Nebraska contains seven schools that offer pharmacy programs. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the highest-ranking pharmacy school in NE, has a total student population of 24,100 and is the 840th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 pharmacy 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 Southeast Community College Area as the lowest recorded at only $5,555/yr.
Pharmacy students from Nebraska schools who go on to become pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy professionals, pharmacist in charges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 267,860 people working as pharmacists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $106,630. Also, Pharmacy aides make on average $22,330 per year and there are about 52,230 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 180 employed pharmacy aides earning an average yearly salary of $21,550. Pharmacists in this state earn $91,500/yr and there are 2,240 employed.
Also, within the pharmacy schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from pharmacy, 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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