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Teaching Schools in Nebraska

There are 20 schools in the state of Nebraska offering teaching programs. In 2010, 1,655 students graduated from programs at Nebraska teaching schools. 1,145 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 455 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

1,723 students graduate from programs in this state in teaching, on average, per year. More specifically, seven students graduated with certificates in teaching, 48 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,145 with a bachelor's level degree, and 455 with a master's level degree.

20 teaching schools are located in this state. And out of these, while eight schools are public, 12 schools are private. While tuition at a private teaching school varies from $11,200 to $30,578, tuition at a public teaching school varies from $5,071 to $7,224.

Average tuition for teaching programs is $14,887. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $5,071 every year, is at Wayne State College, the highest tuition for teaching programs, which is $30,578 per year, is at Creighton University.

Schools in Nebraska offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in teaching.

Teaching Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

1,723 students graduate from programs in this state in teaching, on average, per year. More specifically, seven students graduated with certificates in teaching, 48 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,145 with a bachelor's level degree, and 455 with a master's level degree.

Teaching Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 31
  • Certificate 2007: 24
  • Certificate 2008: 24
  • Certificate 2009: 12
  • Certificate 2010: 7
  • Associate 2006: 50
  • Associate 2007: 49
  • Associate 2008: 71
  • Associate 2009: 44
  • Associate 2010: 48
  • Bachelor 2006: 1278
  • Bachelor 2007: 1334
  • Bachelor 2008: 1194
  • Bachelor 2009: 1231
  • Bachelor 2010: 1145
  • Master 2006: 316
  • Master 2007: 391
  • Master 2008: 502
  • Master 2009: 539
  • Master 2010: 455

Teaching Program Availability in Nebraska

Schools in Nebraska offer a total of 201 teaching programs. Of these programs, approximately 71.1% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Teaching Program Availability in Nebraska

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 11
  • Bachelor: 143
  • Master: 39

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

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

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37590
  • 25th Percentile: 46700
  • Median: 59530
  • 75th Percentile: 79720
  • 90th Percentile: 105560

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43010
  • 25th Percentile: 50950
  • Median: 71940
  • 75th Percentile: 121940
  • 90th Percentile: 139730

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35610
  • 25th Percentile: 46250
  • Median: 60940
  • 75th Percentile: 73490
  • 90th Percentile: 90350

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

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42770
  • 25th Percentile: 52540
  • Median: 68220
  • 75th Percentile: 87990
  • 90th Percentile: 109740

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37020
  • 25th Percentile: 44990
  • Median: 57030
  • 75th Percentile: 76400
  • 90th Percentile: 106920

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:

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

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

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

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

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54345
  • Median Salary 2007: 56055
  • Median Salary 2008: 57490
  • Median Salary 2009: 58765
  • Median Salary 2010: 59530
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57310
  • Median Salary 2007: 59110
  • Median Salary 2008: 60710
  • Median Salary 2009: 62310
  • Median Salary 2010: 71940
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46110
  • Median Salary 2007: 55990
  • Median Salary 2008: 57880
  • Median Salary 2009: 58310
  • Median Salary 2010: 60940
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61225
  • Median Salary 2007: 63150
  • Median Salary 2008: 65110
  • Median Salary 2009: 65850
  • Median Salary 2010: 68220
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53580
  • Median Salary 2007: 52710
  • Median Salary 2008: 55110
  • Median Salary 2009: 58830
  • Median Salary 2010: 57030
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 270
  • Total Employed 2009: 260
  • Total Employed 2010: 280

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

Nebraska vs National Teaching Employment

Nebraska vs National Teaching Employment

  • Employed in Nebraska: 0.640% (2760)

Teaching Schools in Nebraska

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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 setting and it offers one program in teaching. NCC is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering programs in teaching.

2. Wayne State College

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

Wayne State College offers 23 programs in teaching. Out of those, students are offered 21 bachelor's level degrees in teaching by it and two degrees at the master's level in teaching. It is a public 4-year institution.

3. Doane College - Crete

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

Doane College-Crete offers one teaching program. 1,045 students pursue degrees in 33 programs at this school, overall.

4. Peru State College

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

Peru State College offers seven teaching programs. More specifically, this school offers six teaching degrees at the bachelor's level to students and one master's level degree in teaching. It is located in Peru, Nebraska, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is one of 15 public post-secondary institutions in Nebraska.

5. York College

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

York College offers 15 teaching programs. Students are offered 15 degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching by York. This very small university is a 4-year research institution. York is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering teaching in terms of programs.

6. Grace University

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

Grace University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Omaha, NE. Grace offers four teaching programs. It offers four bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students.

7. Midland University

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

Midland University is in Fremont, NE. This school offers 11 programs in teaching. Students are offered 11 degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching by this school. Overall, 1,117 students seek degrees in 61 Midland University programs.

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 in Omaha, NE. This school offers six teaching programs. Out of those, CSM offers students one certificate in teaching, one associate's level degree in teaching, three bachelor's level teaching degrees, and one teaching degree at the master's level. 1,070 students seek degrees in 34 programs at CSM, overall.

9. Concordia University - Seward

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

Concordia University-Seward offers ten teaching programs. Specifically, it offers three teaching certificates to students, five bachelor's level teaching degrees, and two master's level degrees in teaching. Overall, 2,146 students seek degrees in 52 Concordia University-Seward programs. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering teaching in terms of programs.

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. Hastings College

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

Hastings College offers 28 programs in teaching. Of those, Hastings offers 13 bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students and 15 degrees at the master's level in teaching. It is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska. Hastings is the biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering teaching in terms of programs.

12. The University of Nebraska at Kearney

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

The University of Nebraska at Kearney offers five teaching programs. More specifically, students are offered two bachelor's level teaching degrees by this school and three teaching degrees at the master's level. 6,753 students seek degrees in 57 UNK programs, overall.

13. Chadron State College

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

Chadron State College offers 24 programs in teaching. Specifically, students are offered 20 bachelor's level teaching degrees by this school and four degrees at the master's level in teaching. This school is one of 15 public post-secondary institutions in Nebraska. In terms of programs, CSC is the third biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering teaching.

14. Union College

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

Union College offers eight teaching programs. It offers students eight teaching degrees at the bachelor's level. Union, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lincoln, NE. Union is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering teaching.

15. 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 center of the city, is in Omaha, NE and this school offers one teaching program. 160 students seek degrees in three Capitol School of Hairstyling and Esthetics programs, overall. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering programs in teaching.

16. Creighton University

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

Creighton University, which is 2.7 miles from the center of the city, is in Omaha, NE. Creighton offers five teaching programs. Out of those, it offers students two certificates in teaching, one bachelor's level teaching degree, and two master's level degrees in teaching. 7,662 students pursue degrees in 116 CU programs, overall.

17. Nebraska Wesleyan University

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

Nebraska Wesleyan University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Lincoln, NE. This school offers six teaching programs. It offers six bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students. It is a 4-year institution.

18. Western Nebraska Community College

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

Western Nebraska Community College is located in town of Scottsbluff, Nebraska. It offers four programs in teaching. This public college offers four degrees at the associate's level in teaching to students. Overall, 2,395 students pursue degrees in 67 programs at this community college. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering teaching programs.

19. 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. This university offers 11 programs in teaching. Out of those, it offers five bachelor's level degrees in teaching to students and six degrees at the master's level in teaching. 14,665 students seek degrees in 136 University of Nebraska at Omaha programs, overall.

20. The University of Nebraska - Lincoln

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

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers 25 programs in teaching. Specifically, it offers students 22 degrees at the bachelor's level in teaching and three master's level teaching degrees. It is 1.2 miles from the center of the city. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. NU ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Nebraska.

21. Northeast Community College

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

Northeast Community College is located in town of Norfolk, Nebraska. This college offers six programs in teaching. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in teaching by this community college and five teaching degrees at the associate's level. Overall, 5,377 students seek degrees in 99 Northeast Community College programs. It ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Nebraska.

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