Concordia tops all GPAC institutions on NAIA Champions of Character Scorecard

Concordia tops all GPAC institutions on NAIA Champions of Character Scorecard

NAIA Release

SEWARD, Neb. – By earning 88 points out of a possible 100 on the NAIA Champions of Character Scorecard, Concordia University has been named an NAIA Champions of Character Five Star Institution. Concordia tied for 19th among the 217 NAIA institutions that received the award and ranked first among all GPAC schools.

The Champions of Character Scorecard measures each institution's commitment to the NAIA Champions of Character program. Points are earned in five key areas: character training, conduct in competition, character recognition, academic focus and character promotion.

In addition to ranking first among GPAC institutions, Concordia University, Nebraska also posted a higher score than all other Concordia schools affiliated with the NAIA.

Concordia also ranks as the NAIA’s all-time leader in number of Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes with 919. During the 2012-13 academic year, Concordia had 71 Scholar-Athletes and 17 NAIA Scholar-Teams.

For more information about the NAIA Champions of Character Scorecard, click here.

To view the complete list of 2012-13 NAIA Champions of Character Five-Star Institutions, click here.

Concordia University, Nebraska, founded in 1894, is a fully accredited, coeducational university located in Seward, Neb., that currently serves over 2,200 students. Concordia offers more than 50 professional and liberal arts programs in an excellent academic and Christ-centered community that equips men and women for lives of learning, service and leadership in the church and world.

3 October 2013