Political Science Schools In Nebraska

In Nebraska, there are 9 accredited schools where political science classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of political science and political science training in Nebraska, which includes political science training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Political Science
  • Bachelors degree in Political Science
  • Masters degree in Political Science
  • PhD degree in Political Science


  1. Creighton University

    2500 California Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska 68178

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Doane College

    1014 Boswell Avenue, Crete, Nebraska 68333

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Hastings College

    710 N Turner Ave, Hastings, Nebraska 68901

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  4. University of Nebraska at Kearney

    905 W 25th St, Kearney, Nebraska 68849-1212

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  5. University of Nebraska at Omaha

    6001 Dodge St, Omaha, Nebraska 68182-0225

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  6. Nebraska Wesleyan University

    5000 St Paul Ave, Lincoln, Nebraska 68504-2794

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. University of Nebraska-Lincoln

    14th and R St, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Wayne State College

    1111 Main St, Wayne, Nebraska 68787

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  9. Western Nebraska Community College

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

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Professional Trends

Nebraska Vs. National Political Science Employment

Nebraska 80
National 20,400

Of all of the political science professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Nebraska.

Employment Growth for Political science professionals In Nebraska

No data 90 90 90 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Political Science VS. All Professions salaries in Nebraska

No data $66,780 $69,630 $70,510 $71,780
$41,032 $42,024 $42,027 $44,097 $45,233
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Nebraska

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

There is a 157% pay differential between the highest paid political science professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of political science in Nebraska.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Nebraska

International Business
Political Science
Public Administration

In Nebraska, political science professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Political Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nebraska


The number of students graduating from the 9 accredited political science schools in Nebraska is increasing. In 2006 there were 151 political science graduates from political science courses in Nebraska and in 2010 there were 170 graduates.

Thus there was a 13% percent increase in the number of political science school degree or certificate graduates in Nebraska. Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned an bachelor's degree in political science.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Nebraska

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