Creighton University

Omaha, Nebraska

Overview

Address2500 California Plaza
School Websitewww.creighton.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Creighton University is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Omaha, Nebraska that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 10,112 students applied to Creighton University. Of those students, 7,224 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Creighton University was $38,200, in addition to fees of $1,716. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Creighton University.

Creighton University has a 79% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Creighton University acceptance rate is 71%. To put this into perspective, 7,224 of the 10,112 students who applied to Creighton University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Creighton University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Creighton University had an SAT score between the range of 1,150 and 1,350. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Creighton University was between 24 and 30 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Creighton University as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Creighton University, the tuition for in-state residents is $38,200. Combined with fees of $1,716, room and board costs of $11,036, other expenses of $2,800 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $54,952.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $39,916 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Creighton University to $54,952 for out-of-state students.

Students at Creighton University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Creighton University was $5,648 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 14%.

Creighton University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Creighton University.

Creighton University has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 76% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 21% of students come from in-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Creighton University is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Creighton University to thrive in your studies.

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