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#23 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

Concordia University Chicago

River Forest, Illinois

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Overview

Student Population
6,491
Concordia University Chicago overview
Location River Forest, Illinois
Online cuchicago.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
Concordia University Chicago overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in River Forest, Illinois, Concordia University Chicago is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,786 prospective students applied, and 3,759 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 266 enrolled in the school.  1,625 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,866 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $32,660 plus fees of $976. Concordia University Chicago is ranked 535 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

Concordia University Chicago is rated within the lower 48% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Concordia University Chicago within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Moderate
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SAT 990/1180
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.1
Applications Accepted
78.5% 
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Applications Due Jun 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$32,660
Costs for Concordia University Chicago
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$976
Room and Board $10,226
Budget for Other Expenses$1,400
Total One Year Cost$46,462

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Concordia University Chicago students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 34%
Business 16%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%
Social Sciences 6%
Psychology 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=144351 IPEDS survey data for Concordia University Chicago.

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