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Colleges / Concordia University, Nebraska

Concordia University, Nebraska

Seward, NE 4-Year Private

About Concordia College

Concordia University, Nebraska is a private, religous school located in the small town setting of Seward, NE, less than an hour from Omaha.

Founded in 1894, the institution currently enrolls around 2,520 students a year, including 1,684 undergrads. The institution runs on a other academic calendar.

Concordia College's endowment was valued at $51,000,000 in 2021. For each full-time student, Concordia College spends about $6,285.

2021 Admissions Facts About Concordia College

Acceptance rate: 75%

Average GPA: 3.52

Mean ACT score: 23

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: August 1

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

Concordia College Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Concordia University, Nebraska. The acceptance rate at Concordia College is 75 percent.

The average high school GPA for a student at Concordia College is 3.52 out of 4.0. The mean ACT scores is 23.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Concordia College a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Concordia College, around 74 percent return for their sophomore year. Out of the 315 students who started at Concordia College as first-time freshman, 152 graduate within four years.

Around 67 percent of students who started at Concordia College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2021 was around $27,722 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Concordia College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Concordia College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

800 North Columbia Avenue Seward, NE 68434

Campus Setting: Small Town

Concordia College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Concordia College is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Concordia College is Aug 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Concordia College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

21 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

Good

21 to 26

Avg

21 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Concordia College is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Concordia College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Concordia College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

Not available

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Math SAT Range

440 - 550

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Reading SAT Range

480 - 550

Concordia College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$41,690

In State

$41,690

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$31,620
$31,620
Fees
$600
$600
Housing
$8,470
$8,470
Books
$1,000
$1,000

Student Life

Wondering what life at Concordia College is like? There are approximately 2,520 students enrolled at Concordia College, including 1,684 undergraduate students and 836 graduate students. 73% percent of students attend school full-time, 48% percent are from NE and 52% percent of students are from other states.

73%

Full Time

27%

Part Time

48%

In State

52%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,520

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

75%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$32,220

Out-of-State

$32,220

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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