Founded in 1872, Concord University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Athens (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), West Virginia. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Concord University is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Concord University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 148 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Concord University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Motto||Come to learn, go to serve!
|Colours||Maroon and gray|
|Address||1000 Vermillion Street
24712-1000 West Virginia
|Tel||+1 (888) 344 6679|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||PO Box 1000
(304) 384 5248
888 384 5249
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
Concord University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 162,917 physical volumes, 13,864 physical media and 19 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Concord University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,183 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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