The Best Omaha Colleges

Omaha, Nebraska area Colleges

There are 12 ranked colleges within the Omaha city limits and 24 colleges within a 50 mile radius. Area colleges collectively enroll a total of 101,287 students. If you're looking for a large school, University of Nebraska Lincoln enrolls the most students with 46 currently taking classes. In terms of affordability, Southeast Community College Area offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the Omaha area at $2,448 per year.

The top rated college in the area is University of Nebraska Lincoln in Lincoln which is ranked #272 in the nation by CollegeSimply.

Also explore Omaha area public, private, four year, public four year, community and junior colleges.

The Omaha area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like University of Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska Wesleyan University and Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health.


24 results

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Value in Nebraska

  • 25,108enrollment
  • $17,341net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1320SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

46 miles from Omaha

Nebraska Wesleyan University
N
Lincoln, NE
Nebraska Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Nebraska

  • 1,924enrollment
  • $26,576net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 990-1250SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

43 miles from Omaha

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Nebraska

  • 1,212enrollment
  • $24,840net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 21-25ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

0 miles from Omaha

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Nebraska

  • 15,892enrollment
  • $13,314net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

2 miles from Omaha

Midland University
M
Fremont, NE
Midland University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Nebraska

  • 1,765enrollment
  • $20,992net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 920-1100SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

26 miles from Omaha

Iowa Western Community College
I
Council Bluffs, IA
 
Iowa Western Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 5,791enrollment
  • $10,995net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Omaha

Bellevue University
B
Bellevue, NE
Bellevue University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 13,059enrollment
  • $15,629net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Omaha

Clarkson College
C
Omaha, NE
 
Clarkson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,169enrollment
  • $17,417net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Estimated Avg GPA

3 miles from Omaha

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 778enrollment
  • $24,972net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Omaha

Creighton University
C
Omaha, NE
Creighton University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,770enrollment
  • $32,355net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.86Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due May 1

5 miles from Omaha

Grace University
G
Omaha, NE
 
Grace University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 298enrollment
  • $19,798net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • 3.08Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

6 miles from Omaha

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

46 miles from Omaha

Metropolitan Community College Area
M
Omaha, NE
 
Metropolitan Community College Area

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,244enrollment
  • $4,079net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 12

5 miles from Omaha

Nebraska Christian College
N
Papillion, NE
 
Nebraska Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 134enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.06Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

10 miles from Omaha

Purdue Global Omaha Campus
P
Omaha, NE
 
Purdue Global Omaha Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 332enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Omaha

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,024enrollment
  • $15,128net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

2 miles from Omaha

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,328enrollment
  • $5,114net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Omaha

Union College
U
Lincoln, NE
 
Union College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 757enrollment
  • $22,895net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 880-1170SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

46 miles from Omaha