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Top Schools of Law in Nebraska

We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Nebraska that offer Law degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school’s ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our… Read More »

University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Law

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Law was founded in 1891, making it the oldest public law school in the state of Nebraska. The college was established to provide legal training for the citizens of Nebraska and to increase the number of lawyers in the state. The college has had a long and distinguished history,… Read More »

Creighton University School of Law

Creighton University School of Law was established in 1923, making it the first law school in Nebraska. Originally known as the Creighton College of Law, the school was founded by a group of prominent Omaha attorneys who wanted to provide quality legal education to the region. The first class consisted of only 12 students and… Read More »

Brief History of Nebraska

Population: 1 842.641 thousand people (2011) Area: 200520.0 sq. km Americans call Nebraska the Corn State. Nebraska got its official name from the language of the Sioux Indians. “Ni Brasge” means “flat water”. So the Indians called the Platte River – the largest river in the state, except for the Missouri, where the Platte flows… Read More »