Concordia University -- Chicago

River Forest, IL

Concordia University -- Chicago

River Forest, IL

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Tuition & Fees

$33,636

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
20%
500-599
55%
400-499
20%
300-399
0
700-800
2%
600-699
19%
500-599
60%
400-499
17%
300-399
0
30-36
10%
24-29
34%
18-23
48%
12-17
6%
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undergraduateRatios

42%

male

58%

female

1

teacher

12

students

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Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,361
Declined 1,137
Total Received 4,498
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Private

1,515

undergraduate students

4,617

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Concordia University--Chicago, founded in 1864, is a church-affiliated university. Its 40-acre campus is located in River Forest, 10 miles from Chicago.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 6,132
Established in 1864
Coeducational Coeducational

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40-acre campus in River Forest (population: 11,132), 10 miles from Chicago. Major airport, bus, and train serve Chicago. School operates transportation to airports and to bus and train stations before and after breaks.

  • Metropolitan area: Chicago
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: O'Hare International

Concordia University — Chicago
7400 Augusta Street
River Forest
60305-1499

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
38%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing

Top Organizations

  • Campus Ministry
  • College Life
  • Student Government Association
  • Campus Activities Board
  • Art Club

Top Events

  • Opening Service BBQ
  • Midnight Breakfast (fall and spring)
  • Homecoming Carnival
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • emergency call boxes

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
20%
500-599
55%
400-499
20%
300-399
0
700-800
2%
600-699
19%
500-599
60%
400-499
17%
300-399
0
30-36
10%
24-29
34%
18-23
48%
12-17
6%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.1

Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,361
Declined 1,137
Total Received 4,498

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
standardized test scores

Important

rigor of secondary school record

Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
interview
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

racial/ethnic status
class rank

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International Facts

Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

Tuition $32,660
Room & board $10,226
Additional fees $976
Books & supplies $1,200
Other fees $800
Total $45,862
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for children of alumni yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-country running
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Club Sports Men

Baseball, Ultimate frisbee

Club Sports Women

Softball, Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 3

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art Teacher Education
Art Therapy/Therapist
Art/Art Studies, General
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Broadcast Journalism
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Corporate Communications
Chemistry Teacher Education
Chemistry, General
Computer Teacher Education
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminology
Digital Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
English Language and Literature, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Fine and Studio Arts Management
General Studies
Geography
Geology/Earth Science, General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
History Teacher Education
History, General
Journalism
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Microbiology, General
Music Performance, General
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Natural Sciences
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Organizational Behavior Studies
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physical Sciences
Political Science and Government, General
Pre-Dentistry Studies
Pre-Law Studies
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Pre-Nursing Studies
Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
Psychology, General
Reading Teacher Education
Religion/Religious Studies
Religious Education
Religious/Sacred Music
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Theology/Theological Studies
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Internships
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Doctorial degree - other
  • Doctoral degree - professional
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

6,132

total students

71%

in-state

29%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

25%

1,515
students

Female
58%
883

Male
42%
632

75%

4,617
students

Female
68%
3,121

Male
32%
1,496

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

90%

1,376
students

Female
58%
793

Male
42%
583

10%

139
students

Female
65%
90

Male
35%
49

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 62%
Student 4 year graduation rate 35%
Student 5 year graduation rate 10%
Student 6 year graduation rate 1%

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
11%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
31%
Hispanic/Latino
46%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

95

Transfer students enrolled

2%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions no
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Interviews
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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