71%

Acceptance Rate

$21,753

Avg.Financial Aid

002542

FAFSA Code

About Creighton University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,910

Website

https://www.creighton.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Creighton University is one among the 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the U.S. It is one of the best online colleges providing online education in the state of Omaha. It was founded in 1878 by five Jesuits and has a Roman Catholic affiliation. This university is celebrating 140 years from the day of its commencement. The alumni of this university are called as Bluejays. It is a private not-for-profit university. 

  • Currently, more than 8000 students are studying in this university. It is having more than 600 full-time faculties with 120 acres huge campus.

  • University's acceptance rate is 72% and the graduation rate is 81%.

  • The student to faculty ratio is 11:1.

Creighton University School of Medicine It is one of the largest healthcare providers in Nebraska. School is located in Omaha which is termed as School of Medicine. Creighton University provides graduation to the students of the medical school and grants the Doctor of medicine degree as well.


Online Education at Creighton University

This university is offering students with customizable programs in a supportive learning community. It is offering 30+ programs in various domains. It is providing online and hybrid programs for more than 2000 students.

The highly ranked and successful online programs provided by this university are Business, Healthcare, and Leadership. The students can easily access the course.

For more info on Tuition and Fees


Reviews

Some of the reviews by the students about the university are

  • The professors in this university are outstanding with their skills and expertise in teaching.
  • This college is welcoming and supportive to students from diverse backgrounds

  • The university is having good infrastructure and facilities for the students to learn.

  • Its academics challenge students to think critically and collaborate with others.

  • Students felt that service programs provided by the college are exemplary and provided them with rich experience.

Location & Contact

Address

2500 California Plaza

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4022802700
Fax: 4022802685
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Rankings

U.S. News and world report Rankings  for Creighton University are as follows

  • It ranks 1st in the Regional Universities Midwest in the 2019 edition

  • Some of its online programs are ranked as the top of the categories best online programs in 2018

  • It ranks 228 according to the Forbes rankings.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

15-Feb

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

71%

SAT Range

1150 - 1350

ACT Range

24 - 30

Application Fee

$40

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Creighton University Admission Process

Admissions to Creighton University

Admission Requirements for Bachelor Programs

  • Completion of the online application form.

  • High School/GED completion.

  • Official transcripts from all previous institution attended.

  • A personal statement.

  • Letter of recommendation and a resume.

  • Active duty military/veterans must submit JST, CCAF or transcripts.


Admission Requirements for Master Programs

  • Completion of the online application form

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university

  • Official transcripts from all previous institution attended

  • Two letters of recommendation and a resume

  • A personal statement

  • GMAT/ GRE scores (if required)


Admission Requirements for Doctorate Programs

  • Completion of the university’s application form.

  • A Master’s degree or equivalent degree from an accredited university.

  • Official transcripts from all previous institutions attended.

  • 2-3 letters of recommendation and a resume/curriculum vitae.


Note 

  • International students from institutions where English is not the first language must submit TOEFL/IELTS scores.

    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Paper-based – 557

    • TOEFL Internet-based (iBT) – 90

    • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – 6.5

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$31,317

Average Annual Cost

$38,200

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$1,716

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,036

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,800

Total One Year Cost

$54,952

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

89%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$2,713

Faculty Overview

51%

Male Professors

49%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

149 Graduates

Biology, General

96 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

93 Graduates

Psychology, General

87 Graduates

Marketing

74 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

61 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

43 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

42 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

41 Graduates

Journalism

41 Graduates

Economics

39 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

38 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

36 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

33 Graduates

Chemistry

30 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

23 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

20 Graduates

Anthropology

18 Graduates

Mathematics

17 Graduates

Computer Science

13 Graduates

History

13 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

13 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

13 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

11 Graduates

Sociology

11 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

11 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

10 Graduates

Philosophy

10 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

9 Graduates

Physics

9 Graduates

Social Work

9 Graduates

Classical and Ancient Studies

6 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

6 Graduates

Political Science and Government

6 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

5 Graduates

International Business

5 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

5 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

4 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

4 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

3 Graduates

Environmental Control Technologies/...

3 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

3 Graduates

Area Studies

2 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

2 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

2 Graduates

Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorolog...

1 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

4,446

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

14%

Full-time

97%

Part-time

3%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

72% White

1% Unknown

2% Black

8% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

9% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

77%

Out Of State

21%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$68,444 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 96% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

96%

Undergrads in College Housing

58%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,168/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,868/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,868/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Billy the Bluejay

School Colors

white and blue

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

104

Total Female Athletes

160

Intramural Sports

13

Sports Club

36

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$47,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$59,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$19,500

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$202 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,753

Students Receiving Federal Grants

14%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,648

Students Receiving State Aid

2%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,273

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$20,933

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$27,502

$30K - $48K

$28,982

$48K - $75K

$27,052

$75K - $110K

$23,610

> $110K

$19,779

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$44,298,702

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$34,371,083

The university offers a host of financial aids to the eligible students as well as the students in need. Creighton University Federal school code is 002542 which will be helpful for students to apply for various financial aids from this university.

  • Pell grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Loans, Health Loans, Nursing Loans, Federal Work-Study were some of the Federal Aids awarded at the university.

  • The Nebraska students can avail the  State Aid of Nebraska State Grant provided by the university.

  • Institutional Grant is also available at the university which is the Creighton University Grant. It also provided institutional loans to the students in need.

  • 198 military students received Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits as Military Aid from this university.

Creighton University Scholarships

  • Ahmanson Foundation scholarship

  • AMDG RAD Scholarship

  • Alpha Sigma Nu Scholarship

  • Alumni Association Scholarship

  • ROTC Scholarship

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