University of Nebraska at Omaha Rankings by Salary Score

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University of Nebraska at Omaha is ranked on 3 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at University of Nebraska at Omaha

We calculated a salary score for each of University of Nebraska at Omaha's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at University of Nebraska at Omaha to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for UNO Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Air Transportation 53 100% 100% $22,500 $46,790 53
Architectural Engineering 38 100% 100% Not Reported $63,010 38
Biology, General 60 97% 97% $22,270 $30,410 60
Business Administration, Management and Operations 58 97% 97% $19,000 $44,770 58
Civil Engineering 38 98% 98% $21,800 $59,690 38
Communication and Media Studies 93 96% 96% $25,020 $42,680 93
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 66 100% 100% $19,500 $37,360 66
Computer Science 49 95% 95% $21,170 $67,470 49
Construction Management 39 100% 100% $23,440 $62,260 39
Criminal Justice and Corrections 60 98% 98% $18,880 $37,330 60
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 24 100% 100% Not Reported $20,140 24
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 8 100% 100% $26,870 $58,670 8
English Language and Literature, General 68 100% 100% $22,000 $32,210 68
Fine and Studio Arts 82 96% 96% $25,500 $30,990 82
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 91 98% 98% $20,450 $36,670 91
History 57 95% 95% $21,000 $32,000 57
Homeland Security 26 100% 100% Not Reported $36,850 26
Information Science/Studies 62 86% 86% $23,440 $56,640 62
International/Global Studies 58 92% 92% $18,280 $35,270 58
Journalism 79 97% 97% $23,050 $37,050 79
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 76 94% 94% $21,170 $37,990 76
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services 81 84% 84% $17,280 $34,600 81
Mathematics 44 95% 95% $21,510 $44,380 44
Music 65 90% 90% $20,670 $30,410 65
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 88 100% 100% $23,000 $41,300 88
Neurobiology and Neurosciences 34 93% 93% $23,500 $26,740 34
Political Science and Government 42 88% 88% $19,500 $33,990 42
Psychology, General 59 96% 96% $17,500 $30,990 59
Public Health 56 95% 95% $14,270 $35,770 56
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 38 90% 90% Not Reported $27,050 38
Social Work 54 94% 94% $18,620 $32,570 54
Sociology 74 95% 95% $20,000 $36,000 74
Special Education and Teaching 2 94% 94% $26,920 $28,240 2
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 59 99% 99% $23,000 $37,080 59

Salary Scores for UNO Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 22 100% 100% Not Reported $56,420 22
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 1 100% 100% Not Reported $35,950 1
Business Administration, Management and Operations 66 99% 99% $28,900 $80,080 66
Criminal Justice and Corrections 53 100% 100% $30,770 $50,860 53
Educational Administration and Supervision 46 94% 94% Not Reported $55,290 46
Gerontology 59 100% 100% Not Reported $44,940 59
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 45 100% 100% Not Reported $41,570 45
Information Science/Studies 91 94% 94% Not Reported $103,080 91
Political Science and Government 39 93% 93% Not Reported $43,800 39
Psychology, General 70 100% 100% Not Reported $49,730 70
Public Administration 67 97% 97% $17,880 $59,120 67
Social Work 39 98% 98% $30,570 $44,210 39
Special Education and Teaching 50 100% 100% $30,960 $50,230 50
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 35 99% 99% $33,670 $42,070 35
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 57 97% 97% $25,010 $48,220 57
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 57 98% 98% Not Reported $51,150 57

Salary Scores for UNO Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Educational Administration and Supervision 45 100% 100% Not Reported $80,860 45

Salary Scores for UNO Certificates

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Computer and Information Sciences, General 99 100% 100% $22,340 $57,320 99

Most Recent Reviews

MOLLY VIRMOND 7/18/2019

Overall, my experience at the University of Nebraska at Omaha was positive. It is a commuter school so you still get a feeling of a larger university (enrollment is about 20,000), but without the fratty, party vibe. There are a multitude of degree offerings as well as school organizations to join and participate in. For my first semester I was rather unfocused in the courses I took and the atmosphere felt cold. Once I got more involved in my department, I felt very welcomed and accepted. I majored in Sociology... Read More

Ashley Spurlock 12/11/2017

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is truly a place to call home. Between student involvement, friendly atmosphere and school pride, there is no doubt a new freshman or an adult learner would find this place remarkable. The campus is student focused and their biggest desire is to see students succeed.