Creighton University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Creighton University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 7,740 students enrolled. This college was established in 1878 and is one of the 18 schools located in Omaha, Nebraska.

Creighton University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
88
At Creighton University you can get your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Creighton University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 88 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical, Law, Pharmacy, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
90%
The student retention rate at Creighton University is very high at 90% (well above Nebraska average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Creighton University is good - 75%.

Student to faculty ratio at Creighton University is pretty good, 12:1. Learn more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$33,400
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $31,900 a year. The additional fees at Creighton University not covered by tuition are approximately $1,500; which totals $33,400 per year.

Read the details about Creighton University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
78%
As reported in recent data, 5,362 applications were submitted and 4,193 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

Creighton University might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Creighton University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,400
Creighton University provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Creighton University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Creighton University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 2,500 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: approximately $5,400 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Creighton University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Creighton University seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Creighton University Location and Maps



Post Address: Creighton University, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska 68178, USA
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