Concordia University Saint Paul: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Concordia University Saint Paul is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,020 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1893 and is one of the 15 schools located in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Concordia University Saint Paul is affiliated with Lutheran Church of Missouri Synod.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
59
At Concordia University Saint Paul you can obtain your several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Concordia University Saint Paul follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 59 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Education, Business, Marketing and Advertising, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
71%
The student retention rate at Concordia University Saint Paul is fair at 71% (close to Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Concordia University Saint Paul is pretty decent - 15:1. Read more about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,700
Average tuition price is very high - $29,700 per year.

Read the details about Concordia University Saint Paul additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
56%
As reported in recent government data, 1,106 applications were submitted and 621 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

Concordia University Saint Paul will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Concordia University Saint Paul is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Concordia University Saint Paul and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (651) 641-8278 or check Concordia University Saint Paul Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,800
Concordia University Saint Paul provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Concordia University Saint Paul, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Concordia University Saint Paul provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: nearly $3,800 a year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Concordia University Saint Paul. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Concordia University Saint Paul seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Concordia University Saint Paul Location and Maps



Post Address: Concordia University Saint Paul, 1282 Concordia Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55104-5494, USA
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