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How hard is it to get into Concordia University-Irvine and can I get accepted? The school has a 71% acceptance rate ranking it #67 in California for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,639 out of 3,727 applicants were admitted making Concordia University-Irvine a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 62 percent. Concordia University Irvine typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Concordia University Irvine is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||990|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||610|
|SAT Composite 75th||1210|
|Average SAT Score||1100|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Concordia University Irvine?
Concordia University Irvine typically prefers applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. 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. The school ranks #45 in California for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 72 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1210 and Above||Good||>81%|
|1100 to 1210||Avg +||71%-81%|
|990 to 1100||Avg -||59%-71%|
|880 to 990||Reach||46%-59%|
|Less than 880||Low||<46%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||21|
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 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 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. The school ranks #50 in California for highest average ACT composite score. 43 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Concordia University Irvine.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>82%|
|21 to 25||Avg +||71%-82%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||61%-71%|
|15 to 18||Reach||50%-61%|
|Less than 15||Low||<50%|
What GPA do you need to get into Concordia University Irvine?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Concordia University-Irvine. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Concordia University Irvine was 3.42 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #48 in California for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Concordia University-Irvine accepts 71% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||20%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||19%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||22%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||15%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||N/A%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||11%||17%||13%|
The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on Jun 1, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Concordia University Irvine is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to Concordia University Irvine and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Considered but not required|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Considered but not required|
|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.
72% of students submit their SAT scores to Concordia University-Irvine. 43% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
71% of those who apply are granted admission to Concordia University-Irvine. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 990 and 1210. 72% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 25. 43% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.