Concordia College

Concordia College

Concordia College is a coeducational, liberal arts institute in Bronxville, New York that was founded in 1881, and is affiliated with the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. Concordia College is part of the Concordia University System and is situated upon 33 acres.

Concordia College offers undergraduate degree programs in biology, business, liberal studies, and social work. Students can also opt for a bachelor's degree course in nursing. In addition, the college offers several accelerated degree programs, and transfer opportunities.

The athletics department of Concordia College fields teams in baseball, basketball, cross country, soccer, tennis, softball, and volleyball. The teams are nicknamed the Clippers. Concordia College is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association, and the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference.

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Concordia College
171 White Plains Rd
Bronxville , NY 10708-1998
General Phone: (914) 337-9300

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Concordia College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management56business management
Liberal Arts40English, liberal arts and sciences, social services, international relations, history
Education and Teaching12education, elementary school teaching, middle school teaching, early childhood education
Family and Social Work4social work
Religion and Philosophy3religion
Art Studies2arts management
Office and Administration0administrative assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Concordia College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree12315
Associate's degree53

Concordia College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Concordia College had a total enrollment of 708 students (731 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 45%
Women 55%
Full-Time 98%
Part-Time 2%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 53%
Black 18%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 5%
(Foreign Students) 11%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 7%
18-19 34%
20-21 31%
22-24 11%
25-29 5%
30-34 4%
35-39 2%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New York65%
(International Students)14%
New Jersey3%
Rhode Island1%
North Carolina1%

Concordia College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 73 %
Part-Time 100 %

Concordia College Room and Board (2007)

Concordia College offers campus housing for 438 of its 731 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Bronxville, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Concordia College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal410490
SAT Math390490
SAT Writing400500
ACT Verbal1519
ACT Math1618
ACT Composite1619

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT87%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT17%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Concordia College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 23,330
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 23,330
Room and board $ 8,745
Room charge $ 4,900
Board (meal plan) charge $ 4,050
Books and supplies $ 900
Other expenses $ 2,000

Financial Aid:
Concordia College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 270900)

Concordia College Faculty

Concordia College has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year3$65,8175$67,085
Associate professorcalendar year8$53,2136$51,867
Assistant professorcalendar year5$61,4567$45,614
All faculty totalcalendar year16$58,15218$53,663

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Concordia College Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Basketball New York Collegiate Athletic Conference
Baseball New York Collegiate Athletic Conference
Track New York Collegiate Athletic Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports273461

Concordia College Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Arts Management

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching

Family And Social Work
Social Work

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature, General
History, General
International Relations and Affairs
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Social Sciences, General

Mathematics, General

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Religion And Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

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Concordia College Highlights

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What Sets Concordia College Apart:

% students on athletic fin. aid
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Concordia College % students on athletic fin. aid
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Concordia College Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Concordia College % of degrees in business and management
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 14%Concordia College Number of degree programs
% of degrees in liberal arts
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 17%Concordia College % of degrees in liberal arts
% of degrees in science
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Top 19%Concordia College % of degrees in science

checked Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army, air force)
checked Offers athletic scholarships
checked NCAA athletic conference member

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