School Information

Las Vegas Education Information

Public Schools

The Clark County School District (CCSD) operates 357 schools as of the 2011-2012 school year, serving nearly 310,000 students and employing more than 37,000 people, 18,000 of them teachers.

  • 217 Elementary schools
  • 59 Middle schools
  • 49 High schools

Colleges, Universities, and Community College

University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)

University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) Since its first classes were held on campus in 1957, UNLV has transformed itself from a small branch college into a thriving urban research institution of more than 28,000 students and 3,100 faculty and staff.

College of Southern Nevada (CSN)

The College of Southern Nevada (CSN) is Nevada’s largest institution of higher education and the fourth-largest college of its kind in the nation. The college offers more than 3,000 courses each semester at three main campuses and multiple learning centers.