Education in Nebraska
The state of Nebraska has 375 public high schools and 49 private high schools for a total of 424. Students in Nebraska enjoy a student to teacher ratio that is ranked 17th in the country. The graduation rate in Nebraska is an impressive 88 percent, which is well above the national average. The Nebraska high school dropout rate is 2.2 percent, which is well below the national average.
Advanced Degrees in Nebraska
Nebraska has an impressive network of public and private colleges that includes such prominent institutions as the University of Nebraska, Wayne State College, York College, Union College, Creighton University and Clarkson College. Almost 25 percent of the population of Nebraska has some form of two or four-year college degree. The most common courses of study for the people in Nebraska are:
– Business Administration
– Human Sciences