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University of Nebraska at Omaha chief executive received $849,775 in 2018 in total pay

Jeffrey P. Gold, chief executive at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, earned $849,775 in total compensation last year, the 33rd highest pay among executives at nearly 250 U.S. public universities and systems ranked in a Chronicle of Higher Education study.

4-year colleges in Nebraska now charge $8,745 in tuition and fees

Nebraska four-year public universities now charge students annual in-state tuition and fees averaging $8,745, the 37th highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.

Which Nebraska schools receive the most state student aid?

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Wayne State College and University of Nebraska at Kearney reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Nebraska schools.

1.8 percent of the University of Nebraska at Omaha students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 1.8 percent of the University of Nebraska at Omaha students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

7.1 percent of Mid-Plains Community College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 7.1 percent of Mid-Plains Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

9.6 percent of Wayne State College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 9.6 percent of Wayne State College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

7.3 percent of Western Nebraska Community College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 7.3 percent of Western Nebraska Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

Bellevue University, Nebraska Indian Community College and La'James International College reported receiving the least state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

30.9 percent of Nebraska Wesleyan University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 30.9 percent of Nebraska Wesleyan University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

3 percent of Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 3 percent of Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

10.6 percent of Peru State College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 10.6 percent of Peru State College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

90 percent of York College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 90 percent of York College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

57.6 percent of Hastings College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 57.6 percent of Hastings College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

50.6 percent of Doane University-Arts & Sciences students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 50.6 percent of Doane University-Arts & Sciences students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.2 percent of Southeast Community College Area students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 1.2 percent of Southeast Community College Area students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

20.8 percent of Little Priest Tribal College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 20.8 percent of Little Priest Tribal College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

5.2 percent of Union College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 5.2 percent of Union College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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