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Accounting Schools in Nebraska

471 students earned Accounting degrees in Nebraska in the 2018-2019 year.

An Accounting major is the 4th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Accounting Majors in Nebraska

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 333
Master’s Degree 82
Associate’s Degree 48
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 8
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 8

Gender Distribution

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

Accounting Majors in NE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.2%
  • Black or African American: 3.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.6%
  • White: 76.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.2%
  • Other Races: 3.8%
Accounting Majors in NE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Accounting Grads in Nebraska

In this state, there are 27,360 people employed in jobs related to an accounting degree, compared to 4,307,910 nationwide.

Accounting Jobs Nationwide vs. NE

Wages for Accounting Jobs in Nebraska

In this state, accounting grads earn an average of $59,500. Nationwide, they make an average of $78,820.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Nebraska that offer accounting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $18,086.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 50%. It takes the average student 5.57 years to graduate. The 6.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. The 1.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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

40 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Bellevue University grads earn an average salary of $45,200. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $12,055.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,300 Total Students

20% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending MCC will pay a net price of $4,227. 65% of students get financical aid.

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

Graduates earn an average $36,100 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 64% are considered full time.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
2,044 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,259. The full-time teacher rate is 35%. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,258 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 41%. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.10%. This private institution charges an average net price of $20,331. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

#10

Hastings College

Hastings
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
998 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. An average student at Hastings will pay a net price of $22,107.

Accounting Careers in NE

Some of the careers accounting majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Financial Managers 23% $99,540
Credit Analysts 17% $59,490
Statistical Assistants 15% $40,340
Financial Examiners 14% $61,200
Tax Preparers 14% $32,860
Financial Analysts 14% $68,850
Accountants and Auditors 14% $59,820
Brokerage Clerks 12% $42,930
Budget Analysts 9% $53,930
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 8% $54,940
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 2% $36,460
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 1% $40,320

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Business Administration & Management 3,245
Business & Commerce 642
Finance & Financial Management 495
Marketing 403
Management Sciences & Methods 218
Human Resource Management 173
Business Support & Assistance 146
Management Information Systems 105

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