United States

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

467 th
US College Rankings 2018
301–350 th
World University Rankings 2018

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

About University of Nebraska-Lincoln

As a top-ranked U.S. university, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln (Nebraska) is a perfect place for international students to continue their education.

Our high rankings and affordable tuition make the Nebraska a respected college choice. Nebraska is one of the top public universities in the United States (U.S.News & World Report) and was named a "Best Buy" by the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2018.

Most popular: In February 2010, U.S. News & World Report named Nebraska the most popular public university in the nation (and third most popular among all universities). Nebraska was in good company with Harvard, Stanford, and Yale completing the list.

Top research program: Our Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience (UCARE) program was ranked as one of the top 28 undergraduate research programs in the United States. Students earn money working one-on-one with world-class professors conducting cutting-edge research.

Scholarships: International students may qualify for scholarships worth $2,000-$14,500 per year.

All are welcome here. Though politics and policies may change, our commitment to international students will not. Currently, more than 3,000 international students and scholars studying with us at Nebraska. We are committed to being an inclusive, globally-engaged university—one where we are proud to teach and learn with students from over 136 countries.

Nebraska is a safe place. Our faculty, employees, and your future classmates will help you achieve success. We see you and understand you may be scared to move so far away from home. We hear you and want to help you find your way. We have stood where you are now: on the cusp of a bright future with questions about what step to take next.

Bachelor’s programs:  Nebraska offers more than 150 academic programs.

Master’s programs:  70 master’s degree programs are available from our academic colleges.

  • Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
  • Architecture
  • Arts and Sciences
  • Business
  • Education and Human Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Fine and Performing Arts
  • Journalism and Mass Communications
  • Law

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Key statistics

  • 12%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 22,578
    Number of Students
  • 47 : 53
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 16.3
    No. of students per staff
  • $44,000
    Salary after 10 years
  • $10,310
    On-campus Room and Board
  • $22,446
    Out-of-state Tuition and Fees
Based on data collected for the 2018 World University Rankings and 2018 US Rankings

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