Top Rated Nebraska Public Colleges

The Best Public Colleges in Nebraska for 2024

These are the top ranked public four-year colleges in Nebraska as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the rankings for 2024 as the best public college in Nebraska is University of Nebraska Lincoln. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


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University of Nebraska Lincoln
N
Lincoln, NE

University of Nebraska Lincoln

Public 4 Year

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#1 Best Public Universities in Nebraska

  • 24,431enrollment
  • $17,341net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1320SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

University of Nebraska at Kearney
N
Kearney, NE
 

University of Nebraska at Kearney

Public 4 Year

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#2 Best Public Universities in Nebraska

  • 6,275enrollment
  • $16,570net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 938-1133SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

University of Nebraska at Omaha
N
Omaha, NE

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Public 4 Year

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#3 Best Public Universities in Nebraska

  • 15,328enrollment
  • $13,314net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1