Lincoln, NE (population: 257,612) has six entertainment business schools within its city limits. Union College, the highest ranked school in the city with an entertainment business program, has a total student population of 883. It is the 311th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Nebraska (#1 is University of Nebraska at Kearney). To learn more about entertainment business programs in Lincoln, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of entertainment business professors at Union College such as Barry Forbes, Lisa Forbes, and Kim Steiner.
Entertainment Business students from Lincoln schools who go on to become entertainment business workers, entertainers, entertainment business consultants, entertainment business specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 45,080 people working as entertainment attendants and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,020. Also, Set and exhibit designers make on average $50,600 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today.
Lincoln lies in Lancaster county, which is one of the 40 counties in Nebraska. Overall, the Lincoln area has 161,980 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $18.14/hr average worker wage, and a $37,730 average annual salary.
Of the 6 entertainment business schools in Lincoln, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,457/yr) for entertainment business students, with Southeast Community College Area as the lowest, reported at only $5,555/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lincoln|
|Council Bluffs||IA||59,918||3||15.2545||57||52.2 miles|
|Grand Island||NE||47,293||1||18.9094||48||88.1 miles|