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University of Nebraska - Lincoln Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Lincoln, NE

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Agricultural Communication/Journalism
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Mechanization, General
  • Agricultural Teacher Education
  • Agricultural and Food Products Processing
  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
  • Agriculture, General
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Ancient Studies/Civilization
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Textile Marketing Management
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Banking and Financial Support Services
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological/Biosystems Engineering
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Construction Engineering
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Food Science
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language Teacher Education
  • German Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • History, General
  • Horticultural Science
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Insurance
  • Interior Architecture
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International/Global Studies
  • Investments and Securities
  • Journalism, Other
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Landscaping and Groundskeeping
  • Latin American Studies
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Microbiology, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  • Range Science and Management
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Sociology
  • Soil Science and Agronomy, General
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Sports Communication
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Textile Science
  • Turf and Turfgrass Management
  • Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Engineering, Agriculture
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Design/architecture with University of Nebraska-Lincoln, animal science/veterinary science with Iowa State University
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,300
Part-Time Faculty
72
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
73%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 21% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 9% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 30% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 48% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
2,695,820
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
425
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Master of Science in Teaching, Master of Legal Studies, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Actuarial Science
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Agricultural Education
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Corporate and Organizational Communication
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Economics
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Educational Psychology
  • Entomology
  • Food Science and Technology
  • French
  • German
  • Information Science
  • Law
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Metallurgical Engineering and Metallurgy
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Rhetoric
  • School Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Statistics
  • Survey Methodology
  • Theater

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Audiology

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Architecture
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Corporate and Organizational Communication
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Economics
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Educational Psychology
  • Entomology
  • Food Science and Technology
  • French
  • German
  • Information Science
  • Law
  • Marketing
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Metallurgical Engineering and Metallurgy
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Rhetoric
  • School Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Statistics
  • Survey Methodology

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