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College of Southern Nevada

Check whether College of Southern Nevada is right for you as an international student.


Uni facts

Las Vegas, USA
  • Type
    Public
  • Rank
    6252
  • International students
    300
  • Nationalities
    53
  • Total programs
    185
  • Acceptance rate
    76%

Studying abroad at College of Southern Nevada

The College of Southern Nevada (CSN) is the largest and most diverse higher education institution in Nevada, USA. The College is set across three main campuses - two located in Las Vegas, and one in Henderson, as well as several other sites and centers throughout Nevada.

CSN offers flexible schedules with more than 180 degrees and certificates across 11 areas of study. The College allows you to pursue an associate’s degree with real-life professional work experience, or can also transfer to one of their partner institutions to earn your bachelor’s degree once you have graduated.

On campus, you’ll have loads of opportunities to engage socially, as well as academically. The Campus Life team offers events that let you connect with other students, and there are also a range of clubs and organizations for you to get involved in.

Sports and athletics play a big role at the College. The CSN Coyotes compete in a variety of sports, including soccer, basketball, baseball, and cross country. You can apply to join one of the teams, or simply go along with friends to cheer them on.

Why study at the College of Southern Nevada?

  • Specialty programs

    CSN offers unique programs like aviation, culinary arts, and cyber security

  • Great resources

    Students can take advantage of an extensive selection of free student success resources

  • Small classes

    The average class size at CSN is just 21, so you’ll get an individualized education

Life as an international student

CSN prides itself on being the most diverse higher education institution in Nevada, so no matter where you’re from you’ll feel at home in no time.

The College offers an extensive range of support services to international students to ease your transition into your new life in Las Vegas. These include free tutoring, free career workshops, free library research help, and free writing assistance.

There are also more than 30 student organizations on Campus, including an award-winning International Student Organization founded by former international students. Student Orientation week is a great chance to meet other new students, faculty, and get to know the campus.

CSN can help you find housing arrangements that suit you. Most students choose to either rent an apartment close to campus or live with a host family. Living with a host family is a great way to experience American life and culture, and will give you a safe environment to live and study in.

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Computer labs 3
    • Group Study Rooms 18
    • Quiet Areas 3
  • Praying Rooms
    • Workshops
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Baseball Pitches 2
    • No. of Basketball Courts 1
    • No. of volleyball courts 1
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 3
    • Cafe’s 3
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
    • Dance Studio
    • Sauna / Steam Rooms
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 30
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
  • Transport
    • Campus parking
    • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Sports Facilities
    • Sport facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches 1
  • Tutoring Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support

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Fees and funding

  • Undergraduate tuition - CAD$11,048 per year

The College of Southern Nevada encourages all students to apply for scholarship awards. Awards range from $500 to $2,500.

Location

College of Southern Nevada

6375 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89146, USA

Located in southern Nevada, Las Vegas is known for its hotels, casinos, and nightlife — but there’s more to it than that. Las Vegas is near to many canyons, valleys and lakes which are great for hiking and adventure sports.

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Visa requirements for College of Southern Nevada

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements