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Concord University

Athens, WV
University Website: www.concord.edu
Apply Online: www.concord.edu/admissions/apply
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Concord University is a comprehensive, public, liberal arts institution located in Athens, West Virginia, United States, founded on February 28, 1872, when the West Virginia Legislature passed "an Act to locate a Branch State Normal School, in Concord Church, in the County of Mercer".

Founded by veterans of both the Union and the Confederacy, Concord is named for the ideal of "harmony and sweet fellowship".

It is known for its picturesque campus which has been dubbed "The Campus Beautiful". The University also operates a center and conducts classes in Beckley, Raleigh County, West Virginia.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $12,100.00 avg tuition

100 Vermillion Street
Athens, WV 24712
8883(845) 249-5967

Apply online Admissions:
www.concord.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.concord.edu/admissions/financ..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Concord University

Statistics:
Applied 2,375
Admitted 1,226 52%
Enrolled total 585
Full Time: 578
Part Time 7
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 368 613
SAT Math 348 588
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 366 601
ACT Composite 17 27
ACT English 18 28
ACT Math 16 26
ACT Writing 5 10
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 61%
4-year graduation rate 19%
6-year graduation rate 39%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Required
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Do not know
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Concord University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,446.00 $5,446.00 $12,100.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $227.00 $227.00 $504.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $5,276.00 $5,276.00 $10,286.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $294.00 $294.00 $572.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,240.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $3,160.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,100.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 95%
Percent receiving grant aid 91%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,096.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 87%
Avg amount of student loan aid $3,967.00

Concord University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Business Administration and Management, General X
Office Management and Supervision X
Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Education, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Secondary Education and Teaching X X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Geography X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Commercial and Advertising Art X
Drawing X

Scholarships for Students in West Virginia

Name Amount Deadline
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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