Creighton University

Creighton Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the Creighton student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the U.S. See how Creighton University fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Creighton Student Population

How Many Students Attend Creighton University?

Creighton total enrollment is approximately 8,821 students.

4,325 are undergraduates and 2,903 are graduate students.

Creighton Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Creighton undergraduate population is made up of 58% women, and 42% men.

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Creighton Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,116
Asian 371
Hispanic 340
Multi-Ethnic 213
International 123
Black or African American 103
Unknown 31
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 13

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Creighton Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 60% of full-time grad students are women, and 40% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Creighton Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,066
Asian 308
Hispanic 180
Multi-Ethnic 108
International 98
Black or African American 95
Unknown 31
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

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High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Creighton achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #223 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  223 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  93.68 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does Creighton Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Creighton is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

24% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Creighton is ranked 1,997 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1997 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  47.32 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at Creighton is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

Creighton Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 6,393
Asian 735
Hispanic 632
Multi-Ethnic 364
Black or African American 283
International 234
Unknown 121
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 26

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Creighton University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,828
Asian 126
Black or African American 111
Multi-Ethnic 26
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Slightly Unbalanced Male/Female Ratio

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Creighton ranks 1,213 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1213 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  68.01 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 5,280 female students and 3,541 male students at Creighton.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Creighton is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  89.71 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 1,233 female teachers and 1,003 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 5% in Geographic Diversity
81.89% Out of State
3.39% Out of the Country

Creighton ranks 116 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

81.89% of Creighton students come from out of state, and 3.39% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  94 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 37 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Nebraska 180
Colorado 95
Illinois 92
Iowa 80
California 60

International Students at Creighton

Students from 59 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Saudi Arabia, and India.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
43.38% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  85.71 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Creighton, 43.38% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,979
20-21 1,775
22-24 1,594
25-29 1,407
35 and over 1,110
30-34 571
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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