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Creighton University Demographics & Diversity

Omaha, Nebraska

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Creighton University are mostly White with a smaller Asian population. The school has low racial diversity. 29% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Creighton University students
Race Percent of Students
White 71%
Black 2%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 10%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 3%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Medium

There are 44% more female students than male students enrolled at Creighton University with a gender ratio of 59% women to 41% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Creighton University has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Creighton University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 41%
Women 59%
Enrollment by gender for Creighton University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 3,653
Women 5,257

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very High

Creighton University serves a very high number of out-of-state students with 79% of the student body residing outside of Nebraska or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Creighton University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 21%
Out of State 76%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 1%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$68,443 per year

14% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
8,910
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 6.1%
Part time Undergrads 4.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=181002 IPEDS survey data for Creighton University.


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