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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Nebraska


Approximately 2.4% of graduates in of Nebraska receive technology degrees every year. Thus, Nebraska's 31 technology schools put out approximately 1,270 technology professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nebraska with a technology program is Union College, which is located in Lincoln. In 2010, it was ranked 36th nationwide. 6 students graduated with a degree in technology from Union College in 2010. Union College charged in-state students $18,150 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Nebraska that has a technology program is Midland Lutheran College. Midland Lutheran College, which was ranked 48th in the country in 2010, is located in Fremont. Midland Lutheran College charged in-state students $23,664 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Nebraska that has a technology program is University of Nebraska-Lincoln. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, which was ranked 60th in the country in 2010, is located in Lincoln. In 2010, University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduated 169 students from its technology programs. Students at University of Nebraska-Lincoln paid $7,224 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Nebraska technology school, average tuition will be $10,775 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,040 per year to $30,578 per year. The Nebraska technology schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Creighton University - located in Omaha, students are charged $30,578 per year
  2. Midland Lutheran College - located in Fremont, students are charged $23,664 per year
  3. Nebraska Wesleyan University - located in Lincoln, students are charged $23,474 per year

The following Nebraska technology schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Western Nebraska Community College - located in Scottsbluff, students are charged $2,040 per year
  2. Southeast Community College Area - located in Lincoln, students are charged $2,205 per year
  3. Metropolitan Community College Area - located in Omaha, students are charged $2,385 per year

A technology degree from a Nebraska school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Nebraska technology professionals:

  1. Harrison County - 440 technology professionals
  2. Lancaster County - 140 technology professionals
  3. Antelope County - 90 technology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of technology professionals in the state of Nebraska will grow to 1,300. This would require a 15% growth in the profession.

Salary

technology professionals in Nebraska make an average of $53,815 per year. However, this number is only an average. Technology professional in Nebraska had varying salaries from $22,780 to $89,920 per year in 2010. The following counties in Nebraska have the highest average salaries for technology professionals:

  1. Harrison County - $55,490 per year
  2. Lancaster County - $52,160 per year
  3. Antelope County - $50,580 per year

The following counties in Nebraska have the lowest average salaries for technology professional:

  1. Arthur County - $47,120 per year
  2. Adams County - $49,060 per year
  3. Antelope County - $50,580 per year

On average, the highest paid technology professionals in Nebraska were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $56,110 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $51,520 per year

On average, the lowest paid technology professionals in Nebraska were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $56,110 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $51,520 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in technology in Nebraska and to compare salaries with various related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering, 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 Technology in Nebraska
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Nebraska
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Nebraska
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Nebraska
  • Certificate in Technology 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
6,572 miles from location Southeast Community College Area Lincoln NE 19.8121 n/a 11,556
6,533 miles from location Bellevue University Bellevue NE 11.0114 n/a 9,448
6,534 miles from location Creighton University Omaha NE 34.7803 27% 7,385
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
6,584 miles from location Wayne State College Wayne NE 24.6719 n/a 3,631
6,536 miles from location University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha NE 4.71527 n/a 3,237
6,784 miles from location Mid-Plains Community College North Platte NE 22.0593 n/a 2,765
6,882 miles from location Chadron State College Chadron NE 20.9003 n/a 2,712
6,925 miles from location Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff NE 16.547 n/a 2,304
6,572 miles from location Nebraska Wesleyan University Lincoln NE 30.0627 33% 2,093
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
6,538 miles from location College of Saint Mary Omaha NE 23.1798 50% 1,120
6,540 miles from location Kaplan University-Omaha Campus Omaha NE 18.1421 n/a 1,071
6,589 miles from location Doane College Crete NE 28.8976 30% 964
6,535 miles from location Clarkson College Omaha NE 29.096 56% 934
6,573 miles from location Union College Lincoln NE 63.557 72% 883
6,542 miles from location Vatterott College-Spring Valley Campus Omaha NE 20.5152 n/a 748
6,561 miles from location Midland Lutheran College Fremont NE 51.755 24% 716
6,539 miles from location Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health Omaha NE 36.0075 62% 672
6,575 miles from location Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Lincoln NE 13.7074 n/a 644
6,540 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Omaha Omaha NE 20.124 100% 617
6,573 miles from location BryanLGH College of Health Sciences Lincoln NE 38.4027 98% 500
6,538 miles from location Alegent Health School of Radiologic Technology Omaha NE 1.85764 n/a 22
6,665 miles from location Mary Lanning Memorial HealthCare School of Radiologic Technology Hastings NE 2.16646 n/a 19
6,926 miles from location Regional West Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology Scottsbluff NE 3.24735 n/a 9
 

Curious what studying Technology 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
Instructional Coordinators + 630 $51,520 12.5%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other + 170 $56,110 30.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are technology related jobs in Nebraska