Nebraska contains one school that offers music therapy programs. Peru State College has a total student population of 2,492 and is the 4551st highest ranked school in America.
Music Therapy students from Nebraska schools who go on to become music therapists, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, art therapists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 80,790 people working as art, drama, and music teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $68,230. Also, Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees make on average $51,720 per year and there are about 1,745,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 10,910 employed arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees earning an average yearly salary of $38,190. Art, drama, and music teachers in this state earn $54,000/yr and there are 460 employed.
Also, within the music therapy schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from music 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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