Student Population at Nebraska-Lincoln
A total of 24,431 students have enrolled at University of Nebraska-Lincoln - 19,552 undergraduate and 4,879 graduate.
By gender, 12,274 male and 12,157 female students are attending University of Nebraska-Lincoln. By attendance status, there are 21,055 full-time students and 3,376 part-time students.
The number of students at University of Nebraska-Lincoln is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Nebraska. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Stony Brook University and South Dakota State University, its population is relatively small (average population is 29,489).
University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,954 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment Comparison Chart
The below chart compares the student population between University of Nebraska-Lincoln and similar colleges.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 12,274 male and 12,157 female students attending Nebraska-Lincoln. The male-to-female student ratio is 1.01 to 1 and the ratio is than national average (the national average is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status at Nebraska-Lincoln.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 17,986 White students (73.62%) and 1,863 Hispanic students (7.63%) at University of Nebraska-Lincoln(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
|American Indian or Alaska Native||46||18||28|
|Black or African American||539||280||259|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||11||3||8|
|Two or More Races||674||314||360|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||12||6||6|
|Black or African American||112||55||57|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
|Two or More Races||124||62||62|
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 19,866 students whose age under twenty five and 2,358 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Especially, 63 students are younger than eighteen and 24 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
|65 and over||2||1||1|
|65 and over||22||11||11|
Online Student Population
At University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 15,859 students (64.91% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,954 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 922 students live in Nebraska where University of Nebraska-Lincoln is located in and 862 students have enrolled from other states.
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||1,954||410||1,544|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||13,905||13,354||551|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||8,572||5,788||2,784|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||1,954||410||1,544|
|Other State in U.S.||862||56||806|
|Outside of U.S.||170||67||103|