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About Creighton and Quick Facts

Creighton University is one of 28 Jesuit universities in the U.S. devoted to educating the whole person, with a spirit of service and leadership, academic excellence, and community. With more than 4,400 undergraduate and 4,300 graduate and professional students, Creighton offers a complex and sophisticated educational experience at a more personalized level. 

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Quick Facts:

  • Founded: 1878
  • Location: Omaha, Nebraska (Omaha metro population: 1 million+) 
  • Affiliations: Private Jesuit, Catholic university (one of 28 Jesuit universities in the United States); member of the BIG EAST conference
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1