University of Nebraska—​Omaha

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#20 Overall Score: 86 Best Online Bachelor's Programs

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Bachelor's Program Overview

University of Nebraska--Omaha, a public institution, has been offering online bachelor's degree programs since 1997-1998. All of the online classes are recorded and archived, so students can access lecture material at their own convenience. When applying for the online programs at University of Nebraska--Omaha, it's important to note that the deadline is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 1997-1998
Total enrollment 2,529
2013-2014 Tuition $250 per credit (in-state)
$464 per credit (out-of-state)
Application deadline Rolling
Admissions URL
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U.S. News Rankings

Student Engagement rank 49
Student Engagement score 69
Faculty Credentials and Training rank 78
Faculty Credentials and Training score 68
Student Services and Technology rank 19
Student Services and Technology score 63
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.4


Application deadline (U.S. residents) Rolling
Application deadline (international students) Rolling
Priority application deadline N/A
Admissions website
Director of admissions Chris Liewer
Admissions phone (402) 554-3520
Admissions email
Denies admittance to qualified applicants No

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Maximum class size 40
Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 68
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 81
Average online teaching experience 5 years
Five most popular majors
Business Administration and Management, General 14%
General Studies 8%
Public Administration 6%
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 6%
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 5%
Can earn degree entirely online Depends
Students enroll as online students Yes, but can apply to switch course enrollment to campus-based
Can earn degree entirely outside U.S. Yes
One-year retention rates
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Graduation rates
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Student Body

Total enrollment 2,529
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
New entrants who are first-time freshmen 1%
Average student age 28

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Technology & Support

Required Internet speed 56k
Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24-7 live tech support No

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Paying for School

In-state, out-of-district tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $250
Out-of-state tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $464
Tuition for international students (per credit) $464
Financial aid available Both institutional and federal aid are available

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