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University of Nebraska at Omaha Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how University of Nebraska at Omaha ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is University of Nebraska at Omaha Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

University of Nebraska at Omaha was awarded 75 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2021 analysis, UNOMAHA is ranked #764 out of 1,715 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Out of the 19 colleges in Nebraska, UNOMAHA is ranked at #10.

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Is It Hard to Get Into UNOMAHA?

Acceptance Rate

With an acceptance rate of 87%, University of Nebraska at Omaha is easier to get into than many other schools. But that doesn't mean you can slack off on your application. Make sure to treat this school like any other when submitting requested materials and documents.

Average Test Scores

About 1% of students accepted to UNOMAHA submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 425 and 565. Math scores were between 415 and 537.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 425 to 565 )
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800

SAT Math Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 415 to 537 )
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UNOMAHA received ACT scores from 97% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 19 and 26.

ACT Composite Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 19 to 26 )
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University of Nebraska at Omaha Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at University of Nebraska at Omaha is about average at 17 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at University of Nebraska at Omaha is 50%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  50 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at University of Nebraska at Omaha

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 76% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like University of Nebraska at Omaha enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  76 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 16% for first-time, full-time students at UNOMAHA, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  16 out of 100
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Good Overall Diversity at UNOMAHA

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 12,245 undergraduates at UNOMAHA with 9,921 being full-time and 2,324 being part-time.

UNOMAHA Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

The overall diversity score for UNOMAHA is 81.47 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  81.47 out of 100
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How Much Does University of Nebraska at Omaha Cost?

The overall average net price of UNOMAHA is $13,511. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for UNOMAHA

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$10,211 $10,868 $13,415 $17,232 $18,797

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of UNOMAHA, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At UNOMAHA, approximately 41% of students took out student loans averaging $5,372 a year. That adds up to $21,488 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UNOMAHA is 6.2%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do UNOMAHA Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from UNOMAHA make about $44,200 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future UNOMAHA graduates since it is 11% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.

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Location of University of Nebraska at Omaha

University of Nebraska at Omaha is a public institution situated in Omaha, Nebraska. Omaha is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of University of Nebraska at Omaha

Contact details for UNOMAHA are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182-0225
Phone: 402-554-2800
Website: https://www.unomaha.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/unomaha
Twitter: https://twitter.com/unomaha

University of Nebraska at Omaha Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 64 majors graduated from University of Nebraska at Omaha. Of these students, 2,281 received undergraduate degrees and 915 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Liberal Arts General Studies 305 $34,800
Criminal Justice & Corrections 209 $35,900
Teacher Education Grade Specific 128 $36,800
Business Administration & Management 123 $42,800
General Psychology 105 $26,500
Finance & Financial Management 96 NA
General Biology 94 $32,800
Marketing 93 NA
Health & Physical Education 71 $31,200
Computer Science 64 $65,200

Learn more about the majors offered at University of Nebraska at Omaha along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at UNOMAHA

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 7,538 students took at least one online class at University of Nebraska at Omaha. This is a decrease from the 8,135 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 7,538 1,314
2016-2017 8,135 1,181
2015-2016 7,893 1,091
2014-2015 7,537 1,385
2013-2014 6,224 1,168

Learn more about online learning at University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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