Creighton at a Glance

Creighton at a Glance

Creighton University

  • Founded in 1878
  • One of 27 Jesuit colleges and universities in the U.S.
  • 9 colleges and schools (see below)
  • 115+ academic programs
  • 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • Total enrollment of 8,910
    • Undergraduate enrollment: 4,289
    • Professional school enrollment: 2,477
    • Graduate enrollment: 1,987

Indicators of Excellence

  • Ranked No. 1 in the Midwest for 2019 by U.S. News & World Report, 16 consecutive years
    • Also listed by U.S. News among only 90 schools nationally for undergraduate research
    • And among only 41 schools in the nation for internship opportunities available for students
  • The Princeton Review named Creighton one of the nation’s best-value institutions in its 2019 “Best Value Colleges: 200 Schools with Exceptional ROI for Your Tuition Investment”

Schools and Colleges (established date)

  • College of Arts and Sciences (1878)
  • School of Medicine (1892)
  • School of Law (1904)
  • School of Dentistry (1905)
  • School of Pharmacy and Health Professions (1905)
  • Heider College of Business (1920)
  • Graduate School (1926)
  • College of Nursing (4-year bachelor's degree program began 1958; college established 1971)
  • College of Professional Studies (1983, as University College)

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