Concordia College

901 8th St S, Moorhead, United States
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Overview of Concordia College

About this school

Concordia, founded in 1891, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 120-acre campus is located in a residential area of Moorhead.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,114
    • Men:876 (41.4%)
    • Women:1,238 (58.6%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Concordia College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
3
Science
-
3
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
901 South 8th Street
City, State, Zip
Moorhead, MN  56562
Phone
(218) 299-3004
Fax
(218) 299-3947
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$60
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
65% of 3,741 applicants were admitted
Women
67% of 2,217 applicants were admitted
Men
62% of 1,524 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
545 (22%) of 2,435 admitted students enrolled
Women
297 (20%) of 1,484 admitted students enrolled
Men
248 (26%) of 951 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.54
375 And Above
39%
3.50 - 3.74
22%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
11%
2.50 - 2.99
9%
2.00 - 2.49
3%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
26 average |22-28 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
13%
• Score 24 - 29
48%
• Score 18 - 23
37%
• Score 12 - 17
2%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $38,378 (78.79683810697054%)
  • Room & Board: - $8,040 (16.507545426547583%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (2.053177291859152%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $1,287 (2.6424391746227287%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Concordia College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002346
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
490 (89.7%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
412 (84.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
412 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
119 (28.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$30,121
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 405 (98.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,460
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 326 (79.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,195
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 86 (20.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
131 (24.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,461

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,726 (83.5%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,483 (85.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,476 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
320 (21.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
91%
Average Award
$29,701
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,449 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,228
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,224 (82.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,459
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 235 (15.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
534 (25.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,926

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
Not reported
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
International Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


167

Part-Time Faculty


79

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


57%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 20% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 39% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 33% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 6% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 17% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 42% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 31% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 8% of discussion sections/labs
  • 40-49 students: - 2% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
482,008

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
570
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Concordia College provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


84.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


69.6%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


73.3%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


74.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (58)


  • Accounting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language Teacher Education
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Journalism, Other
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Latin Teacher Education
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Scandinavian Studies
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Education, Biological/life sciences

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Education

Master's Programs of Study (2)


  • Education--General
  • Foreign Languages Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


39,398

Nearest Metropolitan Area


113 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
-2.2 average low in January, 71 average high in September
Rain
100 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
5 mile(s) from campus in Fargo, N.D.
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Moorhead
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Fargo, N.D.

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing

Students of College Housing


62% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


38%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
-
School Colors
Maroon and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Concordia College offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, campus entertainment commission, habitat for humanity, dance marathon, student government association, campus ministry commission

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,066

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,114
Women
1,238
Men
876

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.4% Asian
  • 1.8% Black/African-American
  • 2.1% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 86.8% White
  • 5.3% Unknown

International Students


3.5% from 26 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


18

Student Resources

Study resources