2020 Best Online Colleges in Nebraska

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The schools on this list are the best online colleges in Nebraska, according to each school's high alumni salaries and annual tuition rates. Coming in at #1, the University of Nebraska at Omaha offers the second lowest tuition rate, at $8,550 per year, and the highest median alumni salary, at $79,000. Bellevue University, ranked #3, offers more than 180 online bachelor's and master's degrees in a wide variety of subjects.

Alumni salaries were provided by PayScale. View our methodology for more details or learn more about Guide to Online Schools. To see all online schools in Nebraska, view our comprehensive list.

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2020 Online Colleges in Nebraska Ranking Details

For each school, we conducted manual research to provide prospective students with more details about the schools' online programs. Explore online degrees offered and accreditation information below.

Comprehensive List of Accredited Online Schools in Nebraska

Prospective online students looking for online degrees in Nebraska can choose from programs offered by 25 different schools. Midland University offers an RN to BSN program for associate prepared nurses who want to boost their career opportunities. Midland’s online nursing degree is designed for professional nurses and can be completed in 12 months. Other online bachelor's degree programs offered by Nebraska schools include accounting, aviation management, business administration, diagnostic medical sonography, nursing, and psychology. Individuals who want to earn a master's or doctoral degree can study journalism, business administration, education, law or finance. These degree programs can prepare graduates for Nebraska's top paying jobs that include financial management, elementary and secondary school administrators, health services management, and advanced practice nursing.

At a Glance:

  • Online degree programs in Nebraska range in price from $2,928 to $38,750.
  • The state’s most affordable online four-year degree is offered by Chadron State College and costs about $6,000 per year.
  • The EducationQuest Foundation offers scholarships for Nebraska college students who demonstrate a significant financial need.


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