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Residency Match

Preparing You For Future Training.

Creighton graduates have a sound reputation among residency program directors throughout the country and secure top residencies at competitive sites. Ninety-nine percent of residency program directors say they are happy to have additional Creighton graduates in their programs.

Creighton faculty and our nationwide alumni base work closely with and mentor M4s to prepare them for a successful match.

2022 Residency Match Summary

Cheers and celebrations marked Match Day in Omaha and Phoenix as the School of Medicine matched 92% of its graduating students to their desired specialties. In all, 99% of graduates were accepted into residency programs, a figure Michael Kavan, PhD, associate dean for student affairs, says he is confident will soon be 100%.

  • 163 students participated in matching programs this year.
  • Students matched into 23 different specialties, the most popular being internal medicine (25 students), pediatrics (22 students) and emergency medicine (15 students).
  • Students matched in 30 states and DC. Tops states include California, Nebraska, Arizona, Missouri, Texas and Colorado.
  • Students matched at Creighton University, Omaha and Phoenix; Mayo School; Northwestern; Dartmouth; Children’s National; George Washington; Emory; UC-San Diego; Washington; Rush; Duke; and Johns Hopkins, among others across the United States.
I came to Creighton wanting to go into medicine for the science and service aspects. I will leave Creighton indebted for the lessons on service, justice and advocacy and with the mindset that medicine is truly a calling.
— Elizabeth Mause