To identify the Best Colleges in Nebraska for 2019 we averaged the results from the most respected college ranking systems (Niche.com + US News & World Report) from around the web to produce an entirely unique CollegeReviews Score for each school. And then ordered the schools based on that ranking. You won’t find a more exhaustive ranking of the best colleges and universities in Nebraska anywhere.

About the Best Colleges In Nebrqska

Nebraska is home to over 50 higher education institutions. University of Nebraska, Omaha University, and University of Nebraska, Lincoln, are among the best colleges in the US and have been among the best colleges in the Midwest according to the U.S. News & World Report.

The most prestigious of the state’s private colleges in Nebraska are Doane University and the Nebraska-Wesleyan University, both of which are liberal arts colleges. Some of the more prominent community colleges in Nebraska are Southeastern Community College, Metropolitan Community College, and Central Community College.

Regional Information about Nebraska

Major Cities: Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue
Attractions: Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium,Old Market in Omaha, Strategic Air and Space Museum, Ashland.
Cost of Living: Best Places Nebraska Cost of Living
Popular Schools: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Creighton University, Nebraska Wesleyan University.

About Our Methodology

Our methodology for determining the best colleges in Nebraska takes both editorial rankings from US News & World Report, Times Higher Education and combines it with student rankings from Niche.com. We weight student rankings higher giving them about a 80% weighted score vs editorial rankings. Thus creating a more accurate viewpoint of the best colleges in any given state.

  1. University of Nebraska - Lincoln
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  2. Creighton University
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  3. Nebraska Wesleyan University
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  4. University of Nebraska at Kearney
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  5. University of Nebraska at Omaha
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  6. Concordia University - Nebraska
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  7. College of Saint Mary
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  8. Union College (Nebraska)
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  9. Doane University
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  10. Hastings College
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  11. Wayne State College
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  12. Chadron State College
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  13. Peru State College
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  14. Midland University
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  15. Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health
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  16. Bellevue University
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  17. Clarkson College
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  18. Bryan College of Health Sciences
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  19. York College - Nebraska
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  20. Nebraska Christian College
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