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Health Sciences & Services Schools in Nebraska

114 students earned Health Science degrees in Nebraska in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Health Sciences & Services is the 14th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Health Sciences & Services Majors in Nebraska

Health Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 34
Master’s Degree 32
Post-Master’s Certificate 28
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 28
Associate’s Degree 20

Gender Distribution

In Nebraska, a health science major is more popular with women than with men.

Health Sciences & Services Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health science majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.9%
  • Black or African American: 9.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.0%
  • White: 59.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 15.8%
Health Sciences & Services Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Sciences & Services Grads in Nebraska

There are 1,050 people in the state and 114,910 people in the nation working in health science jobs.

Health Sciences & Services Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Health Sciences & Services Jobs in Nebraska

A typical salary for a health science grad in the state is $38,190, compared to a typical salary of $43,480 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in Nebraska that offer health science degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
8,821 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $47,500 a year. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.20%.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,300 Total Students

In their early career, MCC grads earn an average salary of $27,500. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,227. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
2,422 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. In their early career, Doane Crete grads earn an average salary of $36,100.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,050 Total Students

10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $14,725.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
770 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.56 years. 94% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.50%.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
1,128 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 3.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. 93% of the teachers are full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
3,890 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.50% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,000 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,454.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
1,108 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 81% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $49,000 after graduation. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
775 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $47,800 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
133 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public school has an average net price of $7,418.

Health Sciences & Services Careers in NE

Some of the careers health science majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Community Health Workers 19% $35,010

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to health science.

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Nursing 1,960
Allied Health Professions 637
Health/Medical Admin Services 392
Rehabilitation Professions 375
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 296
Medicine 291
Allied Health Services 223
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 203

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