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Concordia University, Wisconsin Data & Information Overview

178 awards Ranking Badges
Fair Price Value for Your Money
69% Acceptance Rate
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How Well Is Concordia University, Wisconsin Ranked?

#768 Best Colleges in Nation
#25 Best Colleges in WI
Music Therapy Highest Ranked Major

2024 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Concordia University, Wisconsin was awarded 178 badges in the 2024 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is music therapy.

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Overall Quality

Concordia University, Wisconsin is ranked #768 out of 2,217 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2024 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 46 colleges in Wisconsin, Concordia University, Wisconsin is ranked at #25.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Concordia University, Wisconsin?

69% Acceptance Rate
50% Of Accepted Are Women
0% Submit SAT Scores

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Concordia University, Wisconsin you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 69%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

Concordia University, Wisconsin received ACT scores from 55% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 26.

ACT Composite Scores for Concordia University, Wisconsin  ( 20 to 26 )

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Concordia University, Wisconsin Faculty

12 to 1 Student to Faculty
100% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Concordia University, Wisconsin, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 12 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Concordia University, Wisconsin is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Concordia University, Wisconsin

80% Freshmen Retention
48% On-Time Graduation Rate

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 80% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Concordia University, Wisconsin enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  80 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Concordia University, Wisconsin for first-time, full-time students is 48%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  48 out of 100

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Concordia University, Wisconsin Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,235 Full-Time Undergraduates
18.0% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
60.8% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,094 undergraduates at Concordia University, Wisconsin with 2,235 being full-time and 859 being part-time.

How Much Does Concordia University, Wisconsin Cost?

$22,996 Net Price
74% Take Out Loans
$29,736 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of Concordia University, Wisconsin is $22,996. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Concordia University, Wisconsin

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$17,665 $19,092 $22,710 $24,342 $26,027

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Concordia University, Wisconsin, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Concordia University, Wisconsin, approximately 74% of students took out student loans averaging $7,434 a year. That adds up to $29,736 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Concordia University, Wisconsin is 2.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Concordia University, Wisconsin Graduates Make?

$48,626 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Concordia University, Wisconsin make around $48,626 per year during the early years of their employment. That's great news for Concordia University, Wisconsin students since it is 14% more than the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year.


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Location of Concordia University, Wisconsin

Wisconsin State
2,235 Full-Time Undergraduates
Suburb Campus Setting
Concordia University, Wisconsin is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Mequon, Wisconsin. The suburban atmosphere of Mequon makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Contact details for Concordia University, Wisconsin are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, WI 53097-2402
Phone: 262-243-5700

Concordia University, Wisconsin Majors

67 Majors With Completions
560 Undergraduate Degrees
544 Graduate Degrees
During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 67 majors graduated from Concordia University, Wisconsin. Of these students, 560 received undergraduate degrees and 544 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 98 $60,865
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 58 NA
Marketing 41 $41,952
Teacher Education Grade Specific 26 $38,876
Finance & Financial Management 25 $51,257
Social Work 23 NA
General Biology 22 $22,524
Health & Physical Education 21 $29,518
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 19 $25,104
Accounting 19 $56,595

Learn more about the majors offered at Concordia University, Wisconsin along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Concordia University, Wisconsin

53% Take At Least One Class Online
28% Take All Classes Online

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2020-2021, 2,736 students took at least one online class at Concordia University, Wisconsin. This is a decrease from the 2,898 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2020-2021 2,736 1,472
2019-2020 2,898 1,508
2018-2019 2,242 1,328
2017-2018 2,285 1,442
2016-2017 2,611 1,647

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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