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Child Development & Family Studies Schools in Nebraska

192 Human Development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Child Development & Family Studies is the 44th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in Nebraska

Human Development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 85
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 35
Master’s Degree 34
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 22
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 22
Bachelor’s Degree 15
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of human development majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.2%
  • White: 72.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.6%
  • Other Races: 4.7%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in Nebraska

There are 14,750 people in the state and 1,489,720 people in the nation working in human development jobs.

Child Development & Family Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in Nebraska

In this state, human development grads earn an average of $37,980. Nationwide, they make an average of $35,830.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Nebraska that offer human development degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,368 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. A typical student attending Central Community College will pay a net price of $8,217. In their early career, Central Community College grads earn an average salary of $27,100.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,756 Total Students

88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $9,853.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
25,390 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.50%. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. In their early career, UNL grads earn an average salary of $37,200.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,300 Total Students

In their early career, MCC grads earn an average salary of $27,500. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 65% of students receive it.

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

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. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
226 Total Students

35% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $14,143. 6 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,125 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. In their early career, Mid-Plains Community College grads earn an average salary of $26,100. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,223.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
2,703 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private school has an average net price of $20,331. The 5.10% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in NE

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Social and Human Service Assistants 17% $27,380
Childcare Workers 12% $22,510
Community and Social Service Specialists 10% $41,300
Preschool Teachers 8% $32,140
Farm and Home Management Advisors 6% $64,660
Home Economics Professors 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Family & Consumer Economics 195
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 184
Textile & Apparel Studies 50
Other Family & Human Sciences 13
General Family & Consumer Sciences 9

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