Brightwood College Las Vegas: Review & Facts

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Brightwood College Las Vegas is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 835 students enrolled. This college was established in 1986 and is one of the 23 colleges and schools located in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
Few
1-year certificate and associate's degree are offered at Brightwood College Las Vegas.

Brightwood College Las Vegas deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Brightwood College Las Vegas is low at 57% (below Nevada average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
30 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Brightwood College Las Vegas is low - 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at Brightwood College Las Vegas is a bit disappointing: 30:1. Read more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,700
Medium
Average tuition charges are slightly high - about $13,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Brightwood College Las Vegas additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
87%
As reported in recent data, 165 applications were submitted and 144 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Brightwood College Las Vegas is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Brightwood College Las Vegas and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (702) 579-3518 or check Brightwood College Las Vegas Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Brightwood College Las Vegas provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Brightwood College Las Vegas, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Brightwood College Las Vegas.

Based on the college crime numbers, Brightwood College Las Vegas seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Brightwood College Las Vegas Location and Maps



Post Address: Brightwood College Las Vegas, 3535 W. Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89102, USA
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