Nebraska contains five schools that offer instructional technology programs. University of Nebraska at Kearney, the highest-ranking instructional technology school in NE, has a total student population of 6,650 and is the 171st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 instructional technology schools in Nebraska, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Doane College-Lincoln Grand Island and Master comes out as the most expensive ($12,943/yr), with Wayne State College as the lowest recorded at only $8,784/yr.
Instructional Technology students from Nebraska schools who go on to become instructional technologists, electronics technology instructors, computer information systems instructors, Information technologys, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 124,480 people working as instructional coordinators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $61,270. Also, Education, training, and library employees make on average $49,530 per year and there are about 8,488,740 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 57,350 employed education, training, and library employees earning an average yearly salary of $41,410. Instructional coordinators in this state earn $52,660/yr and there are 630 employed.
Also, within the instructional technology schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from instructional technology, 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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