Article - Colleges in Nevada that have closed, merged, or changed their names

College Name    City    State    Start Date    End Date    Affiliation    Other Information    Source
Nevada Southern University    Las Vegas    Nevada    1951    
    state supported    founded as Southern Regional Branch of the University of Nevada, became Nevada Southern University in 1965 and the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 1969    Songe, Alice H.  American Universities and Colleges: A Dictionary of Name Changes.  1978.
Nevada State University    Elko    Nevada    1874    
    state supported    name change to University of Nevada at time of move to Reno in 1887; Blackmar refers to the institutionas University of Nevada at Elko    Brenner, Morgan G.  The Encyclopedia of College & University Name Histories. 2003.
Blackmar, Frank W. "The History of Federal and State Aid to Higher Education in the United States," in Herbert B. Adams, ed.  Contributions to American Educational History. 1890.
Old College    Reno    Nevada    1980    1988    
    began with programs in law and humanities; offered to University of Nevada System in 1987
Nevada College of Pharmacy    Henderson    Nevada    1999    
    private    name change to University of Southern Nevada in 2004; a second campus opened in South Jordan, Utah in 2006; name change to Roseman University in 2011



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