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The University of Nebraska - Lincoln

The University of Nebraska - Lincoln

14th and R St
Lincoln, NE 68588
(402) 472-7211

Founded in 1869, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a public, 4-year, research institution. Nebraska, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lincoln, NE. Nebraska is the the second oldest largest institution in the state of Nebraska. NU offers subjects including business administration, science, and mechanical engineering. Students are offered three certificates, one degree at the associates level, 130 bachelors level degrees, 73 masters level degrees, and 41 doctoral level degrees by this university. 24,610 students sought degrees from the 161 programs at this university in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits Nebraska. UNL is one of 4 research universities in Nebraska.

Admission

In 2010, 9,768 students applied to NU for admission. It admitted around 61% of applicants or 6,056 students. Approximately 49% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 9,768 students applied to NU for admission. It admitted around 61% of applicants or 6,056 students. Approximately 49% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 62%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 62%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 63%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 24,610 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 24,610 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 13289
  • Total Enrolled Female: 11321
  • Undergraduate Male: 10467
  • Undergraduate Female: 8916
  • Graduate Male: 2666
  • Graduate Female: 2561

Faculty Demographics

2,054 instructors work for Nebraska. About 80% of faculty are full-time and 19% of teachers are part-time. Around 36% of instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

2,054 instructors work for Nebraska. About 80% of faculty are full-time and 19% of teachers are part-time. Around 36% of instructors are female.

  • Male: 1300
  • Female: 754
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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