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Bellevue University Ranked as Top School for Diversity by College Factual

BELLEVUE, Nebraska – Bellevue University, one of the nation’s leaders in preparing students for lifelong success with career-relevant knowledge and skills, has been selected as one of College Factual’s Best Colleges for Diversity in the United States for 2021. Bellevue University is in the top 15% of over 3500 colleges in the country for students seeking a diverse college experience.

“We are proud to be in the top tier of the Best for Diversity ranking among colleges in the U.S.,” President Dr. Mary Hawkins said. “Our mission of open access to high quality programs combined with our commitment to affordable education is a key to serving a diverse student body. Bellevue University’s long history of real world applied education translates to relevant degrees that our students use to improve their lives and careers. We have built a culture of care with a diverse faculty and staff who work hard every day to ensure that all of our students have the opportunity through education to reach their full potential.”

Bellevue University is also ranked No. 6 in Nebraska by College Factual’s Best Colleges for Diversity in Nebraska ranking. This is out of 32 institutions in the state that offer four-year degrees.

College Factual's Best Colleges for Diversity ranking was created using objective data emphasizing student body diversity when it comes to race/ethnicity, gender, age and geographic location.

For more information about Bellevue University and its programs, visit bellevue.edu.

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About Bellevue University

Founded in 1966, Bellevue University is a non-profit university with nearly 60,000 graduates worldwide. The University is a recognized national leader in preparing students for lifelong success with career-relevant knowledge and skills, while making college affordable. Routinely ranked among the nation’s top military and accessible institutions, the University serves residential students at its main campus in Bellevue, Nebraska, and everywhere online with more than 80 degree programs uniquely designed for working adults. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (hlcommision.org).