Bellevue University-Bellevue Online

TBS Staff Writers
Updated September 19, 2022
Discover the benefits of online learning at Bellevue University. Explore tuition rates, prerequisites, and concentrations.

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  • Campus locations in four states and online.
  • More than 75 online program options.
  • Discounted tuition for military students.


Featuring a large selection of online programs, Bellevue University offers opportunities for students in a variety of disciplines. Bellevue students can pursue a degree in one of the following areas: business, management, and leadership; science and information technology; healthcare, nursing, and human services; public service, safety, security, and intelligence; human capital; education and training; and arts and humanities.

Bellevue University Recognized as an Online College Leader

TBS has recognized Bellevue University as a leader of online education in the areas of Business & Management and Computers & Technology by having several ranking online programs, offered through the following Bellevue colleges:

College of Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences at Bellevue University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs with a liberal arts core designed to give students a well-rounded foundation of knowledge. Students in the college may pursue majors in topics communications, liberal arts, behavioral sciences, and the humanities. The college offers both traditional and online degree program options.

The College of Arts and Sciences offers an online degree program featured in the following ranking:

College of Science and Technology

The College of Science and Technology at Bellevue University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in areas such information technology, database management, networking, and programming. Students in the college have the option of pursuing multiple online degree programs.

The College of Science and Technology offers online degree programs featured in the following rankings:

College of Business

The College of Business at Bellevue University offers undergraduate and graduate degrees for students seeking professional success in a variety of business settings. The college’s programs cover accounting, business administration, management, and an MBA with multiple concentration options. Students benefit from the flexibility of traditional and online degree program options, including the online MBA.

The College of Business offers online degree programs featured in the following rankings:

Bellevue University Accreditation, Tuition, and Admissions Info

Accreditation and Approvals

Bellevue University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.


  • Undergrads: $298 per credit hour
  • Grads: $575 per credit hour
  • Doctoral students: $750 per credit hour


Bellevue University requires undergraduate applicants to submit an application, high school transcripts or GED completion, and pay a $50 application fee. Applicants transferring from another institution must meet all of the same requirements, plus they must be in good academic standing in their current program.

Graduate applicants at Bellevue must hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree from a regionally accredited higher learning institution, hold a 2.5 minimum GPA for bachelor’s work and a 3.0 minimum for any graduate work, complete an application, and submit an essay and letters of recommendation.

Other Statistics

  • Student-to-faculty ratio: 14:1
  • Total enrollment: 8,896
  • Date founded: 1966

School Profile

  • Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission
  • Full-Time Freshman Retention Rate: 72%
  • Public/Private: Private nonprofit university
  • Graduation Rate: 69.2%
  • Athletics: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Mascot: Bruin bear
  • Colors: Purple and gold
  • Address: 1000 Galvin Rd S, Bellevue, NE 68005
  • Phone Number: (402) 293-2000
  • Social Media: Facebook; Instagram; Twitter

Bellevue University Online Degrees Offered

  • 51 online bachelor’s programs
  • 27 online master’s programs
  • One online doctoral program

Bellevue University Rankings on TBS

Online Bachelor’s Degree Rankings

Online Master’s Degree Rankings