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Concordia is a church-affiliated university. Founded in 1972, its name changed from Christ College Irvine in 1993. Its 70-acre campus is located 50 miles south of Los Angeles, on a plateau overlooking Orange County.

Website: www.cui.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,808
Undergraduate
Students
(61.8%) 1,118 Women
(38.2%) 690 Men
2,374
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
62% of 3,995 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.54
SAT Math
510-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
566 average
520-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
20-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$48,610
Tuition and Fees
$36,740
Room and Board
$11,870
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Freshman Award
$27,060
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$31,516
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
111
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 29% of classes
20-29 students: 33% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Irvine Population
229,985
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Los Angeles
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
47% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Eagles
Sororities
60% of women participate
Fraternities
40% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
8.7% Asian
5.1% Black/African-American
25.2% Hispanic/Latino
8.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
51.6% White
0.4% Unknown
International Students
5.0% from 32 countries
First-Year Students Returning
77.7%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
58.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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