Private Colleges in Nebraska

The 2023 Directory of Nebraska Private Colleges and Costs

Nebraska Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend private college in Nebraska?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in Nebraska was $25,391 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of $1,218 from the 2019-2020 average of $24,173 and represents a 5.04% annual increase. The list of Nebraska private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 23 private colleges and universities in Nebraska, the most popular being Bellevue University with 7,888 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $7,560. Creighton University is the most expensive private school in Nebraska with an in-state tuition of $42,618.

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.

<Academic 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 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Nebraska Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Bellevue University

Bellevue, Nebraska

$7,560 NA NA
BryanLGH College of Health Sciences

Lincoln, Nebraska

$16,716 NA NA
Clarkson College

Omaha, Nebraska

$14,880 NA NA
College of Saint Mary

Omaha, Nebraska

$21,800 NA NA
Concordia University Seward

Seward, Nebraska

$35,600 43 34
Creighton University

Omaha, Nebraska

$42,618 77 78
Doane University

Crete, Nebraska

$37,080 NA NA
Grace University

Omaha, Nebraska

$22,120 33 11
Hastings College

Hastings, Nebraska

$31,810 46 50
Little Priest Tribal College

Winnebago, Nebraska

$4,050 NA NA
Midland University

Fremont, Nebraska

$35,996 35 22
Myotherapy Institute

Lincoln, Nebraska

$15,590 NA NA
Nebraska Christian College

Papillion, Nebraska

$17,350 NA NA
Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

Omaha, Nebraska

$15,532 58 33
Nebraska Wesleyan University

Lincoln, Nebraska

$37,402 58 53
Purdue Global Lincoln Campus

Lincoln, Nebraska

$13,356 NA NA
Purdue Global Omaha Campus

Omaha, Nebraska

$13,356 NA NA
The Creative Center

Omaha, Nebraska

$25,600 NA NA
Union College

Lincoln, Nebraska

$24,960 37 10
Universal College of Healing Arts

Omaha, Nebraska

$11,422 NA NA