Creative Center

Tel: 4028981000
118 students
Private, for profit

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School Highlights:
Creative Center serves 118 students
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 17%.
Creative Center is one of 9 community colleges within Douglas County, NE.
The nearest community college is Kaplan University-Omaha Campus (1.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Creative Center Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 118 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment
118 students
1,303 students
Creative Center Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
Creative Center Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Creative Center Hispanic (2008-2012)
% Black
Creative Center Black (2006-2012)
% White
Creative Center White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Creative Center sch ethnicity Creative Center sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.17 0.44
Creative Center Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $26,700 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $26,700 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $26,700 $5,845
Creative Center In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $26,700 $10,047
Creative Center Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 90%
Percent Admitted 74%
Creative Center Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Enrollment and Application Steps In order to enroll, students must have or be on track to receive their high school diploma or GED. In order to attend classes at the Creative Center, an official high school transcript or GED verification must be filed at the Creative Center. Home-schooled students must provide GED verification. Step 1: Interview and Enrollment To reserve a place at the Creative Center, you must visit the campus. When you visit the campus: 1. You will have a one-time personal interview with an Admissions Coordinator to determine your eligibility for enrollment. 2. You will tour the campus. NOTE: All applicants under the age of 24 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for the interview and tour. 3. You must complete an enrollment agreement and application form, and provide a $200 enrollment fee and $100 application fee. (The full $300 is refunded if for any reason you are not accepted.) NOTE: If accepted, the Application Fee is non-refundable, and the $200 Enrollment Fee will be applied to your tuition. 4. You and your parent(s)/guardian will meet with a Financial Aid Officer to provide preliminary information regarding your eligibility for federal financial aid. NOTE: At this time you must decide whether to enroll into the AOS or both the AOS and BFA programs. If you choose to enroll into the BFA program at a later date, an additional enrollment fee and the then-current tuition and fees will take effect, however, an application or portfolio will not be required. Step 2: Application Within 30 days after completing your application and providing payment of the Application and Enrollment Fees, before you can be accepted, you must submit the following four (4) items to the Creative Center: 1. Your Portfolio. 2. A one-page letter explaining why you wish to attend the Creative Center. 3. A letter of recommendation, preferably from your high school art teacher. 4. Your current high school transcript or GED results. (A final, official transcript will be required after you graduate from high school.) Note: Students who provide GED results may also be asked to provide an official high school transcript.

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For Omaha public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,284 per year for in-state students and $10,858 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,999 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Omaha is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Omaha community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Omaha is Herzing University Omaha. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.