Creighton University

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Private Jesuit university in Omaha, Nebraska

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About Creighton University

According to Wikipedia, Creighton University is a private, Jesuit university in Omaha, Nebraska. Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1878, the university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. In 2015 the university enrolled 8,393 graduate and undergraduate students on a campus just outside Omaha's downtown business district.

Creighton University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
8,682 64% 82% 1260 26

How Much Does Creighton University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $24,458
30K - 48K $28,108
48K - 75K $28,383
75K - 110K $30,636
110K+ $33,821

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Creighton University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Creighton University, then you can expect to earn an average of $70,100 per year. You also have a 95% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Creighton University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
6,200 4,981 1,219

Where is Creighton University?

Creighton University is located at 2500 California Plaza, Omaha NE 68178

How Safe is Creighton University?

Omaha has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Creighton University Known For?

Creighton University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Creighton University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Creighton University's Most Influential Alumni?

Creighton University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Sociology, and Medical. Here are some of Creighton University's most famous alumni:

Madeleine Leininger
Madeleine Leininger
An American nurse and nursing theorist .
Andrew Higgins
Andrew Higgins
An American businessman.
Alejandro Portes
An American sociologist.
Francis George
Francis George
A Catholic cardinal.
Nancey Murphy
An American philosopher and theologian.
Joe Ricketts
Joe Ricketts
An American businessman.
Charles Vacanti
An American researcher.
Ernie Chambers
A Nebraska State Senator.
Cathy Hughes
An American businesswoman.
Michael P. Anderson
Michael P. Anderson
An Astronaut, scientist .
Mary Alice Williams
An American news anchor.
Mark Walter
An American businessman.