Nebraska contains one school that offers psychiatry programs. Creighton University has a total student population of 7,385 and is the 1200th highest ranked school in America.
Psychiatry students from Nebraska schools who go on to become psychiatric aides, psychiatrists, educational psychologists, psychiatristss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,210 people working as psychiatrists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $163,660. Also, Psychiatric aides make on average $27,430 per year and there are about 62,610 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 260 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $22,730. Psychiatrists in this state earn $163,880/yr and there are 160 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, 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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