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Culinary Arts Schools in Nebraska

In 2018-2019, 155 students earned their Culinary Arts degrees in NE.

As a degree choice, Culinary Arts is the 9th most popular major in the state.

Gender Distribution

In Nebraska, a culinary arts major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of culinary arts majors in Nebraska is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.2%
  • Black or African American: 4.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.3%
  • White: 72.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 4.5%

Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Nebraska

There are 29,590 people in the state and 4,290,110 people in the nation working in culinary arts jobs.


Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Nebraska

In this state, culinary arts grads earn an average of $32,610. Nationwide, they make an average of $33,210.


There are 4 colleges in Nebraska that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,756 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. 55% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Southeast Community College grads earn an average salary of $31,000.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,300 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,227. 20% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,368 Total Students

50% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. In their early career, Central Community College grads earn an average salary of $27,100.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,258 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. 41% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

Culinary Arts Careers in NE

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title NE Job Growth NE Median Salary
Cooks 20% $0
Restaurant Cooks 14% $27,740
Butchers and Meat Cutters 13% $33,150
Bakers 13% $25,120
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 12% $26,070
Chefs and Head Cooks 12% $40,970
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 11% $28,840
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 11% $33,400
Food Service Managers 10% $43,250
Private Cooks 7% $0
Bartenders 4% $20,370

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to culinary arts.

Major Annual Graduates in NE
Cosmetology 450

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