University of Nebraska at Kearney

Acceptance Rate 90.32 %
SAT Average 1,036
Tuition & Fees $14,238
Student Population 6,225
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,932

Academic Overview

University of Nebraska at Kearney Campus, Kearney, NE
University of Nebraska at Kearney is a public, four-years institute located in Kearney, Nebraska. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $7,986 for Nebraska residents and $14,238 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,225 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 90.32% and the graduation rate is 58% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Nebraska at Kearney varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $45,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, UNK's tuition & fees is $7,986 for Nebraska residents and $14,238 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $7,542 for in-state students and $14,982 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Nebraska ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at UNK. The acceptance rate of UNK is 90.32% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17.46%. The average graduation rate is 58% and the transfer-out rate is 5%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,932 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,225 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Nebraska at Kearney is 90.32 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Nebraska at Kearney is 58 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Nebraska at Kearney is 5 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Nebraska at Kearney is 81 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Nebraska at Kearney is 6,225
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Nebraska at Kearney is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,932 at University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2504 9th Avenue, Kearney, NE 68849-1212
Online Applicationwww.unk.edu/admissions/apply.php
Financial Aidwww.unk.edu/offices/financial_aid/index.php
Net Price Calculatorwww.unk.edu/NetPriceCalculator/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionwww.unk.edu/offices/financial_aid/veterans_services/important-information.php
Disability Servicewww.unk.edu/offices/academic_success/dss/index.php

Offered Degrees

UNK offers 62 major programs through online and on-site education where 12 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree401
Master's Degree1910
Post Master's Degree21

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Nebraska at Kearney offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,348)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,820)

Veterans Benefits

University of Nebraska at Kearney has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges