Graduate Programs Overview

University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Lincoln, Nebraska. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $7,723 for Nebraska residents and $19,513 for other students in average.

It offers one hundred thirty-two graduate programs: 76 Master's, 52 Doctorate, 4 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 944 students have been conferred Master's degree and 398 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address14th and R St, Lincoln, NE
Graduate School Students4,990 students
1,364 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$7,723
Out-of-State$19,513
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 132 Graduate Programs
76 Master's, 4 Doctorate, 4 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Nebraska-Lincoln with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Nebraska residents, the tuition & fees are $7,723 and $19,513 for non-Nebraska residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $332 for Nebraska residents and $960 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$6,138$17,928
Fees$1,585$1,585
Cost per Credit$332$960
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$12,186 (On-Campus) / $12,186 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,374 (On-Campus) / $3,374 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$24,283$36,073
Off-Campus Total$24,283$36,073
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$8,810$9,371$7,588$7,575$7,723
Out-of-State$22,088$24,278$18,424$18,879$19,513

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 132 major areas - 73 Master's (11 online programs), 50 Doctorate (2 online programs), 3 Post-Master'(2 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total944398-5
Men480210-2
Women464188-3
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Agriculture
Natural Resources And Conservation
Architecture
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Agriculture
Natural Resources And Conservation
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Business
History
Agriculture
Legal Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 25,820 students enrolled in University of Nebraska-Lincoln including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 4,990 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 2,455 male and 2,535 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 2,725 full-time and 2,265 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 1,364 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 378 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total4,990
Men Students2,455
Women Students2,535
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total4,990
Full-time Students2,725
Part-time Students2,265
By race/ethnicity 3,326 White, 117 Black, and 94 Asian students are attending at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total4,990
American Indian /
Native American
18
Asian94
Black117
Hispanic203
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
2
White3,326
Two or more races97
Un-Known188
44 students are younger than 22 and 648 students are older than 65. The school has 2,948 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,350 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total4,990
21 & Under44
22-241,340
25-291,608
30-34885
35-39465
40 & Over648
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1,364 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 378 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment4,990
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,364
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses378
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses3,248
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,364
Nebraska Resident666
Other State In U.S.680
Outside of U.S.18



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