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Nebraska Business Colleges

26 Colleges
7,085 Yearly Graduations
$54,428 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$24,306 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In terms of yearly business graduations, Nebraska is ranked #35 in the country with 7,085 degrees handed out in 2019. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $13,607 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $15,443 a year.

About 57% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,076 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Lincoln, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
1,721 Yearly Degrees
$9,366 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Nebraska - Lincoln is 25,390, of which 20,478 students are undergraduates and of those, 19,132 are full-time. It takes the average UNL undergraduate about 4.5 years to complete their degree.

About 64% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 47% are men and 53% are women.

46% of UNL students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,391 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,200 during the early-career years.

#2

Bellevue University

Bellevue, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
1,356 Yearly Degrees
$7,851 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 8,204 undergraduates at Bellevue University, of which 5,077 are full-time, and there are 11,637 students altogether. It takes the average Bellevue University undergraduate about 4.0 years to complete their degree.

Approximately 34% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,125 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.4% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Bellevue University is $45,200.

Public Public vs. Private
632 Yearly Degrees
$7,980 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Nebraska at Omaha is 15,153, of which 12,245 students are undergraduates and of those, 9,921 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Around 87% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 44% are men and 56% are women.

Approximately 41% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,372 a year. UNOMAHA has a 6.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UNOMAHA is $35,500.

#4

Creighton University

Omaha, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
595 Yearly Degrees
$41,400 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Creighton University is 8,821, of which 4,472 students are undergraduates and of those, 4,325 are full-time. Students tend to stick around at Creighton. The freshman retention rate is 89%.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 72%. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

Roughly 53% of students at Creighton take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,247 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.2% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Creighton is $47,500.

#5

Central Community College

Grand Island, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
510 Yearly Degrees
$3,150 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Central Community College is 6,368, which includes 1,846 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 34% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,094 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Central Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $27,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
385 Yearly Degrees
$3,105 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 5,081 full-time undergraduates at MCC, and 14,300 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Roughly 18% of students at MCC take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $3,325 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from MCC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $27,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#7

Southeast Community College Area

Lincoln, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
295 Yearly Degrees
$2,592 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,756 students at Southeast Community College in total, 3,413 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

76% of Southeast Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,060 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,000 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
217 Yearly Degrees
$7,701 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Nebraska at Kearney is 6,279, of which 4,429 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,827 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UNK is 4.6 years.

About 82% of students who apply get accepted. Around 42% of accepted students are men, and 58% are women.

Approximately 51% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,959 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UNK is $34,200.

#9

Doane University

Crete, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
215 Yearly Degrees
$35,300 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,351 undergraduates at Doane Crete, of which 1,213 are full-time, and there are 2,422 students altogether. For undergraduates at Doane Crete, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

About 65% of students who apply get accepted. Around 57% of accepted students are men, and 43% are women.

Approximately 94% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,225 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Doane Crete is $36,100.

#10

Chadron State College

Chadron, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
172 Yearly Degrees
$6,948 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,407 students at Chadron State College in total, 1,923 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,443 are full-time. It takes the average Chadron State College undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

Roughly 60% of students at Chadron State College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,181 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $32,200 during the early-career years.

#11

Northeast Community College

Norfolk, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
140 Yearly Degrees
$3,660 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,053 full-time undergraduates at Northeast, and 5,258 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Approximately 45% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,800 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.5% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Northeast with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#12

Wayne State College

Wayne, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
133 Yearly Degrees
$7,205 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 3,890 students at WSC in total, 3,148 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 2,635 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at WSC is 4.6 years.

Roughly 66% of students at WSC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,750 a year. WSC has a 7.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from WSC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#13

Nebraska Wesleyan University

Lincoln, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
131 Yearly Degrees
$35,564 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Nebraska Wesleyan University is 2,044, of which 1,842 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,705 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at NWU is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 71%. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

71% of NWU students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,473 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.6% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from NWU is $37,300.

#13

Peru State College

Peru, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
131 Yearly Degrees
$7,704 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Peru State College is 2,109, of which 1,869 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,098 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Peru State is 4.7 years.

Approximately 67% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,739 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,800 during the early-career years.

#15

Midland University

Fremont, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
101 Yearly Degrees
$34,040 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,809 students at Midland U in total, 1,663 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,118 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

About 64% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 56% are men and 44% are women.

Approximately 87% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,734 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.4% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $36,700 during the early-career years.

#16

Concordia University, Nebraska

Seward, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
78 Yearly Degrees
$33,490 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Concordia University, Nebraska is 2,703, of which 2,226 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,203 are full-time. For undergraduates at Concordia University, Nebraska, the average graduation time is 4.3 years.

About 75% of students who apply get accepted. Around 57% of accepted students are men, and 43% are women.

Approximately 72% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,900 a year. Concordia University, Nebraska has a 5.1% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $35,100 during the early-career years.

#17

Mid-Plains Community College

North Platte, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
66 Yearly Degrees
$3,300 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,125 students at Mid-Plains Community College in total, 745 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 32% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,008 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Mid-Plains Community College is $26,100.

#18

Hastings College

Hastings, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
63 Yearly Degrees
$31,560 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 967 undergraduates at Hastings, of which 958 are full-time, and there are 998 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Hastings is 4.2 years.

About 68% of students who apply get accepted. Around 48% of accepted students are men, and 52% are women.

Approximately 75% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,311 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Hastings is $36,300.

#19

York College

York, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
40 Yearly Degrees
$19,310 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 507 students at York College in total, 422 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 403 are full-time. For undergraduates at York College, the average graduation time is 4.5 years.

About 48% of students who apply get accepted. Around 49% of accepted students are men, and 51% are women.

Roughly 75% of students at York College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,879 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from York College is $28,400.

#20

Union College Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
36 Yearly Degrees
$24,620 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 680 undergraduates at Union College, of which 623 are full-time, and there are 770 students altogether. It takes the average Union College undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

About 60% of students who apply get accepted. Around 39% of accepted students are men, and 61% are women.

Roughly 88% of students at Union College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,143 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.5% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Union College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $34,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#21

Western Nebraska Community College

Scottsbluff, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
27 Yearly Degrees
$2,916 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Western Nebraska Community College is 1,722, which includes 740 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 19% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,365 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from WNCC is $25,500.

#22

College of Saint Mary

Omaha, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
18 Yearly Degrees
$20,750 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,050 students at Saint Mary in total, 808 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 774 are full-time. For undergraduates at Saint Mary, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 56%.

Approximately 50% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,829 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.3% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,200 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
11 Yearly Degrees
$5,347 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 331 students at Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in total, 230 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Roughly 39% of students at Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $4,979 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.5% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture is $37,200.

#24

Little Priest Tribal College

Winnebago, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
5 Yearly Degrees
$5,140 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 72 full-time undergraduates at Little Priest Tribal College, and 133 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

#25

Clarkson College

Omaha, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
4 Yearly Degrees
$13,968 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,108 students at Clarkson College in total, 595 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 315 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Clarkson College is 4.0 years.

About 62% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 15% are men and 85% are women.

73% of Clarkson College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $12,946 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Clarkson College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $49,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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