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CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY, OMAHA, NEBRASKA

Omaha, NebraskaLOCATION
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Creighton University: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

Creighton University was founded 142 years ago. Established in 1878 and it is one of the Jesuit universities located in Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America. The university offers various programs through its 9 colleges. The student-faculty ratio of the university is 11:1.

Creighton University offers admissions in various undergraduate and graduate levels of study. Of the nine colleges of the university, four of them are for undergraduate courses and five are for the graduate as well as professional course of study. The college's recent endowment of $568.8 million. The annual expected salary of CU graduates is USD51,700.

Creighton University Highlights

Type of UniversityPrivate
Year of Establishment1878
Campus SettingUrban
Programs OfferedBachelors and Masters
Number of Colleges9
Student-Faculty Ratio11:1
Total Enrollment8,910

Creighton University Rankings

  • Ranked 69th in Best College for Veterans by US News Rankings 2020.
  • Ranked 63rd in Best Value Schools by US News Rankings 2020.
  • Ranked 104th in National Universities by US News Rankings 2020.
  • Ranked 23rd in Best Undergraduate Teaching by US News Rankings 2020.
  • Ranked 14th in Service Learning by US News Rankings 2020.
  • Ranked 21st in Co-ops/Internships by US News Rankings 2020.
  • Ranked 309th overall by QS World University Rankings 2020.

Creighton University Campus

Creighton University Campus

The CU has a campus size of 118 acres and around 200 clubs and organizations for students.

  • The college’s sports team Bluejays compete in NCAA Division I.
  • The geographic distribution of students on campus is 71% of White, 9% Asian, 8% Hispanic and rest from other regions.
  • It has a total enrollment of 8,910 students in Fall 2018 where 4,257 were full-time undergraduates and 2,828 were full-time graduates and the rest are part-time students.
  • In an undergraduate category there are 59% are females and 41% males in the campus.
  • The acceptance rate is 19.3% and the retention rate is around 89%
  • The success rate of the graduates is 98% out of which 62% gets employed and the rest goes for Higher studies or post graduate volunteering (2018 Undergraduate Outcome).

Residence Facilities at Creighton University 

There are nine residence halls on the campus of three different types: Suite style, Community style and Apartment style.

  • There are four different residence halls for the freshmen and sophomores along with a single Opus Hall for upperclassmen.
  • Students can work off campus as well as in-campus through the CU Institutional Employment program especially for International Students.

Programs offered at Creighton University 

Creighton University offers programs in more than 300 undergraduate, graduate and professional programs of study.

  • The popular courses in CU are Masters of Business Administration, Pharmacy, Occupational Therapist, Biology, Registered Nursing and Law.
  • The MBA program offers an on-campus and online study program.
  • The MBA graduates get 20% more salary than the other graduate programs in Creighton University.

Application Process

International students who want to seek admissions at the Creighton University can follow the below-mentioned application details:

  • Go through the list of courses and choose the one you wish to apply for. Check if you meet the minimum eligibility criteria.
  • You can either apply through Undergraduate Application or Graduate Application Form.
  • The application fee is 50 USD.
  • Submit the completed application form for admission before the deadline and the last date to apply for Fall term is April 1 and for Spring term it is November 1 for International students.
  • The test scores for international admission are as follows:
TestsScores
TOEFL88+
IELTS6.5+
SAT560+
ACT22+

Supporting Documents:

  • English language proficiency scores.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Proof of citizenship of a country of the list mentioned by official English Language Nations.
  • Scores of Standardized exams to study in the USA
  • Health Insurance
  • Immunization records as required by law.
  • Copy of Passport

Cost of Attendance

The total living expenses for a student either living in-campus or off-campus are 15,274 USD which includes health insurance, books and supplies, room and board and transportation charges.

ExpensesAcademic Year (Undergraduate)Academic Year (Graduate-MBA)Academic Year (Professional Program – Law)
Tuition and fees43,118 USD60,000 USD41,274 USD
Room and Board11,274 USD11,274 USD11,274 USD
Other*7,114 USD7,114 USD7,114 USD
Total61,506 USD78,388 USD59,662 USD

Other expenses include Health Insurance, transportation, books and supplies.

Scholarships & Financial Aid for International Students

CU offers multiple scholarships to the international students to afford their study in the USA on the basis of merit.

  • Around 99% of students receive financial aid and over 0.2 USD billion of aid given each year.
  • The amount of scholarship varies as per the need.
  • Application filled at the time of admission is considered for scholarship also.
  • G. Robert Muchmore Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship is merit-based for freshmen.
    • The Scholarship amount is 26,000 USD annually.
    • Top 3% of academic qualifications in the incoming freshmen will get the scholarship.
    • The renewal requirement is to maintain a 3.30 GPA minimum.
    • The application deadline is January 15.

Alumni Network

CU keeps on organizing annual alumni events such as reunions, basketball games, and events to engage with the new admissions on the campus.

The name of some notable TCU alumni Kyle Kover(Basketball Player), Joe Ricketts (Founder of TD Ameritrade), Mike Johanns (Former United States Senator), Paul Silas (Basketball Player) and Michael P. Anderson (Astronaut).

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Creighton University Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population10190
FAFSA Code002542
Application Cost$40
Accreditation NCA
Average Cost of Attendance$38,200 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFLCheck Detailed Score-80- -
Writing-20--
Listening-20--
Reading-20--
Speaking-20--
Undergraduate
SATCheck Detailed Score118010701290 23%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing580520640-
Mathematics600550650-
ACTCheck Detailed Score282530 88%
English282431-
Mathematics262428-

Creighton University Acceptance Rate

72.0%

Acceptance Rate

9727

Total Applicants

10190

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

43.7%

Male

56.3%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program72.0%
Total Applicants6425
Total Enrolled4626
Graduate
Graduate Programs72.0%
Total Applicants7728
Total Enrolled5564

Creighton University Enrollment

Enrollment
Creighton University Enrollment10190
Undergraduate Enrollment4626
Graduate Enrollment5564
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate71.5%

Attendance Cost

$38,200

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$38,200 / Year
Post Graduate Program$17,522 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$1,200 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$10,702 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$2,800 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$10,702 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$2,800 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$2,600 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$2,600 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Program Wise Accreditations
Law ProgramsAmerican Bar Association
Medicine ProgramsLiaison Committee on Medical Education
Nursing ProgramsCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Pharmacy ProgramsAccreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Physiotherapy ProgramsAmerican Physical Therapy Association
ProgramsAmerican Occupational Therapy Association
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Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
126838001468275
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    College rating

    based on 1 student ratings

    9.5/10

    10/10academic
    9/10infrastructure
    10/10placements
    9/10faculty
    10/10extracurricular
    9/10accommodation

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    Creighton University
    Current student , Batch : 2023
    9.5
    STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

    CHEERS TO THE WONDERFUL UNIVERSITY

    When I decided to study abroad, Creighton University was the only university in my bucket list. After applying two times in the university I finally got the admission. The number of laurels acquired by the university was the only reason to take admission in it.


    Course Curriculum - 

    Investment Analysis, Financial Statement Analysis, Advanced Managerial Finance are some of the topics that are included in the curriculum. It consists of 21 credits.

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    Council Bluffs Municipal Airport20.22 Km
    Offutt Air Force Base29.14 Km
    Eppley Airfield31.89 Km
    Shenandoah Municipal Airport45.96 Km
    Millard46.15 Km
    Atlantic Municipal Airport51.59 Km
    Nebraska City Municipal Airport65.82 Km
    Tekamah Municipal Airport85.02 Km
    Fremont Municipal Airport86.43 Km
    Scribner State Airport102.47 Km
    Lincoln Airport105.8 Km
    Sioux Gateway Airport154.69 Km
    Des Moines International Airport164.2 Km
    Kansas City International Airport218.59 Km
    Central Nebraska Regional Airport231.16 Km
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