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Information Science Schools in Nebraska

197 students earned IS degrees in Nebraska in the 2018-2019 year.

An Information Science major is the 41st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Information Science Majors in Nebraska

IS majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 116
Bachelor’s Degree 71
Post-Master’s Certificate 10
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 10

Gender Distribution

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

Information Science Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of IS majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 9.1%
  • Black or African American: 10.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.1%
  • White: 41.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 28.9%
  • Other Races: 5.6%
Information Science Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Science Grads in Nebraska

8,270 people in the state and 1,240,640 in the nation are employed in jobs related to IS.

Information Science Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Information Science Jobs in Nebraska

A typical salary for a IS grad in the state is $87,480, compared to a typical salary of $114,000 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Nebraska that offer IS degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

123 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
15,153 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 5.57 years. This public school has an average net price of $13,511. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.20%.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
18% Graduation Rate
11,637 Total Students

13% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 6.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
3,890 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.56 years to graduate. The student loan default rate is 7.50% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
2,422 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,555. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Doane Crete grads earn an average salary of $36,100.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,300 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 65% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,227.

Information Science Careers in NE

Some of the careers IS majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Computer and Information Research Scientists 50% $87,190
Systems Software Developers 18% $94,260
Computer Workers 14% $85,600
Computer and Information Systems Managers 14% $116,700
Computer Science Professors 4% $79,310

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Computer Information Systems 747
Information Technology 277
Computer Science 127
Computer Systems Analysis 67
Computer Programming 49
Computer Software Applications 3
Computer Systems Networking 2

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