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Concordia College
Moorhead, MN
Concordia, founded in 1891, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 120-acre campus is located in a residential area of Moorhead.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 2,114
   Women 1,238 (58.6%)
   Men 876 (41.4%)
Graduate Students 18
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 65% of 3,741 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.54
SAT Math Not reported
SAT Critical Reading Not reported
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 26 average
22-28 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA   X    
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $47,758
  Tuition and Fees $36,878
  Room and Board $7,810
Average Percent of Need Met 91%
Average Freshman Award $29,404
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 171
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 22% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
Moorhead Population 39,398
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 96% of freshmen, 61% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.4% Asian
1.8% Black/African-American
2.1% Hispanic/Latino
1.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
86.8% White
5.3% Unknown
International Students 3.5% from 26 countries
First-Year Students Returning 84.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 69.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 82%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 24.0%