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2021 Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Nebraska

3 Colleges
916 Bachelor's Degrees
$28,959 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in NebraskaBiological & Biomedical Sciences is one of the most popular subjects to study in Nebraska. With 916 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, it ranked 4th out of all the majors we track in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.7% of all the biological and biomedical sciences bachelor's degrees in the country.

For this year's Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Nebraska ranking, we looked at 3 colleges that offer a bachelor's in biological and biomedical sciences. The schools that top this list are recognized because they have great biological and biomedical sciences programs and a strong support system for non-traditional students.

When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the biological and biomedical sciences program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

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Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students list, to help you choose the best school for you.

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2021 Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students in Nebraska

The colleges and universities below are the best for non-traditional students studying biological and biomedical sciences.

Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of Nebraska at Omaha has taken the #1 spot in this year's biological and biomedical sciences ranking for non-traditional students. Located in the city of Omaha, UNOMAHA is a public school with a fairly large student population. UNOMAHA did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #3 on our Best Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in Nebraska list.

About 6.2% of UNOMAHA students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 6,224 students at UNOMAHA that take at least one class online. There are roughly 4,569 part time students in attendance at UNOMAHA. UNOMAHA does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Our rankings recognize University of Nebraska - Lincoln as the #2 school in this year's rankings. UNL is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Lincoln. UNL also made our Best Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in Nebraska list, coming in at #1.

About 3.5% of UNL students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 10,178 students at UNL that take at least one class online. 3,629 students are part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Creighton University

Omaha, NE

Creighton University comes in at #3 in this year's ranking. Located in the large city of Omaha, Creighton is a private not-for-profit school with a medium-sized student population. Creighton not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #2 on our Best Colleges for Biological & Biomedical Sciences in Nebraska list.

The student loan default rate at Creighton is lower than is typical, just 1.2% of students default in three years. 2,035 of Creighton students are exclusively distance learners. There are roughly 1,791 part time students in attendance at Creighton. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Biological & Biomedical Sciences Colleges in the Plains States Region

Explore all the Best Biological & Biomedical Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Plains States Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Missouri 2,187
Minnesota 2,564
Kansas 1,037
South Dakota 361
Iowa 1,425
North Dakota 325

Biological & Biomedical Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
General Biology 768
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 96
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 71
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 55
Microbiological Sciences & Immunology 39

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Computer & Information Sciences 1,163
Agriculture & Agriculture Operations 878
Engineering 682
Engineering Technologies 337
Physical Sciences 250

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 3 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Kelly White.

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