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Great Basin College

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

GBC Address

ELKO, NV 89801
General info:(775) 738-8493
Financial aid office:(775) 753-2274
Admissions office:(775) 753-2102University Homepage

Tuition + GBC Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $10
Grad Application Fee:$10

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:128
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 4,524
# of Grad students: 41
Total Students: 4,565



American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

42% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $25

24% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $1,124

24% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $1,016

12% receive student loans and the average amount is $4,894Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record N/A
Secondary School GPA N/A
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores N/A
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services


• Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
• Accounting and Related Services
• Agricultural Business and Management
• Agricultural Production Operations
• Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
• Biology Teacher Education
• Business Administration and Management
• Computer Graphics
• Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
• Computer and Information Sciences
• Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management
• Corrections
• Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
• Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
• Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
• Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Electrical
• Electrician
• Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Fire Science/Fire-fighting
• General
• General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
• General Studies
• Human Services
• Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
• Industrial Technology/Technician
• Instrumentation Technology/Technician
• Language Interpretation and Translation
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
• Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
• Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician
• Natural Resources Management and Policy
• Other
• Radio and Television
• Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Science Technologies/Technicians
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Science Teacher Education
• Social Sciences
• Special Education and Teaching
• Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
• Surveying Technology/Surveying
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
• Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
• Welding Engineering Technology/Technician
• Welding Technology/Welder

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