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Education Schools in Nebraska

There are 22 Nebraska schools offering education programs. In 2010, 3,103 students graduated with degrees from Nebraska education schools. 1,441 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 1,397 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

3,166 students graduate from education programs in this state, on average, each year. More specifically, 142 students graduated with education certificates, 49 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,397 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,441 with a master's level degree, and 74 with a doctorate level degree.

22 education schools are located in this state. And of these, while 14 schools are private, eight schools are public. While private education school tuition varies from $6,150 to $30,578, public education school tuition varies from $5,071 to $7,224.

Average tuition for programs in education is $14,539. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $5,071 every year, is at Wayne State College, the highest tuition for education programs, which is $30,578 each year, is at Creighton University.

Nebraska schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in education.

Education Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

3,166 students graduate from education programs in this state, on average, each year. More specifically, 142 students graduated with education certificates, 49 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,397 with a bachelor's level degree, 1,441 with a master's level degree, and 74 with a doctorate level degree.

Education Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 154
  • Certificate 2007: 148
  • Certificate 2008: 162
  • Certificate 2009: 165
  • Certificate 2010: 142
  • Associate 2006: 55
  • Associate 2007: 51
  • Associate 2008: 76
  • Associate 2009: 47
  • Associate 2010: 49
  • Bachelor 2006: 1521
  • Bachelor 2007: 1580
  • Bachelor 2008: 1440
  • Bachelor 2009: 1482
  • Bachelor 2010: 1397
  • Master 2006: 1334
  • Master 2007: 1295
  • Master 2008: 1469
  • Master 2009: 1600
  • Master 2010: 1441
  • Doctorate 2006: 65
  • Doctorate 2007: 79
  • Doctorate 2008: 82
  • Doctorate 2009: 94
  • Doctorate 2010: 74

Education Program Availability in Nebraska

Nebraska schools offer a total of 289 education programs. Of these programs, 58.5% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Education Program Availability in Nebraska

  • Certificate: 22
  • Associate: 13
  • Bachelor: 169
  • Master: 80
  • Doctorate: 5

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36830
  • 25th Percentile: 47230
  • Median: 58520
  • 75th Percentile: 78570
  • 90th Percentile: 101680

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37850
  • 25th Percentile: 46990
  • Median: 65820
  • 75th Percentile: 100440
  • 90th Percentile: 157540

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35770
  • 25th Percentile: 49110
  • Median: 69930
  • 75th Percentile: 105730
  • 90th Percentile: 122930

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53100
  • 25th Percentile: 63170
  • Median: 74430
  • 75th Percentile: 92500
  • 90th Percentile: 103860

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44780
  • 25th Percentile: 57360
  • Median: 78360
  • 75th Percentile: 110380
  • 90th Percentile: 145290

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 55880
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36620
  • 25th Percentile: 46240
  • Median: 62040
  • 75th Percentile: 86120
  • 90th Percentile: 113460

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38150
  • 25th Percentile: 50330
  • Median: 64330
  • 75th Percentile: 83250
  • 90th Percentile: 110030

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29670
  • 25th Percentile: 56250
  • Median: 92580
  • 75th Percentile: 117680
  • 90th Percentile: 151950

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 62200
  • 25th Percentile: 70570
  • Median: 81370
  • 75th Percentile: 92720
  • 90th Percentile: 109890

Education Administrators, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35110
  • 25th Percentile: 41450
  • Median: 53380
  • 75th Percentile: 74620
  • 90th Percentile: 100950

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40380
  • 25th Percentile: 48080
  • Median: 57130
  • 75th Percentile: 74000
  • 90th Percentile: 102850

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29480
  • 25th Percentile: 44240
  • Median: 59040
  • 75th Percentile: 89590
  • 90th Percentile: 129270

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22150
  • 25th Percentile: 29760
  • Median: 42020
  • 75th Percentile: 56110
  • 90th Percentile: 68130

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25620
  • 25th Percentile: 27840
  • Median: 34670
  • 75th Percentile: 58930
  • 90th Percentile: 89560

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 67860
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27570
  • 25th Percentile: 32930
  • Median: 40610
  • 75th Percentile: 46110
  • 90th Percentile: 59920

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50060
  • Median Salary 2007: 61510
  • Median Salary 2008: 72960
  • Median Salary 2009: 77870
  • Median Salary 2010: 78360
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56130
  • Median Salary 2007: 56380
  • Median Salary 2008: 57970
  • Median Salary 2009: 59830
  • Median Salary 2010: 65820
  • Total Employed 2006: 830
  • Total Employed 2007: 990
  • Total Employed 2008: 1000
  • Total Employed 2009: 960
  • Total Employed 2010: 820

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39930
  • Median Salary 2007: 41100
  • Median Salary 2008: 51410
  • Median Salary 2009: 62920
  • Median Salary 2010: 74430
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 55
  • Total Employed 2009: 45
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45300
  • Median Salary 2007: 51470
  • Median Salary 2008: 55070
  • Median Salary 2009: 59270
  • Median Salary 2010: 69930
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50670
  • Median Salary 2007: 53650
  • Median Salary 2008: 55210
  • Median Salary 2009: 58950
  • Median Salary 2010: 58520
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 300
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

Education Administrators, All Other — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44340
  • Median Salary 2007: 67970
  • Median Salary 2008: 76540
  • Median Salary 2009: 71740
  • Median Salary 2010: 53380
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53650
  • Median Salary 2007: 51410
  • Median Salary 2008: 54670
  • Median Salary 2009: 59850
  • Median Salary 2010: 59040
  • Total Employed 2006: 580
  • Total Employed 2007: 490
  • Total Employed 2008: 520
  • Total Employed 2009: 460
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61950
  • Median Salary 2007: 63895
  • Median Salary 2008: 65530
  • Median Salary 2009: 66985
  • Median Salary 2010: 67860
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 325
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 325
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54060
  • Median Salary 2007: 60340
  • Median Salary 2008: 63140
  • Median Salary 2009: 66050
  • Median Salary 2010: 64330
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53550
  • Median Salary 2007: 60290
  • Median Salary 2008: 61560
  • Median Salary 2009: 64860
  • Median Salary 2010: 62040
  • Total Employed 2006: 440
  • Total Employed 2007: 330
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 330
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74080
  • Median Salary 2007: 76410
  • Median Salary 2008: 86275
  • Median Salary 2009: 96140
  • Median Salary 2010: 92580
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 75
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72540
  • Median Salary 2007: 72840
  • Median Salary 2008: 76440
  • Median Salary 2009: 78630
  • Median Salary 2010: 81370
  • Total Employed 2006: 1320
  • Total Employed 2007: 1350
  • Total Employed 2008: 1290
  • Total Employed 2009: 1330
  • Total Employed 2010: 1460

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51010
  • Median Salary 2007: 52615
  • Median Salary 2008: 53960
  • Median Salary 2009: 55160
  • Median Salary 2010: 55880
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36760
  • Median Salary 2007: 40210
  • Median Salary 2008: 40950
  • Median Salary 2009: 41010
  • Median Salary 2010: 42020
  • Total Employed 2006: 650
  • Total Employed 2007: 690
  • Total Employed 2008: 690
  • Total Employed 2009: 790
  • Total Employed 2010: 750

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31650
  • Median Salary 2007: 32645
  • Median Salary 2008: 33480
  • Median Salary 2009: 34225
  • Median Salary 2010: 34670
  • Total Employed 2006: 35
  • Total Employed 2007: 35
  • Total Employed 2008: 35
  • Total Employed 2009: 35
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51050
  • Median Salary 2007: 54830
  • Median Salary 2008: 56810
  • Median Salary 2009: 59110
  • Median Salary 2010: 57130
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34930
  • Median Salary 2007: 36800
  • Median Salary 2008: 37080
  • Median Salary 2009: 37090
  • Median Salary 2010: 40610
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 300
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Nebraska vs National Education Employment

Nebraska vs National Education Employment

  • Employed in Nebraska: 0.674% (5540)

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1. Nebraska Christian College

12550 S. 114th St.
Papillion, NE 68046
(402) 935-9400

Nebraska Christian College, which is very close to Papillion, Nebraska, is in a rural area and it offers one education program.

2. Wayne State College

1111 Main St
Wayne, NE 68787
(402) 375-7000

Wayne State College offers 36 education programs. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in education, 23 education degrees at the bachelor's level, and 12 education degrees at the master's level. WSC is one of 15 public post-secondary institutions in Nebraska. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering education.

3. Doane College - Crete

1014 Boswell Avenue
Crete, NE 68333
(402) 826-2161

Doane College-Crete offers three programs in education. Doane offers students three education degrees at the bachelor's level. Doane is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska.

4. Peru State College

600 Hoyt Street
Peru, NE 68421-0010
(402) 872-3815

Peru State College is in Peru, Nebraska, where students can enjoy a rural setting. PSU offers eight programs in education. More specifically, PSU offers students seven bachelor's level education degrees and one education degree at the master's level. Overall, 2,518 students seek degrees in 20 programs at this school.

5. York College

1125 E 8th St
York, NE 68467-2699
(402) 363-5600

York College offers 17 education programs. It offers 17 bachelor's level degrees in education to students. 478 students seek degrees in 35 programs at York, overall.

6. Grace University

1311 S 9th St
Omaha, NE 68108-3629
(402) 449-2800

Grace University offers five education programs. This school offers five bachelor's level education degrees to students. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Omaha, NE.

7. Midland University

900 N. Clarkson
Fremont, NE 68025
(800) 642-8382

Midland University is located in town of Fremont, Nebraska. This school offers 14 programs in education. Midland offers students 14 degrees at the bachelor's level in education. Midland is a 4-year institution.

8. The College of Saint Mary

7000 Mercy Rd.
Omaha, NE 68106
(402) 399-2400

The College of Saint Mary, which is 1.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Omaha, NE. It offers eight education programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in education by it, one degree at the associate's level in education, three bachelor's level degrees in education, two degrees at the master's level in education, and one doctorate level education degree.

9. Concordia University - Seward

800 N Columbia Ave
Seward, NE 68434-1556
(800) 535-5494

Concordia University-Seward offers 15 education programs. Out of those, it offers students six certificates in education, five bachelor's level degrees in education, and four master's level degrees in education. This school is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska.

10. Nebraska Indian Community College

1 College Hill
Macy, NE 68039-0428
(402) 494-2311

Nebraska Indian Community College is a tribal, public, 2-year institution, founded in 1972. It is located in the suburbs of Macy, Nebraska. This college offers students three certificates and six associates level degrees. In 2010, 177 students sought degrees from the six programs at this college. It offers subjects including business, human services, and liberal arts. This community college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This college is one of 2 tribal colleges in Nebraska.

11. Doane College - Lincoln Grand Island and Master

303 N 52nd St
Lincoln, NE 68504
(402) 466-4774

Doane College-Lincoln Grand Island and Master offers two education programs. Doane offers two master's level education degrees to students. This school is 1.8 miles from the heart of downtown. 1,698 students pursue degrees in 14 Doane programs, overall.

12. Hastings College

710 N Turner Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 463-2402

Hastings College offers 34 programs in education. Out of those, Hastings offers 15 education degrees at the bachelor's level to students and 19 master's level degrees in education. It is a 4-year institution.

13. The University of Nebraska at Kearney

905 W 25th St
Kearney, NE 68849-1212
(308) 865-8441

The University of Nebraska at Kearney offers 14 programs in education. Specifically, it offers two certificates in education to students, four bachelor's level degrees in education, and eight master's level education degrees. UNK is one of 15 public post-secondary institutions in Nebraska.

14. Chadron State College

1000 Main St
Chadron, NE 69337-2690
(308) 432-6000

Chadron State College offers 30 programs in education. Of those, it offers one education certificate to students, 22 education degrees at the bachelor's level, and seven degrees at the master's level in education. 2,759 students pursue degrees in 62 programs at CSC, overall.

15. Union College

3800 S 48th Street
Lincoln, NE 68506
(402) 486-2600

Union College offers ten programs in education. Of those, this school offers students one associate's level degree in education and nine bachelor's level degrees in education. Union, which is 2.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Lincoln, NE. This liberal arts college is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska. In terms of programs, this liberal arts college is the seventh largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering education.

16. Bellevue University

1000 Galvin Rd S
Bellevue, NE 68005-3098
(402) 291-8100

Bellevue University is in the suburbs of Bellevue, Nebraska. This school offers three programs in education. Of those, this school offers students two bachelor's level degrees in education and one master's level education degree. Overall, 10,407 students seek degrees in 36 programs at this mid-sized school.

17. The Capitol School of Hairstyling and Esthetics

10803 John Galt Blvd.
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 333-3329x241

The Capitol School of Hairstyling and Esthetics, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Omaha, NE and it offers one education program. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering education in terms of programs.

18. Creighton University

2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178
(402) 280-2700

Creighton University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Omaha, NE. Creighton offers 11 education programs. More specifically, it offers three certificates in education to students, one bachelor's level degree in education, and seven master's level degrees in education. CU is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Nebraska.

19. Nebraska Wesleyan University

5000 St Paul Ave
Lincoln, NE 68504-2794
(402) 466-2371

Nebraska Wesleyan University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lincoln, NE. It offers eight education programs. Students are offered eight bachelor's level degrees in education by it. NWU is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the eighth largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering education.

20. Western Nebraska Community College

1601 E 27th St
Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1899
(308) 635-3606

Western Nebraska Community College offers five education programs. It offers students five associate's level education degrees. It is located in town of Scottsbluff, Nebraska. It is one of 7 community colleges in Nebraska. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering programs in education.

21. The University of Nebraska at Omaha

6001 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68182-0225
(402) 554-2800

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is 0.6 miles from the heart of downtown. UNO offers 19 programs in education. Of those, it offers students three certificates in education, six degrees at the bachelor's level in education, nine master's level degrees in education, and one degree at the doctorate level in education. 14,665 students pursue degrees in 136 University of Nebraska at Omaha programs, overall.

22. The University of Nebraska - Lincoln

14th and R St
Lincoln, NE 68588
(402) 472-7211

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers 39 programs in education. More specifically, students are offered three certificates in education by this university, 25 education degrees at the bachelor's level, eight master's level degrees in education, and three doctorate level education degrees. This university is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown. It is one of 4 research universities in Nebraska. Nebraska is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering education programs.

23. Northeast Community College

801 E Benjamin
Norfolk, NE 68702-0469
(402) 371-2020

Northeast Community College is located in Norfolk, NE. It offers six education programs. More specifically, students are offered one education certificate by this college and five education degrees at the associate's level. It is one of 7 community colleges in Nebraska. It is the second biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering education in terms of programs.

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