Nebraska Community Colleges

  • There are 17 community colleges located throughout Nebraska (8 public colleges and 9 private colleges), serving 42,044 students.
  • For Nebraska community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,640 per year for in-state students and $3,450 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,010 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Nebraska community colleges have a diversity score of 0.33, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 19% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NE) School Average
Asian
2%
Hispanic
7%
Black
6%
White
81%
Two or more races
1%
Unknown
3%
NE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

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