Nursing Schools In Nebraska

Nursing classes faculty can choose to work at one of 16 accredited nursing schools in Nebraska. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing training in Nebraska, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing
  • Masters degree in Nursing
  • PhD degree in Nursing


Schools

  1. Clarkson College

    101 S 42nd St, Omaha, Nebraska 68131-2739

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  2. BryanLGH College of Health Sciences

    5035 Everett, Lincoln, Nebraska 68506-1299

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  3. Central Community College

    3134 West Hwy 34, Grand Island, Nebraska 68802-4903

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  4. Creighton University

    2500 California Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska 68178

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  5. Grace University

    1311 S 9th St, Omaha, Nebraska 68108-3629

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  6. Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

    720 North 87th Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68114-2852

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  7. Metropolitan Community College Area

    30 & Fort Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68111-1610

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  8. Mid-Plains Community College

    1101 Halligan Drive, North Platte, Nebraska 69101

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  9. Midland Lutheran College

    900 N. Clarkson, Fremont, Nebraska 68025

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  10. University of Nebraska Medical Center

    987815 Nebraska Medical Ctr, Omaha, Nebraska 68198-7815

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  11. Northeast Community College

    801 E Benjamin, Norfolk, Nebraska 68702-0469

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  12. College of Saint Mary

    7000 Mercy Rd., Omaha, Nebraska 68106

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  13. Southeast Community College Area

    301south 68th Street Place, Lincoln, Nebraska 68510-2449

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  14. Union College in Lincoln

    3800 S 48th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68506

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  15. Western Nebraska Community College

    1601 E 27th St, Scottsbluff, Nebraska 69361-1899

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  16. ITT Technical Institute-Omaha

    9814 M St, Omaha, Nebraska 68127-9812

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Nebraska Vs. National Nursing Employment

Nebraska 40,890
National 5,150,780

Of all of the nursing professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Nebraska state.

Employment Growth for Nursing professionals In Nebraska

37,150 39,260 40,150 40,310 40,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of nursing professionals is growing in Nebraska. In Nebraska, 3,740 more nursing professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Nebraska, this field has grown by 10% in four years. This growth is faster than the national trend for nursing professionals which shows a 7% increase in the number of nursing professionals working around the nation.

Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in Nebraska

$44,858 $48,574 $59,072 $52,572 $39,514
$41,032 $42,024 $42,027 $44,097 $45,233
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to nursing professionals are declining in Nebraska. In 2006 nursing professionals made a mean salary of $44,858 per year, and in 2010 they made $39,514 per year.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Nebraska

10th percentile
$27,412
25th percentile
$31,562
50th percentile
$37,096
75th percentile
$44,862
90th percentile
$54,156

Thus, there was a 14% decline in nursing professionals' salaries. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. Within the field of nursing, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid nursing professionals earning 98% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Nebraska state.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Nebraska

BSN
$56,480
Forensic Nursing
$40,470
Gerontology
$42,342
Nursing
$39,514
RN to BSN
$56,480

In Nebraska, nursing professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nursing programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nebraska

associate
8
bachelor
11
master
9
doctor
2
Certificate
14
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The number of students graduating from the 16 accredited nursing schools in Nebraska is increasing. In Nebraska, there were 111 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,914 graduates from nursing courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of nursing school degree or certificate graduates in Nebraska by 1624%. 32% of these graduates received a undergraduate certificate in nursing.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Nebraska

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