University of Nebraska at Omaha: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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University of Nebraska at Omaha is a large four-year, public school with 15,530 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1908 and is one of the 17 schools and colleges located in Omaha, Nebraska.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
111
Good
2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at University of Nebraska at Omaha.

University of Nebraska at Omaha follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 111 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Accounting and Finance, Management, Business, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
77%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of Nebraska at Omaha is fair at 77% (close to Nebraska average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Nebraska at Omaha is low: 48%. About 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Nebraska at Omaha is decent, 16:1. Read more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,700
High
Average tuition costs are fairly high, about $17,200 per year. The additional fees at University of Nebraska at Omaha (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,500, which totals $18,700 a year.

Read the details about University of Nebraska at Omaha additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
76%
Doable
According to government data, 5,581 applications were submitted and 4,238 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at University of Nebraska at Omaha in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
University of Nebraska at Omaha provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Nebraska at Omaha, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of Nebraska at Omaha offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,100 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Nebraska at Omaha. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of Nebraska at Omaha seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Nebraska at Omaha Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Nebraska at Omaha, 6001 Dodge St, Omaha, Nebraska 68182-0225, USA
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