Concordia University-Chicago (CUC)
CUC can be found in River Forest, IL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 5,700 students enrolled each year at Concordia University-Chicago.
Most of the students getting into Concordia University-Chicago had an SAT score within the range of 890 - 1170, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 20 - 24. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the CUC average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.25 for accepted students. CUC accepts approximately 50% of applicants per year. Of those that are admitted, roughly 19% of students enrolled. You can get more information from the admissions office website at cuchicago.edu.
Overall CUC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Concordia University-Chicago was reported as 54.4% in Fall 2013 with over 3,690 college applications submitted to Concordia University-Chicago. 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
- CUC ACT Scores: 20 - 24
- CUC Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.25
How Hard Is It to Get into Concordia University-Chicago?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into CUC, 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 2021 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Concordia University-Chicago has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 52.1%
- 2010-2011: 48.8%
- 2011-2012: 56.6%
- 2012-2013: 55.4%
- 2013-2014: 54.4%
- Projected CUC Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 54.2%
How Does CUC Compare?
The acceptance rate for CUC is two percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|North Park University||52.3%|
|Moody Bible Institute||68.6%|
|Robert Morris University Illinois||21.0%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- High School Class Rankings are Recommended
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Recommended
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to CUC (Fall 2013)
|English||19 - 25|
|Math||18 - 24|
|Composite Score||20 - 24|