Omaha, NE (population: 449,283) has one distance education school within its city limits. University of Nebraska at Omaha has a total student population of 14,620. It is the 2162nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 18th highest in the state of Nebraska (#1 is University of Nebraska at Kearney). To learn more about distance education programs in Omaha, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of distance education professors at University of Nebraska at Omaha such as Phyllis Adcock, James Akers, William Austin, Paul Clark, Bob Goeman, and Jeanne Harrington.
Distance Education students from Omaha schools who go on to become distance educators, teachers, online educators, online teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Omaha-Council Bluffs-IA area alone, there are 100 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average salary of $61,440. Education teachers in this area earn $63,250/yr and there are 90 employed.
Omaha lies in Douglas county, which is one of the 40 counties in Nebraska. Overall, the Omaha-Council Bluffs-IA area has 452,130 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $19.23/hr average worker wage, and a $40,000 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.192 out of every 1000 jobs in Omaha are held by education teachers, and 0.219/1000 are held by mathematical science teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Nebraska at Omaha ends up costing a student $10,046/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Omaha|
|Council Bluffs||IA||59,918||3||15.2545||57||7.9 miles|
|Sioux City||IA||83,250||6||24.3659||219||88.0 miles|