University of Nebraska–Lincoln
#261 Overall Influence#711 Desirability Rank

University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Public university in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is a public research university in Lincoln, Nebraska. It is the state’s oldest university and the largest in the University of Nebraska system.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

14,956

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

67%

Median SAT Score

1245

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,350

Fees (in-state)

$1,892

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$52,700

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

23K

Under-Grads

20K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

14th and R St, Lincoln NE 68588

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

31 per 100k

Violent Crime

4 per 100k

What is University of Nebraska–Lincoln known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#83 World Rank #71 USA Rank
Business
#142 World Rank #75 USA Rank
Law
#232 World Rank #89 USA Rank
Mathematics
#238 World Rank #90 USA Rank
Chemistry
#123 World Rank #98 USA Rank
Communications
#273 World Rank #114 USA Rank
Economics
#256 World Rank #117 USA Rank
Engineering
#178 World Rank #118 USA Rank
Social Work
#267 World Rank #120 USA Rank
Sociology
#276 World Rank #126 USA Rank
Biology
#353 World Rank #128 USA Rank
Philosophy
#229 World Rank #129 USA Rank
History
#258 World Rank #138 USA Rank
Psychology
#264 World Rank #144 USA Rank
Political Science
#331 World Rank #149 USA Rank
Anthropology
#466 World Rank #149 USA Rank
Physics
#291 World Rank #150 USA Rank
Education
#359 World Rank #155 USA Rank
Computer Science
#420 World Rank #169 USA Rank
Literature
#369 World Rank #177 USA Rank
Medical
#274 World Rank #200 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#542 World Rank #329 USA Rank
Nursing
#1176 World Rank #361 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#1384 World Rank #679 USA Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Most influential alumni?

University of Nebraska–Lincoln's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Communications, and Law. University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s most academically influential people include Warren Buffett, John J. Pershing, and Roscoe Pound.

Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett

American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist

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John J. Pershing
John J. Pershing

United States Army general in World War I

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Roscoe Pound
Roscoe Pound

American legal scholar and educator

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Willa Cather
Willa Cather

American writer and novelist

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Johnny Carson
Johnny Carson

American talk show host and magician

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George Beadle
George Beadle

American geneticist

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Frederic Clements

American ecologist

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Jay Wright Forrester
Jay Wright Forrester

American operations researcher

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Richard Hamming
Richard Hamming

American mathematician and information theorist

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Alan J. Heeger
Alan J. Heeger

American chemist, physicist

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Loren Eiseley
Loren Eiseley

US philosopher

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Norman Malcolm

American philosopher

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