Creighton University's Jesuit values cultivate a tight knit community, which values well rounded students, who take rigorous classes, participate in extracurricular activities and volunteer both locally as well as internationally. I studied abroad for... Read More a semester in the Dominican Republic at Creighton's Institute for Latin American Concern (ILAC). Creighton's ILAC center provides opportunities for students to study (medicine, social justice, history, spanish) and live abroad on a short or long term basis. My experience at ILAC formed me into the woman that I am today and is the reason that I am pursuing my Masters in Social Work. Professors not only have strong academic credentials but also have extensive experience in their fields and genuine care for their students; Iam still regularly in contact with a handful of professors. I graduated from Creighton four years ago, but I still call it home.
Creighton University is a great choice for people who wish to return to school to complete their degree. The curriculum is challenging but the entire University staff and fellow classmates are very supportive. The online program allows me to balance work... Read More with school easily as I can complete the assignments at a time that is cohesive to my work and family's schedule. I am so happy that I returned to school and look forward to graduation ao that I can begin the Master's Program at Creighton.
As a career educator, I was somewhat reserved about participating in an online degree program; however, my experiences at Creighton were far and above more interactive and deeply personal than my three degrees earned in the traditional classroom from... Read More other private and public universities.