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Concordia University-Chicago

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Rating

Private

Type

7,519

Students

$31,926

Tuition

75%

Acceptance

#753

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

River Forest, IL

7400 Augusta, River Forest, IL 60305-1499

Concordia University-Chicago is a mid-sized private institution located in River Forest, IL ranked 55thin Illinois. It has a total of 1,557 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 74.72% of applicants. Concordia University-Chicago offers 138 different majors and is best known for its commercial and advertising artand organizational behavior studies programs, which are respectively ranked 36th and 41st in the nation. With a tuition cost of $31,926 per year, Concordia University-Chicago is reasonably high-priced. 50.8% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $39,700 per year, which is 4% less than the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$32,880/Year
Above Average

Concordia University-Chicago

$32,880

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$45,476/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$25,269/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

75%Acceptance
Less Selective

Concordia University-Chicago

75%

National

69%
Sat

1010 - 1180

77% of students submit

Admissions Yield

10%

ACT

18 - 26

37% of students submit

Application Website

www.cuchicago.edu/apply

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$0

Students

1,557Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

385

Part-Time

0
Male

41%

In-state

83%

Female

59%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

15%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
20% Educational Leadership and Administration, General11% Business Administration and Management, General9% Curriculum and Instruction61% Others

20% Educational Leadership and Administration, General

11% Business Administration and Management, General

9% Curriculum and Instruction

61% Others

Educational Leadership and Administration, General

20%

374 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

11%

201 Graduates

Curriculum and Instruction

9%

167 Graduates

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

7%

128 Graduates

Educational Administration and Supervision, Other

6%

114 Graduates

Reading Teacher Education

5%

99 Graduates

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

3%

62 Graduates

Educational/Instructional Technology

3%

56 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors12:112:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

12

Number of Library Books

126,322

Academic Spend per Student

$7,110

Full-time Retention Rate

64%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$35,900/Year

Concordia University-Chicago

$35,900

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$35,900

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$39,700

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

50%