Concord University is a public university that has a large selection of programs available for students to choose from. The school is located in Athens, WV, in a predominantly rural area. Enrollment at Concord University exceeds two thousand yearly.
Students may select from several areas of study, including:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Liberal Arts And Sciences
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
- Public Administration And Social Services
The admissions process begins with the submission of an application, school records, and standardized test scores, which are then evaluated by the admissions staff. Most students accepted to this school achieve an SAT score in a range of 1082 to 1802, or an ACT composite score within the range of 17 to 27. This school admits around 50% of students applying yearly. Of those applicants accepted, about 48% enrolled. More information regarding admissions can be found at concord.edu.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is different for in-state and nonresidents. In-state residents pay close to $6,000, while out-of-state residents pay $13,000 for the year. The cost of on-campus housing is estimated to be $4,100 annually. Some students at this school may qualify for financial aid, which is typically provided in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
Athletic programs are available at Concord University through the NCAA, allowing students to participate in intercollegiate sports. Available athletic programs offered may include the following:
- Baseball (NCAA Division II)
- Basketball (NCAA Division II)
- Track & Field (NCAA Division II)
- Football (NCAA Division II)
- Golf (NCAA Division II)
To see a full list of academic programs offered, enrollment information, admissions information, and more, please visit the school's website at http://www.concord.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give an overview of the candidates Concord University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Total enrollment at Concord University is around 2,500 students. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 18% enrolling as graduate students and 85% as undergraduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,200. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $6,700-$8,100
- Out-of-State: $15,000-$17,790
- Charges per unit:
- State Residents: $280-$340 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $620-$740 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||97%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||95%||$5,735|
|Receiving Student Loans||74%||$5,396|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Concord University may provide services like:
- Online classes
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Helping students find work after graduation
- Child care
The overall graduation rate of Concord University is approximately 36%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||19%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||14%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||3%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
- * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 1954)
Concord University is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division II (with football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (370)
- Basketball (370)
- Track and Field (370)
- Football (370)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Concord University by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Public Administration and Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Public Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Concord University.
- West Virginia State University in Institute, WV (77 miles away)
- Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, VA (86 miles away)
- Glenville State College in Glenville, WV (105 miles away)
- Longwood University in Farmville, VA (144 miles away)
- Fairmont State University in Fairmont, WV (150 miles away)
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