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Adults Attaining at Least High School Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree

Lincoln has a higher rate of people with high school diplomas and Bachelor’s degrees compared to Nebraska and the nation
  • In 2018 in Lincoln, 94% of the population had a high school diploma. This compares favorably to:
    • 91% for Nebraska
    • 88% nationally
  • Likewise, 41% of Lincoln residents had a bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to:
    • 32% for Nebraska
    • 33% nationally