Nebraska Colleges Key Statistics

Average Tuition & Fees $16,272 ($14,196)
Average Acceptance Rates 69.05 %
Total Student Population 136,608
Average Graduation Rates 52.67 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 13.00 to 1

Nebraska Colleges Overview

In academic year 2017-2018, there are 51 colleges and universities in Nebraska State - 17 public and 34 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Nebraska Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)20
Private (for-profit)14
4 Year or High31
2-4 Year20
Less than 2 year

Average Academic Statistics for Nebraska State Colleges

The average Acceptance Rate for Nebraska colleges is 69.05% and the average graduation rate is 52.67 % in academic year 2017-2018. Total 136,608 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Nebraska colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 13.00:1. 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 26.444444444444 %
Average Retention Rate for Nebraska colleges is 74.071428571429 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Nebraska Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Nebraska colleges are $14,196 for Nebraska residents and $16,272 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $10,988 for in-state students and $13,099 for out-of-state students.

Nebraska 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Nebraska State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Nebraska Colleges

Nebraska colleges and universities are offering 2,276 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 certificate16646
One but less than two years certificate15125
Associate's Degree38482
Two but less than four years certificate112
Bachelor's Degree986171
Post Bachelor's Degree7935
Master's Degree356165
Post Master's Degree3924
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship776
Doctor's degree - professional practice235
Doctor's degree - other44

Special Learning Opportunities at Nebraska State

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 Classes36 out of 51 Schools
Graduate Online Classes21 out of 51 Schools
ROTC13 out of 51 Schools
Weekend/Evening College21 out of 51 Schools
Teacher certificate18 out of 51 Schools
Study Abroad21 out of 51 Schools