Concordia University-Irvine Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Concordia University Irvine
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Concordia University-Irvine? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 1,855 out of 3,135 applicants or 59% were admitted making Concordia University-Irvine a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.


SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Concordia University Irvine
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 500
SAT Composite 25th 990
SAT Scores for Concordia University Irvine
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1210
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Concordia University Irvine?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 72 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Concordia University Irvine admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1210 and Above Good >71%
1100 to 1210 Avg + 59%-71%
990 to 1100 Avg - 46%-59%
880 to 990 Reach 33%-46%
Less than 880 Low <33%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Concordia University Irvine
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Concordia University Irvine
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 26
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 25
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Concordia University-Irvine?

Admission data indicates that Concordia University-Irvine regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. 48 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Concordia University Irvine.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Concordia University Irvine admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >73%
22 to 25 Avg + 59%-73%
20 to 22 Avg - 48%-59%
18 to 20 Reach 38%-48%
Less than 18 Low <38%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Concordia University Irvine has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Concordia University Irvine admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,094 1,041 3,135
Accepted 1,306 549 1,855
Acceptance Rate 62% 53% 59%
Enrolled 224 110 334
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 20% 18%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Concordia University Irvine and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Concordia University Irvine Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Concordia University Irvine
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=112075 IPEDS survey data for Concordia University Irvine.