Concordia College New York

Bronxville, NY

Concordia College New York, founded in 1881, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. It is a member of the Concordia University System, which has 10 colleges and universities across the U.S. Its 33-acre campus is located in Bronxville, 17 miles from New York City.

Website: www.concordia-ny.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,129
Undergraduate
Students
(74.1%) 837 Women
(25.9%) 292 Men
468
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
78% of 942 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.17
SAT Math
450-580 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
530 average
480-560 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-24 range of middle 50%
See more

Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$48,198
Tuition and Fees
$32,900
Room and Board
$12,690
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Freshman Award
$22,976
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,153
See more

Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
52
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 24% of classes
10-19 students: 38% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
See more

Campus Life

Bronxville Population
6,403
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
60% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Clippers
Sororities
15% of women participate
Fraternities
12% of men participate
See more

Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.1% Asian
18.4% Black/African-American
24.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
48.5% White
2.1% Unknown
International Students
10.4% from 31 countries
First-Year Students Returning
78.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
72%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
See more

Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

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

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English   4
Mathematics   3
Science   2
Foreign Language   2
Social Studies   2
History    
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some Not reported
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Accepted with or without essay component
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: Not used
ACT: Not used

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
171 White Plains Road
City, State, Zip
Bronxville, NY 10708-1998
Phone
(914) 337-9300 x2155
Fax
(914) 395-4500
E-mail
admission@concordia-ny.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$60
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 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
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Early Action Notification
December 15

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

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

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
78% of 942 applicants were admitted
Women
80% of 637 applicants were admitted
Men
75% of 305 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
738 admitted students enrolled
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
90% of 144 applicants were admitted
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.17
3.75 and Above
7%
3.50 - 3.74
11%
3.25 - 3.49
6%
3.00 - 3.24
17%
2.50 - 2.99
27%
2.00 - 2.49
29%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
450-580 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported
SAT EBRW
530 average
480-560 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
21 average
18-24 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
0%
Score of 24 - 29
19%
Score of 18 - 23
37%
Score of 12 - 17
41%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$48,198
Tuition and Fees
$32,900
Room and Board
$12,690
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$1,608
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
Not reported
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002709
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
109 (85.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
86 (78.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
86 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
14 (16.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$22,976
Need-Based Gift
Received by 80 (93.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,817
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 65 (75.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,197
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 12 (14.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
29 (22.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,963

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
533 (83.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
448 (84.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
447 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
89 (19.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$22,309
Need-Based Gift
Received by 417 (93.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,129
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 344 (77.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,200
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 56 (12.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
100 (15.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,170

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
74%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,153
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
22.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
25.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

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

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Education, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Not offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
  • Adult and Continuing Education Administration
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Ecology
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
  • History, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International/Global Studies
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematical Statistics and Probability
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Nursing Practice
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, General
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Religious Education
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
  • Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
52
Part-Time Faculty
96
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 24% of classes
10-19 students: 38% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 50% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 50% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
 
Sophomore Standing
Not reported

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Bronxville Population
6,403
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Campus Size
33 acres

Weather

Temperature
24.9 average low in January, 78.9 average high in September
Rain
119 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
7 mile(s) from campus in White Plains
Nearest Train Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Yonkers

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
60% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
40%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

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
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Clippers
School Colors
Blue and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf     x  
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf    
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x  
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, cheerleading, football, racquetball, sand volleyball, softball, squash, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, student government association, choral groups, campus christian ministries, international and afro/latin american club, yearbook and newspaper
Sororities
15% of women participate
Fraternities
12% of men participate
ROTC
 

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,129
Women
837 (74.1%)
Men
292 (25.9%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
1,024
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.1% Asian
18.4% Black/African-American
24.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
48.5% White
2.1% Unknown
International Students.
10.4% from 31 countries
Average Age
22
All Graduate Students
468

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
78.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
Not reported
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
46.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
72%
Average Starting Salary
72%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Business 3%
Theology 2%
Education 20%

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2019 Peterson's, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved."