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Located in Omaha, Nebraska, University of Nebraska at Omaha is a public institution. The city atmosphere of Omaha makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

201 Undergraduate Degrees
219 Graduate Degrees
$26,670 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
87% Acceptance Rate

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University of Nebraska at Omaha Rankings

We have ranked UNOMAHA as #79 out of 408 colleges and universities in the country in our 2021 Best Colleges list.

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

UNOMAHA has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Computer Science Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#7 Most Popular Online Computer Science Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Most Popular Computer Science Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#48 Most Popular Computer Science Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#92 Most Popular Computer Science Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#149 Most Popular Computer Science Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UNOMAHA.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Computer Systems Analysis Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Computer Information Systems Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Most Popular Computer Systems Analysis Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Computer Systems Networking Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#5 Most Popular Computer Information Systems Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#6 Best Value Information Science Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#7 Best Value Computer Science Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Best Value Computer Information Systems Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#9 Best Information Technology Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#12 Best Value Information Technology Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards UNOMAHA has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#14 Best Value Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences College Factual
#28 Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual
#29 Best Value Colleges for Computer Science College Factual
#35 Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges for Veterans College Factual

Where Is University of Nebraska at Omaha?

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

How Do I Get Into UNOMAHA?

You can apply to UNOMAHA online at: https://www.unomaha.edu/admissions/apply/index.php

Admission Requirements for UNOMAHA

Submission Required?
High School GPA recommended
High School Rank required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program required
Recommendations recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into UNOMAHA?

87% Acceptance Rate
56% Of Accepted Are Women
1% Submit SAT Scores
Since UNOMAHA has an acceptance rate of 87%, it is not too hard to gain acceptance into the school. Still, you need to be sure you complete your application in full and send in any other requested documents.

Approximately 44% of accepted students are men and 56% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 86%, and the acceptance rate for women is 87%.

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 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 415 to 537 )
200
800
UNOMAHA received ACT scores from 97% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 18 and 26. Math scores were between 17 and 25. Composite scores were between 19 and 26.

ACT English Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 18 to 26 )
1
36
ACT Math Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 17 to 25 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha  ( 19 to 26 )
1
36

Can I Afford University of Nebraska at Omaha?

$26,670 Net Price
41% Take Out Loans
6.2% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of UNOMAHA is $26,670. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

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.

University of Nebraska at Omaha Undergraduate Student Diversity

9,921 Full-Time Undergraduates
55% Women
31% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 12,245 undergraduate students at UNOMAHA, with 9,921 being full-time and 2,324 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  UNOMAHA

There are also 2,908 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 9,921 full-time undergraduates at UNOMAHA, 45% are male and 55% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UNOMAHA

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Nebraska at Omaha students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UNOMAHA Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 464
Black or African American 631
Hispanic or Latino 1,496
White 6,194
International Students 551
Other Races/Ethnicities 585

Geographic Diversity

Nebraska students aren't the only ones who study at University of Nebraska at Omaha. At this time, 22 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 78 countries are represented at UNOMAHA. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, China, and Oman.

Online Learning at University of Nebraska at Omaha

1,314 Took All Classes Online
7,538 Took At Least One Class Online
4.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 8 bachelor’s degree and 6 master’s degree programs available online at UNOMAHA. In 2017-2018, 7,538 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UNOMAHA has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 3rd most popular in Nebraska for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of UNOMAHA

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Nebraska at Omaha was 4.2%. This is the #1,291 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UNOMAHA regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of UNOMAHA majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Computer & IS Security 53%
Information Technology 36%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UNOMAHA ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UNOMAHA.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Other Computer & Information Sciences #6
Data Modeling/Warehousing & Database Administration #8
General Information Science #42
Information Science #42
Computer Software & Applications #46
Computer & IS Security #54
Information Technology #58
Information Technology #92
Computer Information Systems #132

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Nebraska at Omaha Computer Science Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
General Information Science 0 49 10 64 0 123
Computer Science 0 64 4 29 0 97
Information Systems 0 0 67 0 0 67
Other Computer & Information Sciences 48 11 0 0 0 59
Computer & IS Security 0 29 3 19 0 51
Informatics 0 0 0 11 1 12
Information Technology Project Management 0 0 7 0 0 7
Information Technology 0 0 0 0 2 2
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 0 0 2 0 0 2
Data Modeling/Warehousing & Database Administration 0 0 0 0 0 0
Network & System Administration/Administrator 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 48 153 93 123 3 420

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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