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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Nebraska

2 Colleges
438 Bachelor's Degrees
$24,457 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in NebraskaWith 438 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, family, consumer and human sciences is the #12 most popular major in Nebraska. This means that of the 24,420 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.8% were from a college or university in the state.

For this year's Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Nebraska ranking, we looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in family, consumer and human sciences. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality family, consumer and human sciences programs as well as strong support for students classified as non-traditional.

When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the family, consumer and human sciences program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. For more information, check out our ranking methodology.

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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students in Nebraska

Check out the family, consumer and human sciences programs at these schools if you want to see which ones are the best for non-traditional students.

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of Nebraska - Lincoln has taken the #1 spot in this year's family, consumer and human sciences ranking for non-traditional students. Located in the large city of Lincoln, UNL is a public school with a very large student population. UNL did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Nebraska list.

About 3.5% of UNL students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 10,178 students at UNL that take at least one class online. About 3,629 of the students at UNL are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Nebraska at Kearney. Located in the distant town of Kearney, UNK is a public school with a moderately-sized student population. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, UNK has also earned the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Nebraska ranking.

About 4.6% of UNK students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. 1,997 students at UNK are exclusively online. 2,115 students are part time. UNK does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges in the Plains States Region

Explore all the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Plains States Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Missouri 640
Minnesota 271
Kansas 223
South Dakota 94
Iowa 344
North Dakota 207

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Family & Consumer Economics 195
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 184
Human Development & Family Studies 134
Textile & Apparel Studies 50
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (Other) 13

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 3,134
Psychology 879
Social Sciences 871
Communication & Journalism 718
History 195

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Notes and References

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*Avg Cost is for the top 2 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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