Nebraska contains fourteen schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Nebraska at Kearney, the highest-ranking emergency management school in NE, has a total student population of 6,650 and is the 171st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 emergency management schools in Nebraska, only 2 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 Bellevue University as the lowest recorded at only $5,704/yr.
Emergency Management students from Nebraska schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 2,740 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $67,290. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $58,150/yr and there are 210 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from emergency management, 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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