Nursing Schools in Nebraska

The state of Nebraska is home to 28 nursing schools. This year (2018) we evaluated 16 schools and our ranking system identified the following nursing schools as the best in Nebraska.

NursingExplorer ranking system is statistical. We use the following factors when evaluating schools: NCLEX pass rates, programmatic and institutional accreditations. Learn more about our nursing schools ranking system here.

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Complete List of Nursing Schools in Nebraska

Listed below are all nursing schools in Nebraska. Please use the sort feature to view which schools have top RN and LPN programs along with their corresponding average NCLEX pass rates. Click on each school's name to view more detail about the school.

There are a total of 28 nursing schools in the state of Nebraska. And according to our database 1 schools have been closed permanently.

Institution RN PN RN PN
Southeast Community College Area
Location: Lincoln, NE
Programs offered: ADN LPN
92.9% 89.7%
1
6
Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health
Location: Omaha, NE
Programs offered: BSN Masters Accelerated BSN LPN to BSN RN to BSN
92.9%
1
Union College
Location: Lincoln, NE
Programs offered: BSN LPN to BSN RN to BSN
91.5%
2
Creighton University
Location: Omaha, NE
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
91.1%
3
Clarkson College
Location: Omaha, NE
Programs offered: BSN LPN
91.0% 97.6%
4
3
Bryan College of Health Sciences
Location: Lincoln, NE
Programs offered: BSN
90.1%
5
Northeast Community College
Location: Norfolk, NE
Programs offered: ADN LPN
89.5% 98.6%
6
2
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Location: Omaha, NE
Programs offered: BSN Masters Doctoral Accelerated BSN LPN to BSN RN to BSN
89.4%
7
Metropolitan Community College Area
Location: Omaha, NE
Programs offered: ADN LPN
85.2% 99.0%
8
1
Midland University
Location: Fremont, NE
Programs offered: BSN
84.3%
9
Central Community College
Location: Grand Island, NE
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN LPN
81.1% 89.1%
10
7
Mid-Plains Community College
Location: North Platte, NE
Programs offered: ADN LPN LPN to ADN
80.4% 93.0% 11
5
Western Nebraska Community College
Location: Scottsbluff, NE
Programs offered: ADN LPN
76.9% 82.8% 12
8
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus
Location: Lincoln, NE
Programs offered: ADN LPN
58.6% 78.2% 13 10
College of Saint Mary
Location: Omaha, NE
Programs offered: LPN LPN to ADN BSN
97.2%
4
Kaplan University-Omaha Campus
Location: Omaha, NE
Programs offered: LPN
81.2%
9
Nebraska Wesleyan University
Location: Lincoln, NE
Programs offered: Masters BSN
Bellevue University
Location: Bellevue, NE
Programs offered: RN to BSN
Concordia University-Nebraska
Location: Seward, NE
Programs offered: BSN
Doane University-Arts & Sciences
Location: Crete, NE
Programs offered: BSN
University of Nebraska Medical Center - Western Nebraska Division
Location: Scottsbluff, NE
Programs offered: BSN
Central Community College - Grand Island Campus
Location: Grand Island, NE
Programs offered: LPN
Central Community College - Kearney Campus
Location: Kearney, NE
Programs offered: LPN
Central Community College - Platte Campus
Location: Columbus, NE
Programs offered: LPN
Southeast Community College - Beatrice Campus
Location: Beatrice, NE
Programs offered: LPN
Southeast Community College - Lincoln Campus
Location: Lincoln, NE
Programs offered: LPN
Western Nebraska Community College - Alliance Campus
Location: Alliance, NE
Programs offered: LPN
Western Nebraska Community College - Scottsbluff Campus
Location: Scottsbluff, NE
Programs offered: LPN

Closed Nursing Schools/campuses

The following instructions are closed permanently.

ITT Technical Institute-Omaha (Closed in 2016)
ADN

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Nebraska's NCLEX-PN pass rate Vs. National Average