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University of Nebraska Lincoln

Lincoln, Nebraska

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Overview

Student Population
25,820
University of Nebraska Lincoln overview
Location Lincoln, Nebraska
Online unl.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large City
University of Nebraska Lincoln overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Lincoln is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 16,829 prospective students applied, and 13,165 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,775 enrolled in the school.  22,191 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,629 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $7,560 plus fees of $1,962. Nebraska is ranked 282 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
8/10
Academics
6/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

Nebraska is rated within the top 36% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Nebraska Lincoln within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
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SAT 1120/1360
ACT 22/28
GPA 3.57
Applications Accepted
78.2% 
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Applications Due May 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Nebraska Resident Tuition
$7,560
In State Costs for University of Nebraska Lincoln
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,044
Other Fees$1,962
Room and Board $11,830
Budget for Other Expenses$3,320
Total One Year Cost$25,716
Out of State Resident Tuition
$24,000
Out of State Costs for University of Nebraska Lincoln
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,044
Other Fees$1,962
Room and Board $11,830
Budget for Other Expenses$3,320
Total One Year Cost$42,156

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
67% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Nebraska Lincoln students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Engineering 9%
Work and Family Studies 9%
Education 8%
Agriculture 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=181464 IPEDS survey data for University of Nebraska Lincoln.

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