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Best Criminal Justice Colleges in Nebraska

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Nebraska that offer Criminal Justice degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 13 Criminal Justice schools located within Nebraska. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Criminal Justice Colleges in Nebraska for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Nebraska at Omaha Omaha, NE

University of Nebraska at Omaha offers 4 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 253 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 229 Bachelor's degrees, 21 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
2 University of Nebraska at Kearney Kearney, NE

University of Nebraska at Kearney offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a far away town. In 2015, 37 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 37 Bachelor's degrees.

3 Nebraska Wesleyan University Lincoln, NE

Nebraska Wesleyan University offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 3 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
4 Wayne State College Wayne, NE

Wayne State College offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a far away town. In 2015, 46 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 46 Bachelor's degrees.

5 Peru State College Peru, NE

Peru State College offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a small public university in a far away rural. In 2015, 32 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 32 Bachelor's degrees.

6 Metropolitan Community College Area Omaha, NE

Metropolitan Community College Area offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public college in a large city. In 2015, 72 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 71 Associate's degrees, and 1 Certificates degree.

7 Central Community College Grand Island, NE

Central Community College offers 3 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public college in a small city. In 2015, 22 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 15 Certificates degrees, and 7 Associate's degrees.

8 Southeast Community College Area Lincoln, NE

Southeast Community College Area offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a large public college in a large city. In 2015, 33 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 33 Associate's degrees.

9 Kaplan University-Omaha Campus Omaha, NE

Kaplan University-Omaha Campus offers 4 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a very small private university in a large city. In 2015, 23 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 12 Associate's degrees, 8 Bachelor's degrees, 3 Master's degrees.

10 Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff, NE

Western Nebraska Community College offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a small public college in a remote town. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 9 Associate's degrees, and 3 Certificates degrees.

List of all Criminal Justice Colleges in Nebraska

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Nebraska at Omaha University of Nebraska at Omaha Omaha, NE
2/5
23 : 1 15,526
University of Nebraska at Kearney University of Nebraska at Kearney Kearney, NE
2/5
19 : 1 6,747
Nebraska Wesleyan University Nebraska Wesleyan University Lincoln, NE
5/5
13 : 1 2,049
Wayne State College Wayne State College Wayne, NE
2/5
22 : 1 3,431
Peru State College Peru State College Peru, NE
2/5
36 : 1 2,506
Metropolitan Community College Area Metropolitan Community College Area Omaha, NE
2/5
26 : 1 14,812
Central Community College Central Community College Grand Island, NE
2/5
26 : 1 6,227
Southeast Community College Area Southeast Community College Area Lincoln, NE
2/5
21 : 1 9,248
Kaplan University-Omaha Campus Kaplan University-Omaha Campus Omaha, NE
4/5
36 : 1 678
Western Nebraska Community College Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff, NE
2/5
14 : 1 1,534
Doane University-Graduate and Professional Studies Doane University-Graduate and Professional Studies Lincoln, NE
3/5
34 : 1 1,582
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Lincoln, NE
4/5
30 : 1 498
National American University-Bellevue National American University-Bellevue Bellevue, NE
3/5
31 : 1 121

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  • Program Descriptions
    • AA: Paralegal Studies
    • BS: Criminal Justice: Forensics
    • BS: Criminal Justice: Homeland Security
    • BS: Criminal Justice: Public Administration
    • BS: Criminal Justice: Youth Corrections
    • BS: Paralegal Studies
    • CERT: Criminal Justice
    • CERT: Paralegal Studies
    • CERT: Public Policy
    • Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Command College
    • MA Public Policy: Campaigns and Elections
    • MA Public Policy: International Affairs
    • MA Public Policy: Middle East Affairs
    • MA Public Policy: Public Administration
    • MA: Human Services: Criminal Justice
    • MA: Public Policy
    • Master of Busi Admn: Criminal Justice
    • MS: Criminal Justice: Public Administration

Additional Criminal Justice Degree Facts for Nebraska Schools

Nebraska Schools offering online Criminal Justice degrees

Online Criminal Justice degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 229 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Criminal Justice degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
University of Nebraska at Omaha 0 0 229 0 0
Metropolitan Community College Area 0 71 0 0 0
University of Nebraska at Kearney 0 0 36 0 0
Peru State College 0 0 30 0 0
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus 0 0 0 3 0
How many Nebraska schools offer online Criminal Justice degrees?
  • 2 Certificates
  • 2 Associate's
  • 4 Bachelor's
  • 2 Master's

What Criminal Justice degree programs were earned in Nebraska?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 7 Colleges 138 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 9 Colleges 370 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 5 Colleges 19 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 1 Colleges 3 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 3 Colleges 27 Graduates
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