Official Nebraska Government Website

Information for Students, Parents and Schools

As stated in the CCPE's Comprehensive Statewide Plan for Postsecondary Education, the CCPE strives to connect you with the information you need to help you achieve your educational goals. For a listing of all colleges and universities in Nebraska, visit our online directory.

Do you need help planning for college or a career?

  • EducationQuest is a nonprofit organization with a mission to improve access to higher education in Nebraska
  • is the central online location for career, job, education, planning, and training resources designed for Nebraska.
  • is part of a national campaign to help middle and high school students plan for college.

Need information about financial aid?
Whether you're a student, parent or school administrator, we can point you in the right direction.

Need information about credit transfer policies at Nebraska's public postsecondary institutions?
Check out the Transfer Nebraska website.

Saving for your child's college education?
Check out the Nebraska College Savings Plan.

Interested in attending an out-of-state institution, but have concerns about the cost?
Nebraska participates in the Midwest Student Exchange Program, which helps provide affordable opportunities for students to attend out-of-state institutions as part of a multi-state tuition reciprocity program.

Do you have questions about accreditation?
Read this brochure from the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Want to take courses online?
Search the Nebraska Distance Education Catalog.

Want to know where Nebraska's freshmen students are enrolling?  How much students are borrowing for their postsecondary educations?  What courses are offered in Nebraska by out-of-state institutions?

Take a look at the CCPE's Reports and Data Collection site.


Would you like to see and compare the courses that are available at Nebraska's public institutions?

Visit the CCPE's Academic Program Database.


Would you like to find out which colleges in the U.S. offer programs in your area of interest?
Visit College Navigator.

Are you a student with a complaint against a Nebraska postsecondary institution?
Visit our student complaints page for more information about how to proceed.