University of Nebraska Medical Center Graduate Schools

University of Nebraska Medical Center (referred to as UNMC) is a Public, 4 years school located in Omaha, NE. It is classified as a Medical school and medical center school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The graduate school tuition & fees at University of Nebraska Medical Center is $9,789 for Nebraska residents and $26,961 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,731 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,699 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Nebraska Medical Center (referred to as UNMC) is a Public, 4 years school located in Omaha, NE. It is classified as a Medical school and medical center school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1913 - Current[Estimated Date]).
UNMC Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
Address42nd & Dewey Ave, Omaha, NE 68198-7815
Phone402-559-4000
Webhttps://www.unmc.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.unmc.edu/studentservices/admissions/index.html
Financial Infohttps://www.unmc.edu/financialaid
The graduate school tuition & fees at University of Nebraska Medical Center is $9,789 for Nebraska residents and $26,961 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,731 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,699 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 66 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice), and Doctorate (Other). Among them, 14 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,961
$9,789 for Nebraska Residents
Student Population2,731
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice), and Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs66 graduate programs
(14 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio2 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Nebraska Medical Center is $9,789 for Nebraska residents and $26,961 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2020-2021. The tuition per credit hour is $341 for Nebraska residents and $977 for out-of-state students.
University of Nebraska Medical Center offers the alternative tuition plans.
University of Nebraska Medical Center offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)14 Online Programs Available
Special learning OpportunitiesNo Special Learning Available or Reported
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

The graduate school tuition & fees of University of Nebraska Medical Center is $9,789 for Nebraska residents and $26,961 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.67% compared to previous academic year.
The school is active, but the current year tuition data is not available. The tuition & other costs are based on 2020-2021 data.
Graduate Tuition & fees
Nebraska ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$8,451$589$24,219$589
2018-2019$8,721$582$24,975$582
2019-2020$8,964$582$25,677$582
2020-2021$9,207$582$26,379$582
2021-2022$9,207$582$26,379$582
The graduate school tuition & fees of UNMC is very expensive compared to public graduate schools in Nebraska. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Nebraska graduate tuition is $14,459 (public) / $13,395 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Nebraska Medical Center$9,789$26,961
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Nebraska Graduate Schools$11,103$13,794
Public$8,385$14,459
Private$13,395
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $341 for Nebraska residents and $977 for other students at University of Nebraska Medical Center. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.73% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Nebraska ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$313$897
2018-2019$323$925
2019-2020$332$951
2020-2021$341$977
2021-2022$341$977
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $40,957 for Nebraska residents and $53,595 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Nebraska Medical Center.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Nebraska Medical Center
Nebraska ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Dentistry$40,448$15,535$84,321$15,535
Medicine$35,362$5,595$48,000$5,595
Pharmacy$25,970$4,920$25,970$4,920

Graduate Programs at UNMC

University of Nebraska Medical Center offers 57 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 749 students have completed their study at University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Offered Degrees at University of Nebraska Medical Center
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree160264
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship15064
Doctor's degree - professional practice1047
Doctor's degree - other40298
Post Bachelor's Degree11044
Post Master's Degree10032
Total570749
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Nebraska Medical Center by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Public Health program with 18 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Physician Assistant program with 77 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 129 completers.
University of Nebraska Medical Center offers 57 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 749 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 264 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 298 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 47 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Other) program.
  • 44 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 32 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 9 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction9-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 36 completers-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology3-
Cell Biology and Anatomy20-
Physiology0-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology2-
Oncology and Cancer Biology0-
Pharmacology0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)11-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 4 completers-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 215 completers-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology0-
Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist17-
Physician Assistant66-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry2-
Public Health68$46,400
Dietetics/Dietitian6-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse56$88,900
Total264
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 52 completers-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology7-
Cell Biology and Anatomy3-
Physiology1-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology5-
Oncology and Cancer Biology6-
Pharmacology6-
Biostatistics1-
Epidemiology1-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)22-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology0-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry9-
Public Health0-
Environmental Health0-
Public Health Education and Promotion1-
Nursing Science2-
Total64
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 298 completers-
Dentistry49-
Medicine129-
Pharmacy56-
Physical Therapy/Therapist64-
Total298
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 47 completers-
Nursing Practice47-
Total47
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 44 completers-
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist1-
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist5-
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician11-
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology/Technician3-
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist11-
Public Health11-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Maternal and Child Health0-
Dietetics/Dietitian2-
Total44
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Dentistry4-
Dental Clinical Sciences6-
Endodontics/Endodontology2-
Orthodontics/Orthodontology0-
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics5-
Periodontics/Periodontology2-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0-
Health/Medical Physics0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Administration13-
Total32

Graduate Student Population at UNMC

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,731 students enrolled into University of Nebraska Medical Center graduate schools where it has total 3,699 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,141 full-time and 590 part-time graduate students. By gender, 964 male and 1,767 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,7319641,767
Full-time2,1417801,361
Part-tme590184406
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2,049 White (75.03%), 75 Black/African American (2.75%), 96 Hispanic (3.52%), 162 Asian (5.93%), and 349 students with other races. 217 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,7319641,767
American Indian/Native American303
Asian1626894
Black/African American752847
Hispanic964254
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White2,0496871,362
Two More672740
Un-Known612932
Non-resident Alien21782135
University of Nebraska Medical Center offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 519 graduate students (19.00% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 140 graduate students (5.13% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,731
Enrolled Online Exclusively519
Enrolled Some Online Courses140
Not in Online Courses2,072
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Nebraska Medical Center. 855 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.31% of total students), 49 students are aged above 50 (1.79%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,7319641,767
Age 20-2117710
Age 22-24838262576
Age 25-291,101429672
Age 30-34366139227
Age 35-3919969130
Age 40-4916141120
Age 50-64451530
Over 64422

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