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Public Health Schools in Nebraska

There are four Nebraska schools offering public health programs. In 2010, 55 students graduated with degrees from Nebraska public health schools. 45 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and ten of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 37 students graduate from programs in this state in public health each year. More specifically, ten students graduated with a degree in public health at the bachelor's level and 45 with a master's level degree.

Four public health schools are located in this state. And out of these, two schools are public, while two schools are private. Public public health school tuition is $6,626, while private public health school tuition varies from $11,640 to $18,150.

Average tuition for public health programs is $10,222. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $6,626 each year, is at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, the highest tuition for public health programs, which is $18,150 each year, is at Union College.

Nebraska public health schools offer certificates, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Public Health Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

On average, 37 students graduate from programs in this state in public health each year. More specifically, ten students graduated with a degree in public health at the bachelor's level and 45 with a master's level degree.

Public Health Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 1
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 10
  • Bachelor 2009: 18
  • Bachelor 2010: 10
  • Master 2006: 13
  • Master 2007: 6
  • Master 2008: 9
  • Master 2009: 6
  • Master 2010: 45

Public Health Program Availability in Nebraska

Schools in this state offer a total of six public health programs. Of these programs, close to 66% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Public Health Program Availability in Nebraska

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 4

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22200
  • 25th Percentile: 26650
  • Median: 38310
  • 75th Percentile: 61010
  • 90th Percentile: 76150

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48490
  • 25th Percentile: 58830
  • Median: 72600
  • 75th Percentile: 92200
  • 90th Percentile: 119140

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25920
  • 25th Percentile: 31520
  • Median: 39370
  • 75th Percentile: 49420
  • 90th Percentile: 58190

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26550
  • 25th Percentile: 32780
  • Median: 37840
  • 75th Percentile: 44640
  • 90th Percentile: 51900

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37430
  • 25th Percentile: 44100
  • Median: 54900
  • 75th Percentile: 70720
  • 90th Percentile: 83580

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65320
  • Median Salary 2007: 66940
  • Median Salary 2008: 68880
  • Median Salary 2009: 70390
  • Median Salary 2010: 72600
  • Total Employed 2006: 2280
  • Total Employed 2007: 2280
  • Total Employed 2008: 2220
  • Total Employed 2009: 2160
  • Total Employed 2010: 2290

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Employment Trend

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36090
  • Median Salary 2007: 38320
  • Median Salary 2008: 38760
  • Median Salary 2009: 47020
  • Median Salary 2010: 38310
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34110
  • Median Salary 2007: 34020
  • Median Salary 2008: 36230
  • Median Salary 2009: 35710
  • Median Salary 2010: 37840
  • Total Employed 2006: 650
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 580
  • Total Employed 2009: 470
  • Total Employed 2010: 600

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36110
  • Median Salary 2007: 36600
  • Median Salary 2008: 36780
  • Median Salary 2009: 37980
  • Median Salary 2010: 39370
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 680
  • Total Employed 2008: 850
  • Total Employed 2009: 860
  • Total Employed 2010: 970

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Employment Trend

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47590
  • Median Salary 2007: 49250
  • Median Salary 2008: 49370
  • Median Salary 2009: 53910
  • Median Salary 2010: 54900
  • Total Employed 2006: 310
  • Total Employed 2007: 410
  • Total Employed 2008: 460
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 370

Nebraska vs National Public Health Employment

Nebraska vs National Public Health Employment

  • Employed in Nebraska: 0.720% (4340)

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1. The Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

720 North 87th Street
Omaha, NE 68114-2852
(402) 354-7000

The Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Omaha, NE and it offers one program in public health. This nursing school is a 4-year institution. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering public health programs.

2. The University of Nebraska Medical Center

987815 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE 68198-7815
(402) 559-3937

The University of Nebraska Medical Center, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Omaha, NE. This school offers three programs in public health. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in public health by it and two public health degrees at the master's level. 3,494 students seek degrees in 45 programs at this school, overall. This specialized school is the biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering public health in terms of programs.

3. Hastings College

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

Hastings College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1882. This school is in Hastings, NE. This school offers subjects including business, teaching, and counseling. It offers students 63 bachelors level degrees and 21 degrees at the masters level. 1,193 students sought degrees from the 68 programs at this school in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this liberal arts college. This school is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska.

4. Union College

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

Union College offers one program in public health and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lincoln, NE. This liberal arts college is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering public health.

5. The University of Nebraska at Omaha

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

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is near the heart of downtown and it offers one public health program. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. UNO is the third oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering programs in public health.