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Human Resource Management Schools in Nebraska

265 students earned HR degrees in Nebraska in the 2020-2021 year.

In this state, Human Resource Management is the 8th most popular major out of a total 22 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in Nebraska

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 137
Bachelor’s Degree 108
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 10
Post-Master’s Certificate 10

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.9%
  • Black or African American: 10.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.5%
  • White: 62.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 11.7%

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in Nebraska

10,390 people in the state and 1,325,020 in the nation are employed in jobs related to HR.


Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in Nebraska

HR grads earn an average of $61,280 in the state and $70,730 nationwide.


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

171 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,059 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $17,288. 83% of students get financical aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.62 years.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
4,202 Total Students

In their early career, WSC grads earn an average salary of $36,616. Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years. The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
2,330 Total Students

The average student takes 4.45 years to complete their degree at Chadron State College. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,730 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
15,892 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 51%. Most students complete their degree in 4.66 years. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.


Hastings College

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
982 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $20,340. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.90%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Human Resource Management Careers in NE

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 15% $58,490
Training and Development Specialists 15% $55,200
Human Resources Managers 12% $98,760
Human Resources Specialists 11% $53,760
Training and Development Managers 10% $87,720
Compensation and Benefits Managers 6% $102,870

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

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Business Administration & Management 3,116
Finance & Financial Management 525
Accounting 466
Marketing 397
Business & Commerce 359
Management Sciences & Methods 294
Business Support & Assistance 191
Hospitality Management 125

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