Nebraska Community Colleges

Nebraska is home to a robust and diverse network of community colleges, offering students a wide range of educational opportunities. These schools provide quality education and training in both academic and technical fields, preparing students for the demands of the modern workforce. With campuses located throughout the state, Nebraska’s community colleges are easily accessible for anyone looking to pursue higher education.

Community College Location Enrollment
Metropolitan Community College Omaha 33,540
Southeast Community College Lincoln 10,044
Central Community College Grand Island 6,974
Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff 2,099
Northeast Community College Norfolk 5,262
Mid-Plains Community College North Platte 2,354
Northeast Community College South Sioux City 1,977

The curriculum offered at Nebraska’s community colleges is comprehensive and varied, offering courses in a wide range of topics from basic academics such as English and Math, to more specialized courses such as Nursing and Automotive Technology. Additionally, many of these schools offer associate degree programs that allow students to gain the skills needed to enter the workforce in their chosen field upon completion. Furthermore, many of these institutions also offer articulation agreements with four-year universities which enable credits earned at one college to be transferred towards a bachelor’s degree at another school within Nebraska or beyond its borders.

In addition to traditional course offerings, many of Nebraska’s community colleges also have agreements with local employers for internships and apprenticeships which provide students with the opportunity to gain practical work experience while still earning college credit. These programs help create bridges between academia and industry by enabling students explore potential career paths before committing themselves full-time or furthering their studies at a four-year institution.

The supportive atmosphere found on many of Nebraska’s community college campuses helps ensure that all students have access to the resources they need in order to succeed in their studies. Many schools offer personalized academic advising services as well as student support services such as tutoring, career counseling, health services, childcare assistance, financial aid support and more – all designed to help make sure that every student has an equal opportunity for success.

List of All Community Colleges in Nebraska

Below is a list of all community colleges in the state of Nebraska. For each college, you will see the name of current president, website URL,  street address, phone number, postal code and city location.

Central Community College

CEO/President: LaVern  Franzen
Web Address:
Address: 3134 Highway 34  PO Box 4903
City: Grand Island
Zip: 68802-4903
State: NE
Phone: 3083984222


Metropolitan Community College

CEO/President: Joann C.  McDowell
Web Address:
Address: PO Box 3777
City: Omaha
Zip: 68103-0777
State: NE
Phone: 4024572400


Mid-Plains Community College Area

CEO/President: Michael R.  Chipps
Web Address:
Address: 601 West State Farm Road
City: North Platte
Zip: 69101
State: NE
Phone: 3085353720


Nebraska Coordinating Comm for Postsecondary Education

CEO/President: Marshall  Hill
Web Address:
Address: 140 North 8th Street, Suite 300  PO Box 95005
City: Lincoln
Zip: 68509-5005
State: NE
Phone: 4024712847


Northeast Community College

CEO/President: Bill R.  Path
Web Address:
Address: 801 East Benjamin Avenue  PO Box 469
City: Norfolk
Zip: 68702-0469
State: NE
Phone: 4023712020


Southeast Community College

CEO/President: Jack  Huck
Web Address:
Address: 301 S 68th Street Place, 5th Floor
City: Lincoln
Zip: 68510-2449
State: NE
Phone: 4023233415


Western Nebraska Community College Area

CEO/President: Eileen E.  Ely
Web Address:
Address: 1601 East 27th
City: Scottsbluff
Zip: 69361
State: NE
Phone: 3086353606


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