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Early Childhood Education Schools in Nebraska

82 Child development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

An Early Childhood Education major is the 8th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Early Childhood Education Majors in Nebraska

Child development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 47
Associate’s Degree 28
Master’s Degree 7

Gender Distribution

In Nebraska, a child development major is more popular with women than with men.

Early Childhood Education Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of child development majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.1%
  • White: 85.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.2%
  • Other Races: 6.1%
Early Childhood Education Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Early Childhood Education Grads in Nebraska

There are 2,220 people in the state and 555,680 people in the nation working in child development jobs.

Early Childhood Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Early Childhood Education Jobs in Nebraska

In this state, child development grads earn an average of $37,980. Nationwide, they make an average of $34,410.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Nebraska that offer child development degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
2,424 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,331. The student loan default rate is 5.10% which is lower than average. 99% of the teachers are full time.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,016 Total Students

41% of the teachers are full time. 89% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
2,114 Total Students

97% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,800 a year. It takes the average student 4.74 years to graduate.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
3,633 Total Students

A typical student attending WSC will pay a net price of $13,454. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,168 Total Students

97% of the teachers are full time. The 6.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,825 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
8,910 Total Students

The average student takes 4.11 years to complete their degree at Creighton. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
2,448 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $32,200 after graduation. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.61 years to complete their degree at Chadron State College.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
130 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. 100% of students get financical aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,418.

Early Childhood Education Careers in NE

Some of the careers child development majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Preschool Teachers 8% $32,140
Kindergarten Teachers 7% $57,820

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to child development.

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Elementary Education 640
Secondary Education 114
Teacher Education 48
Middle School Education & Teaching 22

View all majors related to Early Childhood Education

View Nationwide Early Childhood Education Report

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