Counseling in Nebraska

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Schools Offering Counseling Programs in Nebraska


Each year, approximately 0.4% of Nebraska graduates receive degrees in counseling. Thus, Nebraska's 13 counseling schools put out approximately 235 counselors each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nebraska with a counseling program is University of Nebraska at Kearney, which is located in Kearney. In 2010, it was ranked 30th nationwide. 32 students graduated with a degree in counseling from University of Nebraska at Kearney in 2010. Tuition at University of Nebraska at Kearney was $5,912 per year.

The second-ranked school in Nebraska with a counseling program is University of Nebraska-Lincoln, which is located in Lincoln. In 2010, it was ranked 60th nationwide. The tuition rate at University of Nebraska-Lincoln was $7,224 per year.

Creighton University, which is located in Omaha, is the third-ranked school in Nebraska that has a counseling program. It received a ranking of 65th in the country in 2010. 15 students graduated with degree in counseling from Creighton University in 2010. The tuition rate at Creighton University was $30,578 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Nebraska's counseling schools ranges from $30,578 per year to $2,385 per year. But, the average tuition is $11,888 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Nebraska counseling schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Creighton University - located in Omaha, students are charged $30,578 per year
  2. Hastings College - located in Hastings, students are charged $22,620 per year
  3. Concordia University - located in Seward, students are charged $22,115 per year

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

  1. Metropolitan Community College Area - located in Omaha, students are charged $2,385 per year
  2. Wayne State College - located in Wayne, students are charged $5,071 per year
  3. Chadron State College - located in Chadron, students are charged $5,076 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in counseling in Nebraska and to compare salaries with various related fields such as clinical psychology or forensic psychology, 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 Counseling in Nebraska
  • Bachelor's Degree in Counseling in Nebraska
  • Master's Degree in Counseling in Nebraska
  • Certificate in Counseling 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
6,537 miles from location University of Nebraska at Omaha Omaha NE 28.9639 47% 14,620
6,534 miles from location Creighton University Omaha NE 34.7803 27% 7,385
6,701 miles from location University of Nebraska at Kearney Kearney NE 70.3595 44% 6,650
6,584 miles from location Wayne State College Wayne NE 24.6719 n/a 3,631
6,882 miles from location Chadron State College Chadron NE 20.9003 n/a 2,712
6,595 miles from location Concordia University Seward NE 26.8646 30% 1,717
6,573 miles from location Doane College-Lincoln Grand Island and Master Lincoln NE 4.89178 n/a 1,674
6,664 miles from location Hastings College Hastings NE 28.2994 26% 1,154
6,542 miles from location Vatterott College-Spring Valley Campus Omaha NE 20.5152 n/a 748
6,533 miles from location Grace University Omaha NE 26.7496 64% 490
6,542 miles from location Nebraska Christian College Papillion NE 19.7538 n/a 123
 

Curious what studying Counseling 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
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors + 1,360 $52,540 0.0%
2
Rehabilitation Counselors + 860 $35,730 36.5%
3
Mental Health Counselors + 750 $43,350 -7.4%
4
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 640 $62,950 33.3%
 

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