Nebraska contains seventeen schools that offer ESL programs. University of Nebraska at Kearney, the highest-ranking ESL school in NE, has a total student population of 6,650 and is the 171st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 17 ESL 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.
ESL students from Nebraska schools who go on to become english as a second language instructors, ESL trainers, ESL teachers, ESL tutors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,490 people working as english language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,860. Also, Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors make on average $50,390 per year and there are about 68,430 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 390 employed adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $32,900. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $57,100/yr and there are 330 employed.
Also, within the ESL schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from ESL, 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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