NICF: come here, go far

You want a college that can help you succeed! A college where you're more than a face in a crowd. A college that cares. A small college with a big heart. That's why you want a college that's a member of the Nebraska Independent College Foundation. All of our schools feature strong academics and strong communities. They emphasize how important it is for you to be not just a number, but an individual. Get an education from a school that's right for you. Get an education from an NICF member college.

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The Nebraska Independent College Foundation (NICF) consists of 8 independent universities and colleges in Nebraska. The NICF is dedicated to providing students with a quality education.

Choosing the right college is an important decision. There are many factors that you must take into consideration. These factors include financial aid opportunities and educational programs, among others. Over 75% of students attending NICF schools receive financial aid. Unlike larger universities, NICF schools have an average student-to-faculty ratio of 14:1, which allows students to receive individual attention. Our Nebraska colleges also award over one-fourth of all Bachelor's degrees and over one-half of all nursing degrees in the state. That's a pretty impressive track record!

If you're looking for Nebraska colleges and universities with a reputation for excellence, contact our organization or one of our member institutions. Admissions specialists are standing by to answer your questions regarding programs, campus visits and financial aid.

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