Colleges Near Lincoln

Colleges and universities near me in the Lincoln, Nebraska area

There are 7 colleges in Lincoln and 23 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 82,971 students.

Located in Nebraska with a population of 258,379, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lincoln. Driving time to these schools from Lincoln should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Creighton University in Omaha. The largest college in the area is University of Nebraska Lincoln enrolling 25,820 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Lincoln.

23 results found

Purdue Global Lincoln Campus
P
Lincoln, NE
 
Purdue Global Lincoln Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 288enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Lincoln

BryanLGH College of Health Sciences
B
Lincoln, NE
 
BryanLGH College of Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 716enrollment
  • $24,691net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Lincoln

University of Nebraska Lincoln
N
Lincoln, NE
University of Nebraska Lincoln

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Nebraska

  • 25,820enrollment
  • $17,093net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1360SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.57*Avg GPA

1 miles from Lincoln

Nebraska Wesleyan University
N
Lincoln, NE
Nebraska Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Value in Nebraska

  • 2,095enrollment
  • $24,015net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1240SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.52*Avg GPA

3 miles from Lincoln

Southeast Community College Area
S
Lincoln, NE
 
Southeast Community College Area

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,240enrollment
  • $7,461net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Lincoln

Union College
U
Lincoln, NE
 
Union College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 807enrollment
  • $22,831net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 920-1190SAT range
  • 17-26ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

3 miles from Lincoln

Myotherapy Institute
M
Lincoln, NE
 
Myotherapy Institute

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11enrollment
  • $27,674net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Lincoln

Doane University
D
Crete, NE
 
Doane University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,008enrollment
  • $26,220net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

19 miles from Lincoln

Concordia University Seward
C
Seward, NE
 
Concordia University Seward

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Nebraska

  • 2,424enrollment
  • $21,786net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1348SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

23 miles from Lincoln

Nebraska Christian College
N
Papillion, NE
 
Nebraska Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 134enrollment
  • $22,103net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 900-1140SAT range
  • 17-21ACT range
  • 3.06*Avg GPA

37 miles from Lincoln

Vatterott College Spring Valley
V
Omaha, NE
 
Vatterott College Spring Valley

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6enrollment
  • $17,565net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Lincoln

The Creative Center
C
Omaha, NE
 
The Creative Center

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 39enrollment
  • $36,175net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Lincoln

University of Phoenix Omaha Campus
P
Omaha, Nebraska
 
University of Phoenix Omaha Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 46enrollment
  • $17,658net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Lincoln

Midland University
M
Fremont, NE
 
Midland University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Nebraska

  • 1,873enrollment
  • $21,330net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 930-1140SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.19*Avg GPA

45 miles from Lincoln

Bellevue University
B
Bellevue, NE
Bellevue University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,621enrollment
  • $13,261net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

46 miles from Lincoln

Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health
N
Omaha, NE
 
Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Nebraska

  • 1,102enrollment
  • $24,926net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

46 miles from Lincoln

College of Saint Mary
S
Omaha, NE
 
College of Saint Mary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,168enrollment
  • $14,299net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

46 miles from Lincoln

University of Nebraska at Omaha
N
Omaha, NE
University of Nebraska at Omaha

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Nebraska

  • 15,431enrollment
  • $12,899net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

47 miles from Lincoln

FAQ's

The closest community college is Southeast Community College Area and is 2.7 miles from Lincoln. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Southeast Community College Area are $2,592 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Southeast Community College Area has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.