State Regulatory Authorization
The University of Nebraska monitors developments in state laws in every state.
The University of Nebraska is currently authorized, licensed, exempt, not subject to approval, or is permitted to accept students for programs in the following states:
*Students who reside in states marked with an asterisk and who wish to enroll in a program which has a required field placement such as a practicum, clinical rotation, internship, or student teaching component should contact a program adviser prior to application. For a listing of field placement programs, visit our Field Placement Program page.
Due to regulatory requirements in the State of Arkansas, the University of Nebraska in unable to accept or enroll students who intend to reside in Arkansas while pursuing a degree online from the University of Nebraska at this time. If you would like to be updated on the current status of the authorization process in Arkansas, please contact email@example.com to be added to our communication list.
In accordance with the U.S. Department of Education’s new regulation (34 C.F.R. § 600.9) regarding legal authorization to provide postsecondary education through distance or correspondence education in a state in which it is not physically located or in which it is otherwise subject to State jurisdiction as determined by the state, the University of Nebraska makes the following disclaimers per authorization by each state regulatory agency:
University of Nebraska is currently licensed by the Board of Regents of the State of Louisiana. Licenses are reviewed by the State Board of Regents every two years. Licensed institutions have met minimal operational standards set forth by the state, but licensure does not constitute accreditation, guarantee the transferability of credit, nor signify that programs are certifiable by any professional agency or organization.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) and Education Article, §11-202.2(c)5, Annotated Code of Maryland; the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Nebraska at Omaha, University of Nebraska at Kearney, and University of Nebraska Medical Center have submitted the renewal application for Out-of-State Online Education. The current status of the application is pending and the university is waiting for a response.
The process for students residing in Maryland who wish to file a complaint against the University of Nebraska is outlined by Nebraska Revised Statute 85-2418.