Concordia University Academic Life


The student-faculty ratio at Concordia University is 23:1, and the school has 57.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Concordia University include: Business Administration and Management, General; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Health/Health Care Administration/Management; Elementary Education and Teaching; and Sport and Fitness Administration/Management. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 70 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Sciences (biological or physical)
Humanities History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 23:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution


Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business Administration and Management, General 33%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 11%
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 10%
Elementary Education and Teaching 7%
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 6%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Doctorate - professional practice
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Service learning 57%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 31%
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 70% 8
4-year graduation rate 30%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data

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