Nebraska contains 28 schools that offer vocational programs. University of Nebraska at Kearney, the highest-ranking vocational school in NE, has a total student population of 6,650 and is the 171st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 vocational schools in Nebraska, only 4 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.
Vocational students from Nebraska schools who go on to become vocational educators, event planners, landscape architects, landscape designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 114,420 people working as vocational education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,030. Also, Middle school teachers make on average $53,550 per year and there are about 665,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nebraska alone, there are 3,610 employed middle school teachers earning an average yearly salary of $45,980. Vocational education teachers in this state earn $47,080/yr and there are 1,400 employed.
Also, within the vocational schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from vocational, 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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