There is no university in the country like Creighton University in terms of size, the array of professional and graduate programs offered, and the strong commitment to Catholic and Jesuit ideals and values. Founded in 1878 and one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States, Creighton is a vibrant and diverse learning community. The University is located in Omaha, Neb.
Nationally recognized for providing a challenging and balanced educational experience, the University offers a rigorous academic agenda with a broad range of disciplines, providing more than 7,700 undergraduate, graduate and professional students with degree programs that emphasize education of the whole person -- academically, socially and spiritually.
Location: Omaha, Neb. (pop. 838,855 metro area) on a 130-acre campus adjacent to the downtown business district.
Affiliation: A Catholic, Jesuit University
Total Enrollment: More than 7,700 students from diverse backgrounds, faiths and races from across the United States and 40 countries.
Nine Schools and Colleges
College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Graduate School, and Schools of Dentistry, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Health Professions and University College.
Student-to-faculty ratio of 11-to-1.
More than 96 percent of our undergraduate students are employed, volunteering or attending graduate or professional school within eight months of graduation.