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Creighton University
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  • 4 Year
  • OMAHA, NE

Report Card

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade A minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

2500 CALIFORNIA PLAZA
OMAHA, NE 68178
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Big East Conference
From Creighton University

Since 1878, Creighton University students have fueled their passions intellectually, spiritually and socially—through a distinctive Jesuit education powered by a tight-knit community that prepares students for the future with valuable internships and undergraduate research.

You get to do more here because we offer more—in nationally recognized health sciences programs, business, global studies and career advising to ensure your success. We deliver excellence in education through nine schools and colleges spanning the arts, sciences, business, law and health professions programs. On top of that, if you’re looking to dentistry, law, medicine, occupational therapy, pharmacy or physical therapy, we have the country’s most complete pre-professional scholars program, which offers qualifying students the chance to be part of our guarantee program.

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Creighton University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
March 15
Acceptance Rate
74%
SAT Range
1170-1350
ACT Range
23-29
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$32,145 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$22,531 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
95%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 62 responses
55%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 71 responses
42%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 71 responses

Majors

Creighton Pre-Professional Scholars Program (CPPSP)

The Creighton Pre-Professional Scholars Program (CPPSP) is the country’s most comprehensive pre-professional advising and guarantee program and provides qualifying students the opportunity to be a part of our extraordinary guarantee program. It is available for students interested in dentistry, law, medicine, occupational therapy, pharmacy or physical therapy.

Online

Online Programs Offered
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    30%
  • On Campus
    68%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,325 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
147
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
12%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 48 responses
  • Studious
    38%
  • Down to earth, unique in a good way
    21%
  • Diverse culture
    10%
  • Mid-Western
    10%
  • Loving
    6%
  • Religious and studious
    6%
  • Stressed
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
97%
Poll
56%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 93 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 96 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 46 responses
  • Well-rounded
    30%
  • All of the answers above.
    28%
  • Expensive
    22%
  • Religious
    9%
  • Boring
    7%
  • Diamond in the rough
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$59,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
81%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 36 responses

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