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Creighton University

Omaha, NE, USA
3.97 Average Rating

Creighton University, located in Omaha, NE, is a private university founded in 1878 by the Society of Jesus. It is one of 28 members of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. Forbes ranks the school as #31 in the Region, while The Princeton Review lists the service-oriented school as the #15 Most Engaged in Community Service. The College World Series of university baseball takes place in Omaha every year.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
23%
Out of State Students
74%
0
100
71%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 28
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1196
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision February 15, 2019 May 1, 2019
Other December 1, 2018 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
8,654
Total Number of Undergrads
4,255
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
66%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
73%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$28,565
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$38,750
Out-of-State Tuition
$38,750
0
100
79%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$20,454
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
200
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Omaha
Denver
Chicago
Minneapolis
San Francisco
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
61%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$56,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.97 Average Rating
Creighton is by far the best fit for me and any other prospective students looking for a high quality education respected by many. The small class size enables students to get to know their professors and have that personal relationship with them. The amount of respect communities, in Nebraska and across the nation, give to Creighton students is outstanding because they know that only the motivated optimistic students of America go to Creighton University.
Garrett from Colorado Springs, CO
Medium sized community that feels like a small, close knit community. Really follows the core Jesuit values (i.e. working for and with others). A place where not only are academics encouraged, but participation in extracurriculars as well.
Christie from HI

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