Construction Management in Nebraska

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Schools Offering Construction Management Programs in Nebraska


Each year, roughly 0.4% of Nebraska students graduate with degrees in construction management. Thus, Nebraska's 7 construction management schools put out approximately 226 construction managers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nebraska with a construction management program is University of Nebraska-Lincoln, which is located in Lincoln. In 2010, it was ranked 60th nationwide. In 2010, University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduated 89 students from its construction management program. Students at University of Nebraska-Lincoln paid $7,224 per year in tuition fees.

Northeast Community College, which is located in Norfolk, is the second-ranked school in Nebraska that has a construction management program. It received a ranking of 75th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Northeast Community College graduated 17 students from its construction management program. Students at Northeast Community College paid $2,612 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Nebraska with a construction management program is Mid-Plains Community College, which is located in North Platte. In 2010, it was ranked 78th nationwide. In 2010, 6 students graduated from Mid-Plains Community College construction management program. Mid-Plains Community College charged in-state students $2,550 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Nebraska construction management school, average tuition will be $5,351 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,205 per year to $18,048 per year. The Nebraska construction management schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Omaha - located in Omaha, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. University of Nebraska-Lincoln - located in Lincoln, students are charged $7,224 per year
  3. Northeast Community College - located in Norfolk, students are charged $2,612 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Nebraska construction management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Southeast Community College Area - located in Lincoln, students are charged $2,205 per year
  2. Metropolitan Community College Area - located in Omaha, students are charged $2,385 per year
  3. Central Community College - located in Grand Island, students are charged $2,430 per year

A construction management degree from a Nebraska school... what next?

Most people who graduate from construction management school in Nebraska go on to work as a construction manager. In 2010, there were 1,470 construction managers working in Nebraska. The following counties have the largest number of Nebraska construction managers:

  1. Harrison County - 920 construction managers
  2. Lancaster County - 210 construction managers
  3. Adams County - 140 construction managers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of construction managers is expected to grow by 16% by 2018. There are projected to be 5,660 construction managers working in the Nebraska then.

Salary

On average, a construction manager earns a salary of $76,510 per year in Nebraska state. However, this number is only an average. construction managers in Nebraska had varying salaries from $36,430 to $133,440 per year in 2010. On average a construction manager earns the most in the following Nebraska counties:

  1. Arthur County - $80,200 per year
  2. Lancaster County - $79,910 per year
  3. Adams County - $74,660 per year

A construction manager in the following counties in Nebraska make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Antelope County - $60,950 per year
  2. Harrison County - $74,440 per year
  3. Adams County - $74,660 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in construction management in Nebraska and to compare salaries with various related fields such as business management or real estate, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Construction Management in Nebraska
  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management in Nebraska
  • Certificate in Construction Management in Nebraska

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,575 miles from location University of Nebraska-Lincoln Lincoln NE 39.6491 67% 24,100
6,534 miles from location Metropolitan Community College Area Omaha NE 14.4046 n/a 17,003
6,572 miles from location Southeast Community College Area Lincoln NE 19.8121 n/a 11,556
6,662 miles from location Central Community College Grand Island NE 18.9094 n/a 7,320
6,604 miles from location Northeast Community College Norfolk NE 24.9689 n/a 5,205
6,784 miles from location Mid-Plains Community College North Platte NE 22.0593 n/a 2,765
6,540 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Omaha Omaha NE 20.124 100% 617
 

Curious what studying Construction Management gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Nebraska

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Construction Laborers + 3,660 $25,990 -2.1%
2
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers + 3,330 $57,030 5.0%
3
Construction Managers + 1,470 $76,510 -2.0%
4
Civil Engineers + 1,450 $77,250 2.1%
5
Construction and Building Inspectors + 440 $44,450 7.3%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are construction management related jobs in Nebraska