About Creighton Nursing

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Creighton School of Nursing About page information

Creighton University College of Nursing has a national reputation for providing excellent nursing education, a commitment to service, and being at the forefront of the ever-changing field of nursing. Whether you are interested in career advancement, diversifying your skills or simply taking the next step in your education, Creighton can help you get there. We offer programs at the baccalaureate (BSN), master’s (MSN) and doctoral (DNP) degree levels. We also offer a variety of post-graduate APRN certificates.  

At Creighton’s College of Nursing, you will:

  • Develop a holistic, personal, socially responsible approach to health care grounded in the Jesuit values.
  • Gain the knowledge, skills and lifelong learning to practice in diverse clinical settings as a partner in health care delivery, a shaper of health policy and a leader in the health care industry.
  • Be surrounded by impressive faculty and classmates.

College of Nursing By the Numbers:

current enrollment for College of Nursing, Creighton University, 1,163 enrolled, 738 undergraduates, 425 master's and doctoral students, 63 part-time and full-time faculty

100% grads employed, attending graduate or professional school, or participating in a postgraduate service program within six months of graduation


The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing practice program, and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Creighton University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Site Visit March 24-26, 2021

Creighton University’s College of Nursing will host its 10-year Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) site visit from March 24-26, 2021.The 2021 visit will be a virtual site visit. 
In accordance with CCNE’s Procedures for Accreditation, the College of Nursing invites Creighton University College of Nursing students, faculty, and staff to submit, in writing, third party comments concerning the College of Nursing’s qualifications for accreditation of its Undergraduate, Graduate, and Post-Graduate Certificate Programs. Should you wish to refer to the CCNE Standards for Accreditation located on the CCNE website.

Please note that any third-party comments are only shared with members of the CCNE evaluation team. These comments are not shared with the College of Nursing, the Accreditation Review Committee, or the CCNE Board.

If you would like to submit a third-party comment for a program currently under review, please submit to thirdpartycomments [at] ccneaccreditation [dot] org.  Comments will be accepted by CCNE through March 3, 2021.

If you prefer to mail comments, please use the following address:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001

If you have any questions about this process, please contact CCNE staff at 202.887.6791 x268.