List of colleges and universities in Nebraska

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The following is a list of colleges and universities in the U.S. state of Nebraska.[1]

Private liberal arts colleges[edit]

Private liberal arts colleges in Nebraska in alphabetical order
Name Founded Location Enrollment Notes
Creighton University 1878 2500 California Plaza, Omaha 4,075[2] See Creighton University (category) for more information.
Doane College 1872 1014 Boswell Avenue, Crete 2,950
Hastings College 1882 Hastings 1,093
Nebraska Wesleyan University 1887 5000 St. Paul Avenue, Lincoln 1,600

Private colleges and universities[edit]

Private liberal arts colleges in Nebraska in alphabetical order
Name Founded Location Enrollment Notes
Bellevue University 1966 Bellevue 8,278
Bryan College of Health Sciences 1926 Lincoln [citation needed]
Clarkson College 1888 Omaha 1,200
College of Saint Mary 1923 Omaha 1,063
Concordia University 1894 Seward 2,196
Grace University 1943 Omaha
Midland University 1883 Fremont 962
Nebraska Christian College 1945 Papillion 150
Nebraska Methodist College 1891 Omaha 707
Summit Christian College 1951 Gering
Union College 1891 Lincoln 810
York College 1890 York 459

Public colleges and universities[edit]

There are three regular campuses in the University of Nebraska system, along with several specialized facilities located away from regular campuses. The Nebraska State College System has three member institutions.

Public colleges and universities in Nebraska in alphabetical order
Name Founded Address Enrollment Notes
Chadron State College 1911 Chadron 3,000
Peru State College 1867 Peru 2,327 Public, Four-Year Liberal Arts College
University of Nebraska at Kearney 1905 Kearney 7,100 See University of Nebraska at Kearney (category) for more information
University of Nebraska-Lincoln 1869 Lincoln 21,792 The Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture is an affiliate of UNL. See University of Nebraska at Lincoln (category) for more information.
University of Nebraska at Omaha 1908 6001 Dodge Street, Omaha 13,824 See University of Nebraska at Omaha (category) for more information.
University of Nebraska Medical Center 1880 Omaha 3,681 See University of Nebraska Medical Center (category) for more information.
Wayne State College 1910 Wayne 3,571 See Wayne State College (category) for more information.

Community colleges[edit]

The following community colleges are members of the Nebraska Community College Association.

Community colleges in Nebraska in alphabetical order
Name Founded Address Enrollment Notes
Central Community College Columbus
Little Priest Tribal College Winnebago
Metropolitan Community College 1974 Omaha 12,961 Metro provides two-year programs with student housing at the Fort Omaha campus.
Mid-Plains Community College McCook Oldest Community College in Nebraska
Nebraska Indian Community College Macy
Northeast Community College Norfolk
Southeast Community College Lincoln
Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff

Defunct colleges[edit]

Defunct colleges and universities in Nebraska in alphabetical order
Name Founded Address Enrollment Notes
Dana College 1884 Blair 550 Closed 2010. Founded in 1884 as a seminary for Lutheran ministry students and had remained a college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. It was later bought out by Midland University in the year 2013. Midland is making renovations and plans to have it operating by the Fall of 2014.[3]

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