If you are thinking about applying to Concordia College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
The following is an overiew of some of Concordia College's admissions stats.
|Concordia College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||19.48%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||3%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||87%|
These are the application deadlines for Concordia College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Concordia College does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Concordia College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
What does Concordia College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with Concordia College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Concordia College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Concordia College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Other Requirements||√||√||Test scores ACT/SAT|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Concordia College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 75% submitted a class rank. At Concordia College 19.48% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 50% were in the top 25% and 80.51% were in the top 50%.
At Concordia College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Concordia College directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Concordia College considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Concordia College has a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2020, 3% of Concordia College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 87% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Concordia College applicants, you should aim to score between 1023 and 1270 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Concordia College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1270 and 25% of scored lower than 1023, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Concordia College students scored 698 or higher and 75% of students scored 478 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Concordia College students scored 645 or higher, and 75% scored a 478 or higher.
To be most competitive at Concordia College, you should strive to earn between 21 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Concordia College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Concordia College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Concordia College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Concordia College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Concordia College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Concordia College.
Does Concordia College accept transfer credits?
✅ Concordia College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Concordia College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does Concordia College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Concordia College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Concordia College?
❌ No, Concordia College is test optional, so you can make the call whether or not to send your standardized test scores. If you have higher than average scores, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is Concordia College's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Concordia College is 68%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Concordia College?
❌ Concordia College does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Concordia College? Concordia College is a somewhat selective institution. The Concordia College acceptance rate is 68%. This means that the institution accepts 68 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Concordia College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Concordia College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
27 and Above
21 to 27
21 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Concordia College is 26. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Concordia College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 27 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.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Concordia College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.58. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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