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Concordia University-Irvine

Irvine, CA, USA
4.10 Average Rating

Affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, Concordia University Irvine is a school of liberal arts in southern California. CUI is home to five colleges and schools granting undergraduate degrees in 26 academic majors and 50 specializations. Additionally, the university offers a Q&I Core and Exploration program that pairs core liberal arts courses such as biology and theology or math and philosophy. In addition to classroom facilities, the CUI campus hosts a Marine Lab featuring a dozen aquariums and over 50 sea-dwelling species.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
77%
Out-Of-State Students
18%
0
100
65%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1029
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2018
Spring Regular Decision December 1, 2018
Other February 15, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
4,249
Total Number of Undergrads
1,853
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
47%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
56%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$25,094
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$32,130
Out-of-State Tuition
$32,130
0
100
61%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$14,131
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
34%
66%
Student Organizations
19
Size of Town
Major city
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Orange
Los Angeles
San Francisco
San Diego
Phoenix
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$44,300
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What Students Are Saying

4.10 Average Rating
concordia is an amazing university that shows genuine support to its students. the staff and the professors are extremely polite and help the students in any way they can. the campus is beautiful and it contains a wide range of resources and activities for all students.
Laura from Mission Viejo, CA
The MAIS program allows you to earn a Masters in one year while teaching in China. They combine intense language study with hands on field research. Fast paced, manageable and affordable.
Shawn from Tavernier, FL

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