University of Nebraska at Omaha

University of Nebraska at Omaha Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on University of Nebraska at Omaha, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you’ll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is University of Nebraska at Omaha Ranked?

2022 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 729 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is education/teaching of individuals with speech or language impairments.

Overall Quality

UNOMAHA is ranked #746 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when UNOMAHA held the #764 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

UNOMAHA also holds the #8 spot on the Best Colleges in Nebraska ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into UNOMAHA?

Acceptance Rate

University of Nebraska at Omaha has an acceptance rate of 82%, which makes it somewhat selective. Make sure it's not the only school you apply to, even if it's your school of choice. Whether you get in or not will largely depend on how you compare to other applicants.

Average Test Scores

UNOMAHA received ACT scores from 91% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 18 and 26.

ACT Composite Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 18 to 26 )

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University of Nebraska at Omaha Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1, University of Nebraska at Omaha is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

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 51%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  51 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at University of Nebraska at Omaha

Freshmen Retention Rate

University of Nebraska at Omaha has a freshmen retention rate of 77%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  77 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at UNOMAHA is 21%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  21 out of 100

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University of Nebraska at Omaha Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 12,768 undergraduates at UNOMAHA with 10,362 being full-time and 2,406 being part-time.

How Much Does University of Nebraska at Omaha Cost?

The overall average net price of UNOMAHA is $14,040. 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 +
$10,490 $11,460 $13,833 $17,400 $19,823

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 37% of students took out student loans averaging $5,574 a year. That adds up to $22,296 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UNOMAHA is 5.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your 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.


See which majors at University of Nebraska at Omaha make the most money.

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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Contact details for UNOMAHA are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182-0225
Phone: 402-554-2800

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, 2,428 received undergraduate degrees and 825 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 318 $37,991
Criminal Justice & Corrections 192 $37,328
Teacher Education Grade Specific 162 $37,079
General Psychology 122 $30,988
General Biology 117 $30,409
Business Administration & Management 115 $44,772
Finance & Financial Management 113 NA
Marketing 90 NA
Computer Science 81 $67,473
Accounting 72 NA

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 2019-2020, 12,803 students took at least one online class at University of Nebraska at Omaha. This is an increase from the 7,996 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 12,803 3,251
2018-2019 7,996 1,434
2017-2018 7,538 1,314
2016-2017 8,135 1,181
2015-2016 7,893 1,091

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Notes and References


*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.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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