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Nebraska Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For the academic year 2020-2021, 156,006 students have applied and among them 116,770 were admitted to Nebraska Colleges. 33,705 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. The following table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Nebraska Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2020-2021)
Nebraska Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total156,006 116,77033,705
Public Schools89,419 71,01123,525
4 Years (Or High)89,419 71,01123,525
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools66,587 45,75910,180
4 Years (Or High)66,587 45,75910,180
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years0 00
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Nebraska Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Nebraska Colleges is 74.85% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 79.41% and the average rate of private schools was 68.72%. The following table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Nebraska Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2020-2021)
Nebraska Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average74.85%
Public Schools79.41%
4 Years (Or High)79.41%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools68.72%
4 Years (Or High)68.72%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Nebraska Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Nebraska Colleges was 74.85% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average admission yield was 79.41% and the average rate of private schools was 68.72%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. The following table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Nebraska Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2020-2021)
Nebraska Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average28.86%
Public Schools33.13%
4 Years (Or High)33.13%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools22.25%
4 Years (Or High)22.25%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Nebraska Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Nebraska Colleges is 678 for the academic year 2020-2021. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2020-2021)
Nebraska Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%306308
75%372370
Public Schools25%347357
75%418425
Private Schools25%265260
75%327314
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Nebraska Colleges

ACT Scores

The average ACT score of Nebraska Colleges is 39 for the academic year 2020-2021. The following table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2020-2021)
Nebraska Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%17 1616
75%22 2222
Public Schools25%201919
75%272626
Private Schools25%141413
75%181817
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Nebraska Colleges