Concordia College at Moorhead Admissions

ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Tuition, Graduation Rate & More

Concordia College Moorhead
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Concordia College at Moorhead Admissions Overview:

Concordia College at Moorhead is not a selective school, admitting 65% of those who apply each year. To apply, students will need to submit scores from either the SAT or ACT, a completed application, and a high school transcript. Students interested in the school are encouraged to visit the campus, and to schedule a meeting with an admissions counselor.

Admissions Data (2016):

Concordia College at Moorhead Description:

Concordia College at Moorhead is a private liberal arts college affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The city of Moorhead is located right on Minnesota's western border and is part of the Fargo-Moorhead metropolitan area. Students at Concordia College can easily cross-register for classes at North Dakota State University and Minnesota State University at Moorhead. Concordia College ranks well among Midwest schools. The college has a particularly strong study abroad program, and in academics the biological and health sciences are extremely popular. Students can choose from 78 majors and 12 preprofessinal programs -- an impressive number for a school of Concordia's size. The school has a 13 to 1 student / faculty ratio. In athletics, the Concordia College Cobbers compete in the NCAA Division III Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC).

Enrollment (2016):

  • Total Enrollment: 2,132 (2,114 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 41% Male / 59% Female
  • 98% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17):

  • Tuition and Fees: $36,878
  • Books: $1,000 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $7,800
  • Other Expenses: $2,070
  • Total Cost: $47,748

Concordia College at Moorhead Financial Aid (2015 - 16):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 100%
    • Loans: 68%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $22,401
    • Loans: $9,955

Academic Programs:

  • Most Popular Majors: Accounting, Biology, Business Administration, Elementary Education, Nursing, Nutrition, Political Science, Spanish

Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 84%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 66%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 73%

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs:

  • Men's Sports: Football, Basketball, Tennis, Wrestling, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Track and Field, Cross Country, Soccer, Golf
  • Women's Sports: Softball, Volleyball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Ice Hockey, Basketball, Swimming and Diving, Track and Field

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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