• Avg. SAT Score
    1195
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $32,812
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    749
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, Nebraska 68178, United States
Website

About College of Business

The Creighton University College of Business is a Catholic and Jesuit business school committed to excellence in its undergraduate and graduate business programs. As a business school, we educate our students for business leadership in a dynamic, transformational and value centered learning environment. Our graduate business students are a highly motivated, diverse group of men and women seeking the skills required to be professional managers in the business environment. Our customized, evening MBA program is designed to offer either a general management education to students who are new to the study of business or a more advanced, specialized business education to students with a business degree and/or significant business experience. This customized program offers students the opportunity to develop a curriculum best suited to their backgrounds, skills and career goals.

Quick Stats

  • Selectivity
    77%
  • Yield
    24%
  • Job Offers
    87%
  • Average Salary
    $47,231
  • School Status
    Private
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1920

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Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
77% Creighton University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Secondary school record
  2. Class rank
  3. Character/personal abilities
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
5335% 5,335
77% 77
24% 24
77% School Selectivity
24% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • ACT
  • SAT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
1033% 1,033
77% 77
25% 25
77% Program Selectivity
25% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.0
  • Other transfer requirements
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 97
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? No
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

ConAgra Fooda 8
Top Employer
  • Union Pacific 4
  • Deloitte 4
  • Yahoo! 3
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
87% College of Business 78% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
72% 72
62% 61.74527272727272
72% Receive Offers
72% 72
59% 59.252482758620694
72% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
15% 15
16% 15.83261363636364
15% Receive Offers
15% 15
17% 16.796475409836066
15% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
8% 8
9% 9.05625
8% Receive Offers
8% 8
9% 9.484761904761905
8% Accept Offers
86% Graduates seeking full-time employment
14% Graduates not seeking employment
84% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • ConAgra Foods 27
  • Union Pacific 25
  • TD Ameritrade 6
  • First National Bank 3
  • Mutual of Omaha 3
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 88
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$45,058
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $32,812
  • Fees $1,518
  • Expenses $10,728
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$45,058
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $32,812
  • Fees $1,518
  • Expenses $10,728
61% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 22% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 17%
  • Merit 64%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://www.creighton.edu/financialaid
Scholarships
$5,911,653
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$6,183,914
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • College of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
28% 26
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
33% 19
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
0 College of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
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Business Program Classes
31% Less than 20 Students 0% More than 50 Students
69% 21 to 50 students
19 Average number of students in non-business required electives
60 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum
Degrees Offered
  • BSBA
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
62% 62
48% 48
Prominent Faculty
  • Robert Johnson

    Finance

  • Ernie Goss

    Economics

  • Bev Kracher

    Business Ethics

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    Internship for credit program. About 90% of our students do at least one internship.

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    Semester program in the Dominican Republic, Summer study trips, recently to South Africa and China. Many other opportunities available from the International Studies Office.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    There are a wealth of community service opportunities. Students go on Spring and Fall Break service trips. Accounting student participate in the VITA program. Leadership students participate in Community Assistance Teams and Youth Leadership Omaha.

Students

40% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 48% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1310 75th Percentile Score on SAT 29 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
72% 72
Not Reported
12% 12
Asian American
10% 10
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
11%
77%
0%
9%
2%
1%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
92% 92
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
8% 8
18 Average age of full-time students
90% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
69% 69
76% 76

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni
Alumni Donations
Average Gift Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Jayme Martin

    Nike, VP and GM, Global Categories

  • Mike Walter

    Founder & CEO Guggenheim Partners; Chairman, Los Angeles Dodgers

  • Ron Gartlan

    CEO, Godfathers Pizza