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Creighton University

Creighton University seal
Latin: Creightoniana Universitas

Established 1878
Type Private
Religious affiliation Jesuit-Catholic
Endowment $425 million[1]
President John P. Schlegel, S.J.
Faculty 667
Students 6,716
Location Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Campus 108 acres
Colors White & Blue
Nickname Bluejays
Mascot Billy Bluejay
Website http://www.creighton.edu/

Coordinates: 41°15′53.22″N, 95°56′59.40″W Creighton University is a Jesuit, Catholic university located in Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America. The university was founded as Creighton College in 1878 through a gift from Mary Lucretia Creighton who stipulated in her will that a school be established in memory of her husband, prominent Omaha businessman Edward Creighton.[2] Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... For other uses, see Latin (disambiguation). ... The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... 1878 (MDCCCLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Various Religious symbols, including (first row) Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Bahai, (second row) Islamic, tribal, Taoist, Shinto (third row) Buddhist, Sikh, Hindu, Jain, (fourth row) Ayyavazhi, Triple Goddess, Maltese cross, pre-Christian Slavonic Religion is the adherence to codified beliefs and rituals that generally involve a faith in a spiritual... The Society of Jesus (Latin: Societas Iesu), commonly known as the Jesuits, is a Roman Catholic religious order. ... A financial endowment is a transfer of money or property donated to an institution, with the stipulation that it be invested, and the principal remain intact. ... University President is the title of the highest ranking officer within a university, within university systems that prefer that appellation over other variations such as Chancellor or rector. ... The Society of Jesus — also known by its Latin name Societas Iesu or its English variant Jesuit Order — is a religious order of the Roman Catholic Church in direct service to the Pope. ... A faculty is a division within a university. ... Alternate uses: Student (disambiguation) Etymologically derived through Middle English from the Latin second-type conjugation verb stŭdērĕ, which means to study, a student is one who studies. ... “Omaha” redirects here. ... Official language(s) English Capital Lincoln Largest city Omaha Largest metro area Omaha Area  Ranked 16th  - Total 77,421 sq mi (200,520 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 0. ... School colors are the colors chosen by a school to represent it on uniforms and other items of identification. ... The athletic nickname, or equivalently athletic moniker, of a university or college within the United States of America is the name officially adopted by that institution for at least the members of its athletic teams. ... Binomial name Cyanocitta cristata Linnaeus, 1758 The Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) is a North American jay, a handsome bird with predominantly lavender-blue to mid-blue feathering from the top of the head to midway down the back. ... Millie, once mascot of the City of Brampton, is now the Brampton Arts Councils representative. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... The Society of Jesus (Latin: Societas Iesu), commonly known as the Jesuits, is a Roman Catholic religious order. ... “Omaha” redirects here. ... Official language(s) English Capital Lincoln Largest city Omaha Largest metro area Omaha Area  Ranked 16th  - Total 77,421 sq mi (200,520 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 0. ... Mary Lucretia Creighton (February 3, 1834 - January 23, 1876) was born Mary Lucretia Wareham in Dayton, Ohio. ... Edward Creighton (August 31, 1820 – November 5, 1874) was a prominent businessman in the early history of Omaha, Nebraska. ...


Sitting on a 108-acre campus just outside Omaha's downtown business district in the Near North Side neighborhood, the University currently enrolls about 6,800 students. Creighton is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The current president is the Rev. John P. Schlegel. The Near North Side of Omaha, Nebraska is the neighborhood immediately north of downtown. ... The Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities or AJCU is an American voluntary service organization based in Washington, D.C. whose mission is to serve its member institutions, the 28 colleges and universities in the United States administered by the Society of Jesus. ...

Contents

Academics

Undergraduate Class Sizes[3]
# Students # Classes
2-9 157
10-19 207
20-29 248
30-39 154
40-49 40
50-99 43
100+ 2

The current schools and colleges at Creighton are:

In the Fall semester 2006 the student to faculty ratio for all undergraduate programs was 12 to 1. Creighton is a nationally known university, which is consistently ranked #1 in the Universities-Master's (Midwest) category, according to U.S. News and World Report. Creighton is also ranked one of the best 366 colleges in the country, according to The Princeton Review. In addition, the university frequently sends students to Ivy League graduate programs. In 2006, PC Magazine ranked Creighton as the 5th most "wired" campus in the country. Saint Joseph Hospital at Creighton University Medical Center (CUMC) is a hospital located in north Omaha, Nebraska, USA. It is currently operated by Tenet Healthcare but owned by Creighton University. ... Saint Joseph Hospital at Creighton University Medical Center (CUMC) is a hospital located in north Omaha, Nebraska, USA. It is currently operated by Tenet Healthcare but owned by Creighton University. ... Saint Joseph Hospital at Creighton University Medical Center (CUMC) is a hospital located in north Omaha, Nebraska, USA. It is currently operated by Tenet Healthcare but owned by Creighton University. ... Saint Joseph Hospital at Creighton University Medical Center (CUMC) is a hospital located in north Omaha, Nebraska, USA. It is currently operated by Tenet Healthcare but owned by Creighton University. ... U.S. News & World Report is a weekly newsmagazine. ... The Princeton Review (TPR) is a for-profit American educational preparation company. ... For other uses, see Ivy League (disambiguation). ... PC Magazine (or PC Mag) is a computer magazine published biweekly (except in January and July) both in print and online. ...


The various Colleges of Creighton have hosted a variety of guest speakers including Warren Buffett, Bill Rancic, Joe Moglia, Jerry Jurgensen, Fr. Hans Kolvenbach, S.J., Ralph Nader, Jon Heder, Justice Clarence Thomas, Archbishop J. Michael Miller, Tim Russert, Bob Newhart, as well as various ambassadors and dignitaries. Warren Edward Buffett (b. ... William Bill Rancic (born May 16, 1971) is an American entrepreneur who was the first candidate hired on national television by The Trump Organization at the conclusion of the first season of Donald Trumps reality business show, The Apprentice. ... Joe Moglia is the current CEO of TD Ameritrade, the biggest online discount brokerage firm in the world. ... Peter Hans Kolvenbach, current Superior-General of the Catholic order or the Jesuits, in Goa, India, Nov 9, 2006. ... Ralph Nader (born February 27, 1934) is an American attorney and political activist in the areas of consumer rights, humanitarianism, environmentalism and democratic government. ... Jonathan Joseph Heder (born October 26, 1977)[1] is an American actor and filmmaker. ... Clarence Thomas (born June 23, 1948) is an American jurist and has been an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States since 1991. ... The Most Reverend John Michael Miller (born July 9, 1946 in Ottawa, Canada), commonly referred to as J. Michael Miller, is the current Roman Catholic archbishop of Vertara and the Secretary of the Congregation for Catholic Education for the Roman Catholic Church. ... Timothy John Russert, Jr. ... George Robert Bob Newhart (born September 5, 1929 in Oak Park, Illinois) is an American stand-up comedian and actor. ...


Creighton is known as a solid natural science school because of its Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Emergency Medical Services, and Nursing. Moreover, the entire College of Arts and Sciences has been highly acclaimed and noted nationally and internationally for academic integrity, academic excellence, and scholarly publications from faculty members.


The Creighton School of Dentistry is nationally acclaimed and was ranked #4 in the nation in 2006 by The Gourman Report and offers one of the best clinical faculty of any dental school in the nation.


Creighton's Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, and Occupational Therapy programs are six years long, offering students the opportunity to graduate with both a doctorate in their specialized field and a Bachelor of Science degree.


The teaching hospital, Creighton University Medical Center, is where the Colleges of Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Careers and Dentistry students put what they learn into action.


Athletics

Main article: Creighton Bluejays

Creighton competes in NCAA Division I athletics, competing in the Missouri Valley Conference. Nicknamed the Bluejays (or Jays), Creighton fields 14 teams in eight sports. The Creighton Bluejays, or Jays, are the athletic teams of Creighton University, a Jesuit/Catholic University located in Omaha, Nebraska. ... The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often pronounced N-C-Double-A or N-C-Two-A ) is a voluntary association of about 1,200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletic programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... Division I (or DI) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States. ... Former Missouri Valley Conference logo The Missouri Valley Conference (also called MVC or simply The Valley) is a college athletic conference whose members are located in the midwestern United States. ...


The men's basketball team is the most popular of all of Creighton's athletic programs, having gone to the NCAA basketball tournament seven of the last nine years (1999-2003, 2005, 2007; they went to the National Invitation Tournament in 2004 and 2006). The Creighton Bluejays men's basketball team averages the highest attendance in the MVC. Creighton's men's basketball team also plays all home games at the new Qwest Center Omaha. They are coached by Dana Altman. The NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship is held each spring featuring 65 of the top college basketball teams in the United States. ... This article is about the year. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... The National Invitation Tournament (NIT) is a mens college basketball tournament operated by the National Collegiate Athletic Association. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Former Missouri Valley Conference logo The Missouri Valley Conference (also called MVC or simply The Valley) is a college athletic conference whose members are located in the midwestern United States. ... Qwest Center Omaha is an arena and convention center facility in Omaha, Nebraska. ... Dana Altman (born on June 16, 1958 in Crete, Nebraska) is currently the head coach of the Creighton Bluejays mens basketball team. ...


The men's soccer team has gone to the NCAA Tournament every year for the last 14 years with three appearances in the Final Four and one appearance in the National Championship Match. Creighton, until 2006, was the only school in the NCAA to have at least one player selected in each of the 10 MLS Drafts since 1996 and twenty-nine former Bluejays have played professionally since 1990. The women's soccer team has competed in the NCAA Tournament in three of the last four years. The Creighton men's and women's soccer teams play their home games on-campus at Morrison Stadium. The NCAA began conducting a mens soccer national championship tournament in 1959 with an eight-team tournament. ... This article lists NCAA Mens soccer championships. ... Michael G. Morrison, S.J., Stadium is a 6,000-capacity soccer-specific stadium located in Omaha, Nebraska. ...


Creighton's baseball team has one appearance in the NCAA College World Series (1991), which is played in Omaha's Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium. Additionally, Creighton serves as the annual host institution of this event.[1] The College World Series is the tournament which determines the NCAA Division I collegiate baseball champion. ... Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium is a baseball stadium which was built in 1948 in Omaha, Nebraska; it serves as the home of both the minor league Omaha Royals and the annual NCAA Division I College World Series. ...


To complement Creighton's strong athletics program, Creighton also has a large intramural program. With over 130 basketball teams and 100 football teams, a large portion of the student body participates in the intramurals each year. Intramural sports include football, basketball, softball, soccer, and many more.


During the span from 1998 to 2001 Creighton was one of only three schools in the nation to send a team to the NCAA tournaments in Soccer, Basketball, and Baseball. The other two schools were Stanford University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


Demographics

Creighton's total enrollment is about 6,800, with 3,888 undergraduates. The enrollment is about 46% male and 54% female. About 56% of the students are from outside of Nebraska. Of the student body 83% is Caucasian, 7% is Asian American, 1% African American, 3% Hispanic/Latino, and 1% Native American. Out of the school's freshman class, 80% graduate in 4 years, and 85% graduate in 6 years*. For the peoples actually from the Caucasus, see Peoples of the Caucasus. ... An Asian American is a person of Asian ancestry or origin who was born in or is an immigrant to the United States. ... An African American (also Afro-American, Black American, or simply black) is a member of an ethnic group in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Africa. ... Hispanic flag, not widely used. ... For the Brazilian pop singer, see Latino (singer). ... This article is about the people indigenous to the United States. ...


Notable alumni

Academics

Law and politics

Mike Boyle, born Los Angeles, California on January 19, 1944, is a former mayor of Omaha, Nebraska and is a current member of the Douglas County Board of Commissioners. ... “Omaha” redirects here. ... John Joseph Cavanaugh III (b. ... Type Bicameral Speaker of the House of Representatives House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi, (D) since January 4, 2007 Steny Hoyer, (D) since January 4, 2007 House Minority Leader John Boehner, (R) since January 4, 2007 Members 435 plus 4 Delegates and 1 Resident Commissioner Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party... Official language(s) English Capital Lincoln Largest city Omaha Largest metro area Omaha Area  Ranked 16th  - Total 77,421 sq mi (200,520 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 0. ... Barbara Lynn Cubin (born November 30, 1946) is an American politician. ... Type Bicameral Speaker of the House of Representatives House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi, (D) since January 4, 2007 Steny Hoyer, (D) since January 4, 2007 House Minority Leader John Boehner, (R) since January 4, 2007 Members 435 plus 4 Delegates and 1 Resident Commissioner Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ... Justice Robert E. Davis Robert E. Davis is a Kansas Supreme Court Justice. ... The Kansas Supreme Court is the highest judicial authority in the state of Kansas. ... Mike Fahey, 49th Mayor of Omaha, Nebraska Michael Gahan Mike Fahey, born December 20, 1943 in Kansas City, Missouri in the United States, took office as the 49th and current mayor of Omaha, Nebraska on June 11, 2001. ... Michael Mike Friend is a Nebraska state senator from Omaha, Nebraska in the Nebraska Legislature and a writer/editor for the First National Bank of Omaha. ... The Nebraska Legislature is the U.S. state of Nebraskas legislative branch. ... Michael Owen Johanns (born June 18, 1950 in Osage, Iowa) is an American Republican politician. ... List of Nebraska Governors David Butler Republican 1867-1871 William H. James Republican 1871-1873 Robert Wilkinson Furnas Republican 1873-1875 Silas Garber Republican 1875-1879 Albinus Nance Republican 1879-1883 James W. Dawes Republican 1883-1887 John Milton Thayer Republican 1887-1892 James E. Boyd Democratic 1892-1893 Lorenzo... The United States Secretary of Agriculture is the head of the United States Department of Agriculture concerned with land and food as well as agriculture and rural development. ... George Wells Parker (September 18, 1882 - 1931) was an African American political activist who co-founded the Hamitic League of the World. ... 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Lee Raymond Terry (born January 29, 1962) has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1999, representing the Omaha-area Second Congressional District. ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... Official language(s) English Capital Lincoln Largest city Omaha Largest metro area Omaha Area  Ranked 16th  - Total 77,421 sq mi (200,520 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 0. ... Virginia Lamp Thomas (born February 23, 1941) is the wife of United States Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, and a consultant at the conservative public policy Washington, D.C. based research institute, the Heritage Foundation. ... For other uses, see White House (disambiguation). ... The Heritage Foundation is one of the most prominent conservative think tanks in the United States. ... 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Authors and entertainers

Todd Fink (born Todd Baechle, pronounced BECK-lee) from Omaha, Nebraska is the lead singer of the band The Faint. ... The Faint is an indie rock/synth pop band. ... Matt Maginn is a musician from Omaha, Nebraska. ... Cursive is an indie rock band from Omaha, Nebraska, on Saddle Creek Records. ... Ron Hansen (born December 8, 1947) is an American novelist, essayist, and professor. ... Jimmy Murphy James Edward Murphy, Jr. ... Toots and Casper was a long-run family comic strip by Jimmy Murphy. ...

Others

Michael P. Anderson Michael Phillip Anderson (December 25, 1959 – February 1, 2003) was a Lieutenant Colonel (USAF), a NASA astronaut and the Space Shuttle payload commander of STS-107 (Columbia) who was killed when the craft disintegrated after reentry into the Earths atmosphere. ... This article is about the American space agency. ... Astronaut Bruce McCandless II using a manned maneuvering unit outside the U.S. Space Shuttle Challenger in 1984. ... For further information about Columbias mission and crew, see STS-107. ... Cardinal George is the current Archbishop of Chicago. ... Holy Name Cathedral is the motherchurch of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago. ... The wave shape (known as the dynamic ribbon device) present on all Coca-Cola cans throughout the world derives from the contour of the original Coca-Cola bottles. ... J. Joseph Ricketts is the founder and chairman of Ameritrade, a large online discount brokerage based in Omaha, Nebraska. ... TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation is the owner of Ameritrade Inc. ... The Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company is based in Omaha, Nebraska. ... Mary Alice Williams is a former co-anchor of NBCs Weekend Today and a former anchor on CNN. While at CNN, she co-hosted Inside Politics with Bernard Shaw. ... This article is about the television network. ... The Cable News Network, commonly known as CNN, is a major cable television network founded in 1980 by Ted Turner. ...

Athletics

Basketball

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Baseball

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Soccer

Ryan Junge (born September 7, 1984 in Omaha, Nebraska) is an American soccer player who currently plays defender for the Columbus Crew of Major League Soccer. ... Year founded 1994 League Major League Soccer Nickname The Crew, Americas Hardest Working Team Stadium Columbus Crew Stadium Columbus, OH Coach Sigi Schmid Owner Clark Hunt First Game Columbus Crew 4–0 D.C. United (Ohio Stadium; April 13, 1996) Largest Win Columbus Crew 6–1 New England Revolution... Michael Kraus (born September 10, 1984 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American soccer player who currently plays midfielder-forward for the Kansas City Wizards of Major League Soccer. ... Year founded 1995 League Major League Soccer Nickname Wizards Stadium Arrowhead Stadium Kansas City, MO Coach Curt Onalfo Owner OnGoal, LLC. First Game Kansas City Wiz 3–0 Colorado Rapids (Arrowhead Stadium; April 13, 1996) Largest Win Kansas City Wizards 6–0 MetroStars (Arrowhead Stadium; June 20, 1999) Worst Defeat... Brian Mullan (born April 23, 1978 in Mineola, New York) is an American soccer player, who currently plays right midfield for Houston Dynamo of Major League Soccer. ... Houston Dynamos may refer to: Houston Dynamo, a professional soccer club based in Houston, Texas that plays in Major League Soccer. ... Richard eight euro for a sandwich Mulrooney Born and raised in the back of a fried chicken outlet in Toronto Canada, Richard is currently residing in the tranquil surroundings of Belgrove Student Res, UCD, Ireland. ... Houston Dynamos may refer to: Houston Dynamo, a professional soccer club based in Houston, Texas that plays in Major League Soccer. ... David Wagenfuhr (born June 22, 1982) is an American soccer player, who currently plays defender for F.C. Dallas of Major League Soccer. ... Year founded 1996 as Dallas Burn League Major League Soccer Nickname FCD, Hoops, Toros, Red Stripes Stadium Pizza Hut Park Frisco, TX Coach Steve Morrow Owner Clark Hunt First Game Dallas Burn 0–0 San Jose Clash (Cotton Bowl; April 14, 1996) Largest Win Dallas Burn 5–0 Kansas City... Ross Paule (born April 4, 1976 in Memphis, Tennessee), is an American soccer midfielder, who currently plays for the Columbus Crew of Major League Soccer. ... Johnny Torres (born April 24, 1976) is a Colombian-American soccer player. ... 2004 Hermann Trophy winner Danny ORourke playing for the Indiana Hoosiers in 2004 The Hermann Trophy is awarded annually by the lesbians to the United Statess top male and female college soccer players. ... Julian Nash (born March 1, 1983) is an American soccer player, who currently plays forward for Houston Dynamo in Major League Soccer. ...

External links

Creighton University Observatory is located on the Creighton University campus in Omaha, Nebraska. ...

See also

Education in North Omaha, Nebraska is provided by numerous public and private schools. ... Edward Creighton (August 31, 1820 – November 5, 1874) was a prominent businessman in the early history of Omaha, Nebraska. ... Mary Lucretia Creighton (February 3, 1834 - January 23, 1876) was born Mary Lucretia Wareham in Dayton, Ohio. ...

Sources

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