Nebraska Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2016

How much does it cost to attend college in Nebraska?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Nebraska was $13,290 for the 2016-2017 academic year. This is $296 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Nebraska in the middle of the pack as the 27th most expensive and 26th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $13,290 from the 2015-2016 average of $0 and represents a ?% annual increase. The list of Nebraska colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 39 colleges and universities in Nebraska, the most popular being University of Nebraska Lincoln with 21,460 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $6,757. Creighton University is the most expensive in Nebraska with an in-state tuition of $35,942.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Nebraska colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Nebraska or cheap Nebraska colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2016-2017 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Explore Nebraska Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Bellevue University
Bellevue, 7,611 Students
$6,840 n/a n/a
BryanLGH College of Health Sciences
Lincoln, 355 Students
$13,856 26 31
Central Community College
Grand Island, 2,053 Students
$2,520 n/a n/a
Chadron State College
Chadron, 1,853 Students
$4,815 n/a n/a
Clarkson College
Omaha, 429 Students
$14,970 59 68
College of Saint Mary
Omaha, 857 Students
$29,954 n/a n/a
Concordia University Seward
Seward, 2,087 Students
$27,880 54 65
Creighton University  Best Value
Omaha, 6,786 Students
$35,942 73 60
Doane University
Crete, 1,049 Students
$29,720 56 61
Grace University
Omaha, 368 Students
$21,088 49 70
Hastings College
Hastings, 1,131 Students
$27,020 57 67
ITT Technical Institute Omaha
Omaha, 210 Students
$17,748 n/a n/a
Kaplan University Lincoln Campus
Lincoln, 311 Students
$15,327 n/a n/a
Kaplan University Omaha Campus
Omaha, 434 Students
$15,327 n/a n/a
Little Priest Tribal College
Winnebago, 69 Students
$4,050 n/a n/a
Metropolitan Community College Area
Omaha, 5,350 Students
$2,625 n/a n/a
Mid Plains Community College
North Platte, 789 Students
$2,520 n/a n/a
Midland University
Fremont, 1,274 Students
$29,880 43 48
Myotherapy Institute
Lincoln, 20 Students
$15,950 n/a n/a
Nebraska Christian College
Papillion, 120 Students
$16,200 n/a n/a