|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||21:1|
|Dormitory capacity||7,239 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Nebraska-Lincoln is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 11,193 applications and 8,425 students were granted admission. University of Nebraska-Lincoln is at the #73 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 91% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 8% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||990 to 1280|
|ACT||22 to 28|
University of Nebraska-Lincoln charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $21,278 and in-state students paid $6,757.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 79% of University of Nebraska-Lincoln's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 25% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,154 (which is 6.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2016-2017, was 2,225, which is 48% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,254 (which is 0.9% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Nebraska-Lincoln has enrolled a total of 25,897 students (22,062 students full-time and 3,835 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 25,897 students, 905 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 52% men and 48% women and 20,833 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 5,064 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,375 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 11%
Two or more races: 3%
Black/African American: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Legal Professions And Studies||13%||377|
|Architecture And Related Services||10%||271||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||7%||201||0|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||5%||144|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||3%||80||0|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||68|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||60||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Nebraska-Lincoln full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,500. Last year, out of the total 4,980 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 4,781 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,418 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 4,985 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|