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Creighton Recognized by Forbes, Kiplinger, The Princeton Review and the Center for World University Rankings

Creighton ArchFour academic ranking organizations have placed Creighton University among the nation’s top higher education institutions.

Kiplinger, The Princeton Review, the Center for World University Rankings and Forbes have all named Creighton to their lists of top colleges and universities for 2019 and 2020.

In separate announcements, the groups found the University excels in several areas, including research performance, academic quality and affordability.

On its list of 2019 Best College Values, Kiplinger ranks Creighton No. 150 out of 400 overall and No. 46 among private institutions. Editors at Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine evaluated more than 1,200 schools on the basis of SAT and ACT scores, admission and retention rates, graduation rates and other criteria. The schools are ranked according to cost and financial aid. Click here for more information.

The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) ranks Creighton No. 966 out of 20,000 schools worldwide. Nationally, the CWUR places the University at No. 212. Schools are ranked according to quality of education (number of alumni who have won major awards) and alumni employment (how many alumni have attained executive positions at top companies), along with quality of faculty and research performance. Click here for more information.

The Princeton Review has included Creighton in the 2020 edition of its annual guide, The Best 385 Colleges. The publication notes students feel “a strong sense of community” at the University and praises Creighton for its robust campus life and hardworking students inclined toward community service. Click here for more information.

Forbes magazine has rated Creighton No. 194 on its list of the nation’s top 650 colleges. The ranked schools were determined to deliver “the top academics, best experiences, career success and lowest debt.” In its entry for Creighton, the magazine notes the University provides many opportunities for financial support, including the Markoe First Generation Scholarship for first-generation college students. Click here for more information.

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