International Student Guide                              CUW                              Study in the United States at201...
“ International                                                              Milwaukee                                    ...
English  as a SecondLanguage (ESL) The ESL program improves your                                                          ...
The CUW Experience   College is more than academics. It’s about involvement and participation—creating memories           ...
How to ApplyComplete the online application ( and submit the following items:1. Application fee of $50.0...
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Check out the brochure of Concordia University Wisconsin . Know why you should be a part of this university?Also included are details about admissions and courses offered.For more information interested students can email us at

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Concordia University Wisconsin

  1. 1. International Student Guide CUW Study in the United States at2011 —12 Concordia University Wisconsin is a Lutheran higher education community committed to helping students develop in mind, body, and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and in the world.
  2. 2. “ International Milwaukee 2011-2012 Expenses Students Metropolitan Expenses Amount Inspire Me.” Attractions Annual Undergraduate Tuition (12-18 Credits per Semester) $ 23,050 • Lake Michigan Annual Room & Board $ 8,700 “Concordia’s International students leave ESL per Credit $190 • Art, Public, and Children’s Museums home, family, and familiar surroundings • Miller Park - Home of Brewers Baseball Club Graduate per Credit $470 -$570 to experience something dramatically • Major Metropolitan Theater Houses different and to grow. Their presence on campus helps the entire Concordia • Henry W. Maier Festival Park - Home to Undergraduate community to grow along with them. festivals such as: Summerfest (world’s largest Scholarships music festival), African World Festival, The opportunity to meet, interact, and Concordia University Wisconsin Arab World Fest, Asian Moon Festival, share ourselves with people from around Undergraduate International Student Scholarships Festa Italiana, German Fest, Indian the world broadens all of our horizons.” Scholarship Amount GPA Summer, Irish Fest, Mexican Fiesta, Polish Fest, and many more Presidents $ 6,000 3.5-4.0 – Rev. Patrick T. Ferry, PhD, President Regents $ 5,000 3.0-3.49 Honors $ 4,000 2.5-2.99 Recognition $ 3,000 2.0-2.49 Safety 1st! Students can apply for available assistantships and on-campus employment opportunities upon arrival..CUW is a safe place! The Campus SafetyOffice is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week,365 days a year. Safety escorts are availableto anywhere on our well-lit campus. Fast Facts & FiguresTotal enrollment. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7,485Undergraduate majors.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63 Green BayGraduate programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20Average class size . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17Student-to-faculty ratio. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12:1 Mequon, WI • Within 1 ½ hoursStates represented in student body . . . . . . 46 of Chicago, Madison, Madison MilwaukeeCountries represented. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 and Green BayMequon campus size, in acres. . . . . . . . . 200 • 15 minutes from downtown MilwaukeeMiles from downtown Milwaukee . . . . . . . . .15 Chicago, IL • 30 minutes from Mitchell International Airport
  3. 3. English as a SecondLanguage (ESL) The ESL program improves your Master’sEnglish language skills to prepare you for success in your Programs undergraduate or graduate Top Tier Midwest Master’s coursework. University according to U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2010 Degree Programs - NO GRE or GMAT required Music Therapy SCHOOL OF EDUCATION - Risk Management SCHOOL OF ARTS Natural Science Early Childhood Education Master of Church Music AND SCIENCES Parish Music Elementary Education Master of Education Art Philosophy Secondary/K-12 Education - Professional and School Counseling Athletic Training Photography** Special Education - Curriculum and Instruction Biblical Languages Political Science - Early Childhood - Early Childhood Education Biology Pre-Law - Grades 1-8 - Education Administration Biomedical Sciences Pre-Medical - K-12 - Educational Technology Business Communication Pre-Pharmacy - Environmental Education Chemistry Pre-Seminary SCHOOL OF HUMAN SERVICES - Family Studies Computer Information Science Psychology Nursing - Reading Computer Science Public Relations Pre-Physical Therapy - Special Education English Science Radiologic Technology Master of Occupational Therapy Environmental Studies Spanish Rehabilitative Science Master of Science Environmental/Pollution Control Technologies* Theological Languages (Pre-Occupational Therapy) - Applied Exercise Science Exercise Physiology Theology Social Work - Art Education German Sonography - Information Technology Graphic Design** SCHOOL OF BUSINESS - Nursing History AND LEGAL STUDIES MASTER’S PROGRAMS - Rehabilitation Science Horticulture* Accounting Master of Business - Student Personnel Administration Humanities Actuarial Science Administration DOCTORATE PROGRAMS Illustration** Economics - Corporate Communication Doctor of Nursing Practice Individualized Economics/Finance - Environmental Studies Doctor of Pharmacy Information Technology Finance - Finance Doctor of Physical Therapy Interior Design* General Business - Health Care Administration Lay Ministry International Business - Human Resource Management * Majors offered through our cooperative Mass Communication Justice & Public Policy - International Business programs with Milwaukee Area Mathematics Legal Studies - Management Technical College (MATC). Missions Management - Management Information Systems ** Majors offered through our Multimedia Communication Marketing - Marketing cooperative programs with Milwaukee Music Sports Management - Public Administration Institute of Art & Design (MIAD).
  4. 4. The CUW Experience College is more than academics. It’s about involvement and participation—creating memories WESAM Where I Call Home: Mecca, Saudi Arabia that will last a lifetime. Hear it firsthand from our current international students! Major/Minor: Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) ZHEN ZHEN Describe CUW in 1 Word: Welcoming Where I Call Home: Urumqi, China Major/Minor: Bachelor’s in English Literature (“The professors are very helpful and friendly. Classes are Describe CUW in 1 Word: Peaceful challenging, but fun. I am fortunate to be in this school.”) 在Concordia,每个人都有着同样的机会, 同等的机遇,我们都在同一片阳光下呼 吸,我爱Concordia,爱这里的一切! (“Everyone has the same opportunities and everyone is equal, I love Concordia, very much!”) Where We Call Home: Tema, Ghana Yvonne: Major/Minor: MBA–Int’l Business and Human Resource Management Describe CUW in 1 Word: Excellence Sandra: Major/Minor: Bachelor’s in Nursing Where I call Home: Describe CUW in 1 Word: Unique Guatemala City, Guatemala “eyɜ efie foforo ma nyɜn” (home away from home) Major/Minor: English as a (“Learning a new culture is always a challenge but as sisters Second Language (ESL) we are happy to be here together. CUW has a very welcoming environment that has become our home away from home.”) Describe CUW in 1 Word: Amazing “Aprender otra cultura es extraordinario, los profesores son excelentes, los amigos son YVONNE &divertidos, la gente es amable y la alta educación es única con grandes valores Cristianos.” SANDRA Division III Northern (“Learning about another culture is extraordinary, the professors are excellent, my friends are fun, the people are friendly and the higher education is unique with great Christian values.”) CARLOS Athletics Conference Men’s & Women’s Sports Where I Call Home: Hyderabad, India Men’s Women’s Major/Minor: MBA–Management Information Systems • Baseball • Lacrosse • Basketball • Soccer • Basketball • Soccer • Cross Country • Softball • Cross Country • Tennis • Golf • Tennis • Football • Track & Field • Ice Hockey • Track & Field (“I like Concordia for its excellent programs and I can see myself having a bright future.”) • Golf • Wrestling • Lacrosse • Volleyball • Ice Hockey MOHAMMED
  5. 5. How to ApplyComplete the online application ( and submit the following items:1. Application fee of $50.00 U.S. dollars online or send money order or cashier’s check.2. Official transcripts from all schools attended. If the transcripts are not in English, please have them translated into English and attested.3. TOEFL or IELTS scores.4. A brief typed resume (graduate students only).5. A one-page statement of purpose stating why you would like to enroll at CUW.6. Two (2) reference letters from previous teachers and/or employers.7. A bank statement with the balance converted into U.S. dollars. If a relative or parent is sponsoring you, please submit their letter of support along with their bank statements. If a company is sponsoring you, please have that company write a letter of support and provide a financial statement from the company on company letterhead.8. If available, please enclose a copy of your passport. If currently in the U.S., please provide copies of your I-94, passport, and visa.AdmissionRequirementsUndergraduates:GPA must be equivalent to a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale,and the required minimum TOEFL score to beaccepted to CUW: 500 on the paper-based testOR 173 on the computer-based test OR at leasta 61 on the internet-based test OR a minimumscore of 5.5 on the IELTS.Graduates:GPA must be equivalent to a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale,and the required minimum TOEFL score to beaccepted to CUW’s Graduate Programs: 550 Check Us Out!on the paper-based test OR 213 on the test OR at least 81 on theinternet-based test OR a minimum score of Office of International Student Services6.5 on the IELTS. No GRE/GMAT is required. Address: 12800 North Lake Shore Drive Mequon, WI 53097-2402 Phone: +1 (262)243-4455 Email: