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

University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Public university in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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From Wikipedia

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is a public land-grant research university in Lincoln, Nebraska. It is the state's oldest university and the flagship institution of the University of Nebraska system.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

17,495

Acceptance

78%

Graduation Rate

62%

Median SAT Score

1240

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,560

Fees (in-state)

$1,806

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

22K

Under-Grads

19K

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

#215 World Rank
Biology
#154 World Rank
Business
#248 World Rank
Literature
#199 World Rank
Computer Science
#361 World Rank
Engineering
#309 World Rank
Mathematics
#173 World Rank
Psychology
#288 World Rank
Political Science
#304 World Rank
Law
#315 World Rank
Chemistry
#496 World Rank
Education
#232 World Rank
Communications
#394 World Rank
Philosophy
#355 World Rank
History
#472 World Rank
Physics
#755 World Rank
Medical
#233 World Rank
Anthropology
#576 World Rank
Economics
#261 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#445 World Rank
Sociology
#1006 World Rank
Religious Studies
#462 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#261 World Rank
Social Work
#1864 World Rank
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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 Biology, Business, and Literature. University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s most academically influential people include Alfonso E. Lenhardt, Ben Nelson, and Ida A. Bengtson.

Alfonso E. Lenhardt
Alfonso E. Lenhardt

American diplomat

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Ben Nelson

American politician

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Ida A. Bengtson
Ida A. Bengtson

American bacteriologist

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Frank Lewis Marsh

American biologist

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Barry Alvarez
Barry Alvarez

American football player, coach, college athletics administrator

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Rebecca Richards-Kortum

American bioengineer

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Per Axel Rydberg
Per Axel Rydberg

Swedish-born U.S. botanist

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Derrick Norman Lehmer
Derrick Norman Lehmer

American mathematician

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Henry Beachell

American plant breeder

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Patsy Mink

American politician

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Clayton Yeutter

Secretary of Agriculture and chairman of the Republican National Committee

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Joel Stebbins

American astronomer

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