Creighton University: Ranking & Review

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Omaha Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 254 813
Top 5%

Creighton University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate72%73%71%
Applicants9,7274,1305,597
Admissions7,0043,0103,994
Enrolled undergraduates1,120480640
Enrolled total (including graduate students)8,6543,5895,065

3,441 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,021 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores254
Percent of students submitting SAT scores23%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
580
Math
600

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores985
Percent of students submitting ACT scores88%
ACT Composite
27
ACT English
27
ACT Math
26

Creighton University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $53,452 $53,452
Off-campus $53,452 $53,452
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,702 and other expenses per full academic year.

Creighton University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,522 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $37,086 $37,086
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,664 $1,664
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,160 $1,160
Tuition for Full-time graduates $15,300 $15,300
Fees for full-time graduates $1,664 $1,664
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $850 $850

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 1 250 127 602 980
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 2 201 146 349
Education 11 85 44 140
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 100 13 5 118
Legal Professions and Studies 1 100 101
Psychology 77 77
Social Sciences 54 11 65
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 10 53 63
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 61 61
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 32 8 40
English Language and Literature & Letters 19 20 39
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 39 39
Physical Sciences 37 37
Theology and Religious Vocations 11 15 26
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 9 9 18
Visual and Performing Arts 14 14
Natural Resources and Conservation 13 13
Mathematics and Statistics 12 12
History 11 11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 10 10
Philosophy and Religious Studies 7 7
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1 4 5
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 3 3
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1 1
Grand Total39834927512,229

A total of 986 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Creighton University.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,243 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate81%79%82%
  • Full-time retention rate - 89%

General info

Alternative namesCU
Founded1878
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorswhite, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,990
Instructional FTE752
Research FTE18
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.creighton.edu
Address2500 California Plaza
Omaha, Nebraska, 68178
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone4022802700

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