824 / 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
$4,605 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
60%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
76%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 21 responses
75%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 20 responses
65%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 20 responses

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Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
38
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
14
Online Associates Programs
14
Online Bachelor's Programs
10
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    5%
  • On Campus
    2%
  • Online
    93%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
934 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,480
Undergrads Over 25
35%
Pell Grant
44%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 6 responses
  • Hardworking
    67%
  • Nerdy
    17%
  • Outgoing
    17%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
50%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 6 responses
Poll
83%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 6 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Affordable
    48%
  • Determination
    29%
  • Lazy.
    10%
  • Underrated
    10%
  • Becareful
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$31,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
44%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
80%
National
83%
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