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Elementary Education Schools in Nebraska

In 2018-2019, 640 students earned their Elementary Teaching degrees in NE.

An Elementary Education major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Elementary Education Majors in Nebraska

Elementary Teaching majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 521
Master’s Degree 82
Associate’s Degree 37

Gender Distribution

In Nebraska, a elementary teaching major is more popular with women than with men.

Elementary Education Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of elementary teaching majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 0.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.7%
  • White: 85.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 5.0%
Elementary Education Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Elementary Education Grads in Nebraska

In this state, there are 9,920 people employed in jobs related to an elementary teaching degree, compared to 1,410,970 nationwide.

Elementary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Elementary Education Jobs in Nebraska

In this state, elementary teaching grads earn an average of $57,490. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,200.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 16 colleges in Nebraska that offer elementary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

146 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
6,327 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 72% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,603. It takes the average student 4.64 years to graduate.

129 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
15,431 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 87% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time.

99 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
25,820 Total Students

95% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, UNL grads earn an average salary of $37,200. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. The student loan default rate is 7.50% which is lower than average. 96% of students get financical aid.

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

It takes the average student 4.61 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,200 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,016 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 41% are considered full time.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
1,008 Total Students

64% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.15 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

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

This private school has an average net price of $20,331. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,100 a year.

#9

Hastings College

Hastings
18 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
1,080 Total Students

The average student takes 4.22 years to complete their degree at Hastings. Graduates earn an average $36,300 after graduation. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 65%.

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

A typical student attending Peru State will pay a net price of $14,823. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Most students complete their degree in 4.74 years.

Elementary Education Careers in NE

Some of the careers elementary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Elementary School Teachers 6% $56,810

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to elementary teaching.

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Secondary Education 114
Early Childhood Education 82
Teacher Education 48
Middle School Education & Teaching 22

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