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Nebraska Business Colleges

26 Colleges
7,085 Yearly Graduations
$56,195 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$23,806 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 are able to take advantage of in-state tuition will only pay an average of $14,049 per year to get their degree at a college in Nebraska, while out of state students will pay an average of $15,918 per year.

An estimated 56% of college students in Nebraska take out loans, with the average loan amount being $5,951 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
$9,562 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 25,108 students at UNL in total, 20,286 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 18,949 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UNL is 4.4 years.

About 78% of students who apply get accepted. Around 45% of accepted students are men, and 55% are women.

44% of UNL students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,598 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

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

The total student population at Bellevue University is 13,059, of which 9,665 students are undergraduates and of those, 6,302 are full-time. For undergraduates at Bellevue University, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

Roughly 48% of students at Bellevue University take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,619 a year. Bellevue University has a 6.0% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Bellevue University with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $45,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
632 Yearly Degrees
$8,136 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 15,892 students at UNOMAHA in total, 12,768 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 10,362 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

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

37% of UNOMAHA students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,574 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.8% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

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
$43,018 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 8,770 students at Creighton in total, 4,458 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 4,330 are full-time. The freshman retention rate at Creighton is 92%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 64%. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Approximately 53% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $9,449 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.7% 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
$3,210 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,761 full-time undergraduates at Central Community College, and 5,974 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 27% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,343 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $27,100 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
385 Yearly Degrees
$3,195 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,603 full-time undergraduates at MCC, and 13,244 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 16% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,059 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $27,500 during the early-career years.

#7

Southeast Community College Area

Lincoln, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
295 Yearly Degrees
$2,664 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,328 students at Southeast Community College in total, 3,234 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 79% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $1,738 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Southeast Community College is $31,000.

Public Public vs. Private
217 Yearly Degrees
$7,940 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Nebraska at Kearney is 6,225, of which 4,385 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,795 are full-time. For undergraduates at UNK, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

Around 88% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

Roughly 47% of students at UNK take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,818 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.3% 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
$36,800 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,255 undergraduates at Doane Crete, of which 1,080 are full-time, and there are 2,281 students altogether. For undergraduates at Doane Crete, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

About 69% of students who apply get accepted. Around 62% of accepted students are men, and 38% are women.

92% of Doane Crete students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,852 a year. Doane Crete has a 7.1% 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 Doane Crete is $36,100.

#10

Chadron State College

Chadron, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
172 Yearly Degrees
$7,160 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,863 undergraduates at Chadron State College, of which 1,439 are full-time, and there are 2,330 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Chadron State College is 4.5 years.

56% of Chadron State College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,082 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

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
$3,750 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 5,105 students at Northeast in total, 1,913 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Roughly 43% of students at Northeast take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,259 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Northeast is $30,200.

#12

Wayne State College

Wayne, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
133 Yearly Degrees
$7,428 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,202 students at WSC in total, 3,440 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 2,822 are full-time. It takes the average WSC undergraduate about 4.4 years to complete their degree.

Approximately 61% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,327 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.6% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from WSC is $33,000.

#13

Nebraska Wesleyan University

Lincoln, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
131 Yearly Degrees
$36,854 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,924 students at NWU in total, 1,773 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,665 are full-time. For undergraduates at NWU, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 70%. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

Roughly 64% of students at NWU take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,867 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,300 during the early-career years.

#13

Peru State College

Peru, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
131 Yearly Degrees
$7,764 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Peru State College is 1,902, of which 1,634 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,050 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Peru State is 4.5 years.

Approximately 73% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,682 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.7% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Peru State with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,800 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#15

Midland University

Fremont, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
101 Yearly Degrees
$35,528 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,512 undergraduates at Midland U, of which 1,188 are full-time, and there are 1,765 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

About 51% of students who apply get accepted. Around 53% of accepted students are men, and 47% are women.

74% of Midland U students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,754 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.3% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Midland U is $36,700.

#16

Concordia University, Nebraska

Seward, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
78 Yearly Degrees
$34,900 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,159 undergraduates at Concordia University, Nebraska, of which 1,195 are full-time, and there are 3,224 students altogether. For undergraduates at Concordia University, Nebraska, the average graduation time is 4.3 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 76%. Of the accepted students, 67% are men and 33% are women.

Approximately 73% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,997 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
$3,360 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,075 students at Mid-Plains Community College in total, 756 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Roughly 30% of students at Mid-Plains Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,261 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.8% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $26,100 during the early-career years.

#18

Hastings College

Hastings, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
63 Yearly Degrees
$32,770 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Hastings College is 982, of which 956 students are undergraduates and of those, 948 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Hastings is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 66%. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

74% of Hastings students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,268 a year. Hastings has a 8.1% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Hastings with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#19

York College

York, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
40 Yearly Degrees
$19,810 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 652 students at York College in total, 457 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 430 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

About 66% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 56% are men and 44% are women.

Approximately 75% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,587 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,400 during the early-career years.

#20

Union College Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
36 Yearly Degrees
$25,340 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 757 students at Union College in total, 669 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 586 are full-time. It takes the average Union College undergraduate about 4.5 years to complete their degree.

Around 98% of students who apply get accepted. Around 33% of accepted students are men, and 67% are women.

Approximately 88% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,656 a year. Union College has a 4.5% 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 Union College is $34,000.

#21

Western Nebraska Community College

Scottsbluff, Nebraska
Public Public vs. Private
27 Yearly Degrees
$2,976 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Western Nebraska Community College is 1,625, which includes 711 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Roughly 16% of students at WNCC take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $4,249 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,500 during the early-career years.

#22

College of Saint Mary

Omaha, Nebraska
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
18 Yearly Degrees
$21,370 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 680 undergraduates at Saint Mary, of which 659 are full-time, and there are 1,024 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Saint Mary is 4.2 years.

About 50% of students who apply get accepted.

57% of Saint Mary students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,873 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Saint Mary is $38,200.

Public Public vs. Private
11 Yearly Degrees
$5,483 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 282 students at Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in total, 219 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 30% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,960 a year. Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture has a 4.2% 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 $37,200 during the early-career years.

#24

Little Priest Tribal College

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

The total student population at Little Priest Tribal College is 113, which includes 51 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 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 616 undergraduates at Clarkson College, of which 337 are full-time, and there are 1,169 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Clarkson College is 4.0 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 57%. Of the accepted students, 12% are men and 88% are women.

Approximately 75% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $8,963 a year. The student loan default rate of 0.5% 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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