University of Nebraska Lincoln

sciences

289th US-News World Ranking

Established in 1869, the University of Nebraska is a public research university located in the city of Lincoln, in the state of Nebraska. It is the state’s oldest university. The university has three campuses: City Campus, Nebraska Innovation Campus and East Campus.

The university comprises of 10 schools: Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Sciences, Engineering, Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, Graduate Studies, Journalism and Mass Communications and Law. It offers more than 280 undergraduate, pre- professional programs and graduate programs. The most popular programs at University of Nebraska includes Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Engineering; Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; and Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences. University of Nebraska utilizes a semester based academic calendar.

The total student population at the university is more than 25,200 of which over 20,100 students are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 21:1 and the acceptance rate is 75%. Nebraska is a member of the Big Ten Conference and the Big Ten Academic Alliance.

Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching classified the university as the "Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity". The cost of living in Lincoln is said to be low and it’s said to be the 7th best city for the college students to live. Lincoln also ranks 3rd in the US for quality of life.

Notable Alumni: Mary Elizabeth Pipher (U.S. clinical psychologist and author), Barbara Hendricks (African-American operatic soprano and concert singer)

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The courses required for the bachelor of arts degree in physics offer a broader program in science and the liberal arts suitable for a variety of pre-professional curricula and for interdisciplinary studies in areas including biophysics, chemical physics, and geophysics.

Online Application, Secondary School Transcript, Personal Statement, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Bank Statement

Physicist, Materials Scientist, Professor, Analyst

1st May

English

Atomic, molecular, optical, and plasma physics studies the fundamental constituents of matter in our everyday world (electrons, protons, ions, atoms, molecules, etc.) as well as electromagnetic radiation. It is the primary testing ground for quantum mechanics, our basic theory of the physical universe.

Online Application, Secondary School Transcript, Personal Statement, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Bank Statement

Physicist, Materials Scientist, Professor, Analyst

1st May

English

In this course you will be trained in biology, chemistry, physics, and calculus. And your elective coursework comes from a variety of areas that match your interests and goals that could include computers, business, psychology, or even art.

Online Application, Secondary School Transcript, Personal Statement, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Bank Statement

Physician, Biochemist, Scientist, Researcher,Teacher

1st May

English

Study in the biological sciences prepares students for a variety of careers requiring knowledge of biological processes, such as teaching; environmental resource management and assessment; production and sales of biological materials; research in governmental, industrial, and academic laboratories; as well as preparation for careers in medicine, dentistry, and health-related professions.

Online Application, Secondary School Transcript, Personal Statement, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Bank Statement

Dentist, Health Professional, Biologist, Researcher

1st May

English

Students who complete this single-subject endorsement are endorsed to teach any biology course in grades 7 through 12.

Online Application, Secondary School Transcript, Personal Statement, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Bank Statement

Biologist, Ecologist, Teacher, Researcher

1st May

a) University online application

b) $45 application fee

c) Official transcript

d) Statement of purpose

e) Official SAT/ACT scores

f) Typical SAT scores: Math (500-660), Critical reading (500-630), ACT Composite (22-28)

g) Average GPA 3.65

h) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.

i) TOEFL: IBT-70, PBT-523, IELTS-6.0, UNL English Language Test-74

j) Acceptance rate: 69.9% (2014)

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: USD 26,000

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at University of Nebraska, Lincoln is USD 12,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Summer/Fall-May 1, Spring-December 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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Regional

United States of America
129
US News
95
QS
61 -70
Shanghai
99
Times Higher Education
253
Forbes
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University Stats

25260

Students

20180

Undergraduates

5075

Postgraduate

1200

Faculty Strength

27

International Faculty

21

Student Faculty Ratio

76
%

Acceptance Rate

$
26000

Tuition Fees

$
12000

Living Cost

$
7000

Other Fees

3.65

Avg. GPA

32

Avg. IB

* All cost are in USD