As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers 35 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 700 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 546 Bachelor's degrees, 86 Master's degrees, and 68 Doctoral degrees.
University of Nebraska at Omaha offers 16 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 298 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 245 Bachelor's degrees, 52 Master's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.
Creighton University offers 11 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 204 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 183 Bachelor's degrees, 17 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Nebraska-Lincoln Lincoln, NE||19 : 1||25,390|
|University of Nebraska at Omaha Omaha, NE||28 : 1||15,153|
|Creighton University Omaha, NE||16 : 1||8,821|
|University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE||13 : 1||4,055|
|University of Nebraska at Kearney Kearney, NE||19 : 1||6,279|
|Concordia University-Nebraska Seward, NE||43 : 1||2,703|
|Nebraska Wesleyan University Lincoln, NE||18 : 1||2,044|
|Wayne State College Wayne, NE||32 : 1||3,890|
|Hastings College Hastings, NE||14 : 1||998|
|Doane University Crete, NE||24 : 1||2,422|
|Peru State College Peru, NE||41 : 1||2,109|
|Chadron State College Chadron, NE||27 : 1||2,407|
|Northeast Community College Norfolk, NE||41 : 1||5,258|
|Midland University Fremont, NE||50 : 1||1,809|
|York College York, NE||19 : 1||507|
|Bellevue University Bellevue, NE||137 : 1||11,637|
|College of Saint Mary Omaha, NE||14 : 1||1,050|
|Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff, NE||27 : 1||1,722|
|Union College Lincoln, NE||13 : 1||770|
|Metropolitan Community College Area Omaha, NE||57 : 1||14,300|