Nebraska Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $15,189 ($5,181)
Average Acceptance Rates 72.05 %
Total Student Population 136,962
Average Graduation Rates 51.39 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 12.87 to 1

Nebraska Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 54 colleges universities in Nebraska State - 16 public and 38 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Nebraska Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)21
Private (for-profit)17
4 Year or High31
2-4 Year23
Less than 2 year

Average Academic Statistics for Nebraska State Colleges

[chart] Nebraska Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Nebraska colleges is 72.05 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Nebraska colleges is 51.391304347826 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Nebraska colleges is 29.380952380952 %
Average Retention Rate for Nebraska colleges is 74.181818181818 %
Total Student Population for Nebraska colleges is 136,962
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Nebraska colleges is 12.865384615385 %

Nebraska Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Nebraska
Remedial services30 out of 54 Schools
Academic/career counseling service47 out of 54 Schools
Employment services for students41 out of 54 Schools
Placement services for completers40 out of 54 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children12 out of 54 Schools
Library facilities at institution51 out of 54 Schools

Offered Degrees At Nebraska Colleges

Nebraska colleges and universities are offering 2,173 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Nebraska State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate15234
One but less than two years certificate14816
Associate's Degree38664
Two but less than four years certificate140
Bachelor's Degree953133
Post Bachelor's Degree6126
Master's Degree342137
Post Master's Degree2713
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship715
Doctor's degree - professional practice183
Doctor's degree - other11

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Nebraska Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Nebraska colleges is $5,181 for Nebraska residents and $15,189 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $6,031 for in-state students and $11,796 for out-of-state students.

Nebraska 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Nebraska State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Nebraska State

Next table shows the number of Nebraska schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Nebraska State
Online Completely0 out of 54 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes35 out of 54 Schools
Graduate Online Classes20 out of 54 Schools
ROTC17 out of 54 Schools
ROTC Army15 out of 54 Schools
ROTC Navy1 out of 54 Schools
ROTC Air Force12 out of 54 Schools
Weekend/Evening College21 out of 54 Schools
Teacher certificate16 out of 54 Schools
Study Abroad21 out of 54 Schools
Campus Housing29 out of 54 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.