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Allied Health Professions in Nebraska

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642 Allied Health students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Allied Health Professions is the 12th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Nebraska

Allied Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 238
Master’s Degree 165
Bachelor’s Degree 153
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 43
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 28
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 28
Post-Master’s Certificate 15
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 15

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of allied health majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Black or African American: 3.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.8%
  • White: 83.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 5.3%
Allied Health Professions Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Nebraska

In this state, there are 9,420 people employed in jobs related to an allied health degree, compared to 1,414,230 nationwide.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Nebraska

Allied Health grads earn an average of $51,810 in the state and $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 19 colleges in Nebraska that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

152 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,055 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $59,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 2 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 83%.

93 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,756 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 55%. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
1,128 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,779. The average student takes 4.14 years to complete their degree at Nebraska Methodist College. The 3.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
1,108 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.00 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $49,000 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,125 Total Students

In their early career, Mid-Plains Community College grads earn an average salary of $26,100. 30% of the teachers are full time. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
6,279 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,200 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,603. The student loan default rate of 4.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,300 Total Students

In their early career, MCC grads earn an average salary of $27,500. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,227. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
1,050 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $14,725. The student loan default rate of 6.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $38,200 after graduation.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
770 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 94% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.50%.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
8,821 Total Students

65% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $29,994. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Allied Health Professions Careers in NE

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Physician Assistants 29% $103,400
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 16% $63,070
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 13% $45,680
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 13% $68,130
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 12% $67,460
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 11% $31,560
Respiratory Therapists 10% $55,080
Athletic Trainers 10% $46,840
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 10% $44,870
Surgical Technologists 9% $45,260
Health Technologists and Technicians 9% $41,400
Health Specialties Professors 6% $81,290
Radiation Therapists 6% $73,980
Nuclear Technicians 0% $0
Hearing Aid Specialists 0% $27,770
Respiratory Therapy Technicians 0% $50,950

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Nursing 1,960
Health/Medical Admin Services 392
Rehabilitation Professions 375
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 296
Medicine 291
Allied Health Services 223
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 203
Public Health 174

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