Nebraska contains 28 schools that offer computer science programs. University of Nebraska at Kearney, the highest-ranking computer science school in NE, has a total student population of 6,650 and is the 171st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 computer science schools in Nebraska, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Creighton University comes out as the most expensive ($25,370/yr), with Little Priest Tribal College as the lowest recorded at only $2,007/yr.
Computer Science students from Nebraska schools who go on to become computer science instructors, web developers, computer engineers, software engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 32,240 people working as computer science teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $75,860.
Also, within the computer science schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from computer science, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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