Nebraska Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Nebraska by Out of State Tuition for 2023

Cheapest Colleges in Nebraska by Out of State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university in Nebraska but aren't a state resident, these are the least expensive out of state colleges to consider. Additionally, if you are a foreign citizen and cannot qualify for in-state tuition, these are the cheapest universities in Nebraska for international students.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published out of state tuition. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published out of state tuition with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Nebraska list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

The most affordable four year colleges in Nebraska are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2021/2022 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Nebraska? Leading the colleges list is Peru State College in Peru with an out of state tuition of $5,520.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

Nebraska's Cheapest Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#21 Concordia University Seward

Seward, Private Not For Profit

$35,600 43 34
#22 Midland University

Fremont, Private Not For Profit

$35,996 35 22
#23 Doane University

Crete, Private Not For Profit

$37,080 NA NA
#24 Nebraska Wesleyan University

Lincoln, Private Not For Profit

$37,402 58 53
#25 Creighton University

Omaha, Private Not For Profit

$42,618 77 78