Admissions Requirements

Undergraduate

Applicants are to submit the following with their Admission Application

  • Official high school transcripts with an overall grade-point average of 2.0

Complete the required high school units listed below:

  • 4 English (including courses in grammar, composition, and literature)
  • 3 Social Studies (including U.S. History)
  • 4 Mathematics (three units must be Algebra I and higher)
  • 3 Science (all courses to be college preparatory and each course to include a laboratory. Courses might include biology, chemistry, physics, etc.)
  • 1 Art
  • 2 Foreign Language (Two units of the same foreign language)

Submit one of the following:

  • ACT (4516) composite score of 18 or above
  • SAT (5120) total score of 950

Score reports must be sent directly from the testing agency or appear on the official high school transcript

Definition of Student Applicant Types

  • Freshman: a student who has earned a high school diploma and has never attended college or who has taken college courses as a high school student for college credit.
  • Home-Schooled: a student who has earned their secondary school education through home schooling and has never attended college or who has taken college courses as a home-schooled student for college credit.
  • Transfer: a student who has earned a high school diploma or G.E.D. and completed some college courses.
  • International: a student who is not a citizen of the United States.
  • Re-admission: a student who has attended Concord University yet has been absent from the university for one (1) semester or more.
  • Veteran: a student who has served in the United States Armed Forces.
  • Non-Traditional: a student who has earned a high school diploma or GED and has never attended college and has been out of school for five (5) or more years.
  • Non-Degree Seeking: a student taking baccalaureate courses but does not intend to pursue a bachelor’s degree, a certificate, or fulfill prerequisites for a particular Concord University degree program.
  • GED: a student who has earned the General Educational Development/TASC diploma and has never attended college.
    • Diploma/Certificate - the student must attain a standard score of 45 on each of the five parts of the GED test, or have an average standard score of 50 or above on the entire test
    • ACT composite score of 18 or above
    • SAT total score of 950
      Score reports must be sent directly from the testing agency.

 

Concord University partners with Parchment and will accept all transcripts sent through this agency as official.