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Average Tuition & Fees $16,498
($14,218)
Average Acceptance Rates 67.89 %
Total Student Population 135,933
Average Graduation Rates 53.02 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 12.73 to 1

Nebraska Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 51 colleges and universities in Nebraska State - 19 public and 32 private schools. By school level, there are 31 4 Year or high, 20 2-4 years, and less than 2 years schools in Nebraska. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Nebraska Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Public19
Private (not-for-profit)20
Private (for-profit)12
4 Year or High31
2-4 Year20
Less than 2 year

Average Academic Statistics for Nebraska Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Nebraska colleges is 67.89% and the average graduation rate is 53.02% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 135,933 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Nebraska colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 12.73:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Nebraska.

[Chart] Nebraska Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Nebraska colleges is 23.931034482759 %
Average Retention Rate for Nebraska colleges is 70.5 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For Nebraska Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Nebraska colleges are $14,218 for Nebraska residents and $16,498 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $10,954 for in-state students and $13,152 for out-of-state students.

Nebraska 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$14,218$16,498
Graduate$10,954$13,152
[Chart] Nebraska State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Nebraska Colleges

Nebraska colleges and universities are offering 2,293 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 certificate17339
One but less than two years certificate15028
Associate's Degree37278
Two but less than four years certificate132
Bachelor's Degree987172
Post Bachelor's Degree8843
Master's Degree359165
Post Master's Degree4124
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship776
Doctor's degree - professional practice265
Doctor's degree - other75

Special Learning Opportunities at Nebraska State

In Nebraska, 34 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 19 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 12 colleges have the ROTC programs and 19 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Nebraska schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Nebraska State
Online Completely0 out of 51 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes34 out of 51 Schools
Graduate Online Classes19 out of 51 Schools
ROTC12 out of 51 Schools
Weekend/Evening College19 out of 51 Schools
Teacher certificate15 out of 51 Schools
Study Abroad19 out of 51 Schools