Nebraska Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Nebraska by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 26 colleges in Nebraska with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Nebraska? Wayne State College tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $7,786. Note these costs do not include room and board or living expenses.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published price. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state tution with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeSimply Best Value Colleges in Nebraska list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2022-2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

List of Nebraska Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
Wayne State College

Wayne, NE

Chadron State College

Chadron, NE

Peru State College

Peru, NE

Summit Christian College

Gering, Nebraska

University of Nebraska at Kearney

Kearney, NE

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Omaha, NE

Bellevue University

Bellevue, NE

University of Nebraska Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

University of Phoenix Omaha Campus

Omaha, Nebraska

Purdue Global Lincoln Campus

Lincoln, NE

Purdue Global Omaha Campus

Omaha, NE

Clarkson College

Omaha, NE

Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

Omaha, NE

BryanLGH College of Health Sciences

Lincoln, NE

Nebraska Christian College

Papillion, NE

York College

York, NE

College of Saint Mary

Omaha, NE

Grace University

Omaha, NE