CUT, CTX

Concordia University Texas

11400 Concordia University Dr, Austin, United States
All photos (10)
  • Total Documents
    215
  • Class Notes
    161
  • Textbook Notes
    45
  • Study Guides
    9
  • Currently Enrolled
    16
  • Previously Enrolled
    43

Overview of Concordia University Texas (CUT, CTX)

About this school

Concordia University Texas is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Founded in 1926 as Concordia Lutheran College, it became coeducational in 1955. It is a member of the Concordia University System, which has 10 colleges and universities across the U.S. Its 20-acre campus is located in Austin, 79 miles from San Antonio.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,567
    • Men:566 (36.1%)
    • Women:1,001 (63.9%)

Location

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Admission Information (CUT, CTX)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Concordia University Texas 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 not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
-
Mathematics
-
-
Science
-
-
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
-
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
11400 Concordia University Drive
City, State, Zip
Austin, TX  78726
Phone
(512) 313-4600
Fax
(512) 459-8517
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$25
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
August 1
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
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
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
83% of 853 applicants were admitted
Women
86% of 507 applicants were admitted
Men
80% of 346 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
410 (58%) of 712 admitted students enrolled
Women
246 (56%) of 436 admitted students enrolled
Men
164 (59%) of 276 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.30
375 And Above
17%
3.50 - 3.74
23%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
21%
2.00 - 2.49
4%

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
19-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
5%
• Score 24 - 29
24%
• Score 18 - 23
61%
• Score 12 - 17
10%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (CUT, CTX)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $29,260 (67.24890829694323%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,836 (22.606297402895887%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,274 (2.928062514364514%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,140 (7.216731785796369%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Concordia University Texas 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 February 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003557
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
260 (95.6%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
221 (85.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
221 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
34 (15.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$26,924
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 221 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,721
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 180 (81.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,436
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 30 (13.6%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
50 (18.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,450

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,127 (85.8%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,028 (91.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,021 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
159 (15.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$23,566
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 988 (96.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $18,127
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 754 (73.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,800
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 130 (12.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
217 (16.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,856

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$32,509
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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Junior Miss, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,716

Academics & Instruction (CUT, CTX)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


71

Part-Time Faculty


231

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


18%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 25% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 41% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 24% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 10% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 36% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 36% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 27% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# 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
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
25
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Concordia University Texas provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


61.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


23.3%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


32.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


35.0%

Programs & Majors (CUT, CTX)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (23)


  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Development
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religious Education
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, Other

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Education

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Education

Master's Programs of Study (1)


  • Education--General

    Campus Life (CUT, CTX)

    Location & Geography

    Population


    820,611

    Nearest Metropolitan Area


    385 acres

    Environment


    Urban environment

    Campus Size


    Austin

    Weather


    Temperature
    38.6 average low in January, 91.1 average high in September
    Rain
    85 rainy days per year

    Available Transportation


    Nearest Airport
    27 miles from campus in Austin
    Nearest Bus Station
    3 mile(s) from campus in Austin
    Nearest Train Station
    7 miles from campus in Austin

    Housing

    College Housing


    College offers housing to students

    Types of Housing


    Coed housing

    Students of College Housing


    13% of all students

    Housing Restrictions


    Freshmen are required to live on campus

    Freshman Housing Guarantee


    Freshmen are guaranteed housing

    Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


    87%

    Security

    24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


    Not available

    24-Hour Security Patrols


    Not available

    Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


    Available

    Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


    Available

    Personal Support Services

    Health Service


    Not offered

    Personal Counseling


    Offered

    Child Care


    Not offered

    Sports & Recreation

    School Athletics


    Athletic Conferences
    NCAA Division III
    Mascot
    Tornados
    School Colors
    Purple and gold

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


    FactorOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Cross-Country Running
    Golf
    Soccer
    Softball
    Track And Field
    Volleyball

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


    SportOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Cross-Country Running
    Golf
    Soccer
    Softball
    Track And Field
    Volleyball

    Recreational Sports


    Intramural Sports
    badminton, basketball, football, golf, racquetball, softball, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

    Student Activities

    Activities And Organizations


    Concordia University Texas offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, student government, business club (the executives), education club, student nursing association, student athlete advisory committee

    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


    1,192

    Undergraduates


    All Undergraduates
    1,567
    Women
    1,001
    Men
    566

    Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


    • 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
    • 3.1% Asian
    • 12.4% Black/African-American
    • 22.5% Hispanic/Latino
    • 0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
    • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
    • 48.5% White
    • 13.0% Unknown

    International Students


    0.5% from 2 countries

    Average Age


    26

    Number of Graduate Students


    937

    Student Resources (CUT, CTX)