Concordia University-Portland

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Concordia University-Portland can be found in Portland, OR, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,300 students enrolled per year at Concordia University-Portland.

Students can report either the ACT or SAT scores at this school. A score in the range of 890 - 1100 on the SAT exam, or 18 - 24 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. We were able to estimate the Concordia University-Portland average GPA (2.89 - 3.25) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Roughly 60% of all applicant were admitted at Concordia University-Portland, and from those that were granted acceptance about 22% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at cu-portland.edu.

Overall Concordia University-Portland Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

55.9%

The overall acceptance rate for Concordia University-Portland was reported as 55.9% in Fall 2013 with over 1,790 applications submitted to Concordia University-Portland. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 18 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Concordia University-Portland?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Concordia University-Portland, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Concordia University-Portland has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 59.7%
  • 2010-2011: 58.1%
  • 2011-2012: 57.6%
  • 2012-2013: 53.2%
  • 2013-2014: 55.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 56.0%

How Does Concordia University-Portland Compare?

55.9%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Concordia University-Portland is zero percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
University of Portland66.8%
Reed College48.5%
Lewis & Clark College62.9%
Pacific University86.2%
George Fox University75.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,79028.1%71.9%
Admitted1,00126.3%73.7%
Enrolled21723.0%77.0%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Concordia University-Portland (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English17 - 24
Math17 - 24
Composite Score18 - 24
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