Concord University

Athens, WV, USA
3.72 Average Rating

Founded by an act of the state legislature in 1872, Concord University is a 4-year public school in Athens, West Virginia. Concord is home to three colleges that confer 12 bachelor’s degrees, as well as a Regents Bachelor of Arts Program designed specifically for adult learners returning to earn a college degree. In addition to academic facilities, the 125-acre campus is also home to the Wilkes Family Interfaith Chapel and Museum, an Autism Training Center College Program, and Greek Life houses. For students interested in online gaming, Concord fields an esports team, the first public college or university in the state to do so. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

0
100
90%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
83%
Out-Of-State Students
14%
80%
Submitting ACT
30%
Submitting SAT
Average ACT Composite: 20
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1038
0
1600
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,194
Total Number of Undergrads
1,853
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
69%
20-39 Students
27%
40-99 Students
2%
0
100
20%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
39%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$8,937
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$8,211
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$17,675
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$8,988
Books and Supplies
$1100

Aid & Grants

0
100
84%
Need Met
Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
49%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,690
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
49%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,608
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$2,155

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
47%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$6,720
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$11,825
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$195
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
42%
58%
Student Organizations
62
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
Yes
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

0
100
43%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Mountain Lion
School Colors
maroon and gray
Varsity Athletics Association
NCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Mountain East Conference

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Charleston
Roanoke
Washington
Johnson City
Charlotte
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
30%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$35,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.72 Average Rating
IT HAS A STRONG COMMITMENT FOR LEARNING SKILLS EVELOPMENT IN STUDENTS
IT HAS A STRONG BIOLOGY PROGRAMME
IT IS FREE FROM ANY DISTRACTIONS BECAUSE CAMPUS SURROUNDINGS ARE ACADEMIC
Frank from ATHENS, WV

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