Nebraska contains nine schools that offer massage therapy programs. Omaha School of Massage Therapy, the highest-ranking massage therapy school in NE, has a total student population of 104 and is the 780th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 massage therapy schools in Nebraska, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of Hair Design comes out as the most expensive ($29,694/yr), with Western Nebraska Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,379/yr.
Massage Therapy students from Nebraska schools who go on to become licensed massage therapists, massage therapists, certified massage therapists, licensed massage practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 55,920 people working as massage therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,780.
Also, within the massage therapy schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from massage therapy, 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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