Bellevue University Overview
Bellevue University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Bellevue, Nebraska. Bellevue is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.
What Is Bellevue University Known For?
- The highest degree offered at Bellevue University is the doctor's degree.
- In 2017-2018, 13% of the faculty were full-time.
- Students who graduate from Bellevue University with a bachelor's degree make about $53,600 a year. That's 31% more than those who graduate from other schools.
- On average, it takes about 4.0 years for students from Bellevue University to earn a bachelor's degree. This is excellent when compared to the average of 4.4 years.
Bellevue University Rankings
Bellevue University landed the #1,492 spot in College Factual's 2021 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 1,715 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking. Out of the 19 colleges in Nebraska, it is ranked at #19.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that Bellevue University has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Bellevue University
|Best Colleges for Veterans||14|
|Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students||27|
|Best Colleges for Diversity||506|
Where Is Bellevue University?
Contact details for Bellevue University are given below.
|Address:||1000 Galvin Rd S, Bellevue, NE 68005-3098|
How Do I Get Into Bellevue University?
You can apply to Bellevue University online at: www.bellevue.edu/application/
Can I Afford Bellevue University?
Net Price by Income Group for Bellevue University
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Bellevue University, approximately 34% of students took out student loans averaging $5,125 a year. That adds up to $20,500 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Bellevue University is 6.4%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.
Bellevue University Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 2,911 graduate students at the school.
Of the 4,919 full-time undergraduates at Bellevue University, 47% are male and 53% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Bellevue University students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||460|
|Hispanic or Latino||915|
Nebraska students aren't the only ones who study at Bellevue University. At this time, 10 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 42 countries are represented at Bellevue University. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, China, and Nepal.
Online Learning at Bellevue University
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Bellevue University has changed over the last few years.
This school is the most popular in Nebraska for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Bellevue University
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Bellevue University was -0.1%. This is the #168 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Bellevue University regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Bellevue University majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Bellevue University ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Bellevue University.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Bellevue University Majors
In 2017-2018, Bellevue University awarded 3,518 undergraduate degrees and 1,600 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- Image Credit: By Infodegestion under License
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