Nebraska contains seven schools that offer electronics programs. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the highest-ranking electronics school in NE, has a total student population of 24,100 and is the 840th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 electronics schools in Nebraska, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Omaha comes out as the most expensive ($22,177/yr), with Southeast Community College Area as the lowest recorded at only $5,555/yr.
Electronics students from Nebraska schools who go on to become electronic workers, electricians, electronic technologists, electronics engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 193,570 people working as electrical and electronic equipment assemblers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $30,690. Also, Electrical and electronic engineering technicians make on average $55,410 per year and there are about 154,050 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 410 employed electrical and electronic engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $52,230. Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers in this state earn $27,040/yr and there are 1,300 employed.
Also, within the electronics schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from electronics, 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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