Concordia University Saint Paul: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Concordia University Saint Paul is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 4,380 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1893 and is one of the 13 schools located in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

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

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
68
Fair
At Concordia University Saint Paul you can obtain your several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Concordia University Saint Paul follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 68 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Occupational Therapy, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
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.

The student retention rate at Concordia University Saint Paul is fair at 70% (close to Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Concordia University Saint Paul is low - 49%.

Student to faculty ratio at Concordia University Saint Paul is decent, 16:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,800
High
Average tuition price is high - $20,800 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
55%
According to recent data, 1,483 applications were submitted and 822 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This college 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) for 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 receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling 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
Medium
Concordia University Saint Paul offers 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+
Dicey
Concordia University Saint Paul offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 500 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $3,800 annually.

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 information, Concordia University Saint Paul appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Concordia University Saint Paul Location and Maps



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