About Concordia Online Education

Concordia Online Education’s three founding institutions, Concordia University, Nebraska; Concordia College–New York; and Concordia University - Portland, share a common history. All three accredited, non-profit institutions were established more than 100 years ago by the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod and are part of the larger Concordia University System.

The member universities and colleges of Concordia Online Education also share a commitment to the highest-quality academic experience for their students, online or on campus. These three schools have pioneered the online advanced degree experience for working adults, making sure every online program meets the highest academic standards, while also providing world-class student support and comprehensive, compassionate instruction.


Our Campuses

Concordia University, Nebraska

Concordia University, Nebraska’s main campus is in Seward, Nebraska, with the graduate school and degree-completion programs based in nearby Lincoln, the state capital. Founded in 1894, Concordia Nebraska on-campus students now come from 43 U.S. states and several continents around the globe. All students benefit from a rigorous academic experience ranked in the top tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2015 Midwest Regional Universities category.

Concordia College-New York

Concordia College–New York’s campus is in Bronxville, New York, less than 30 minutes from New York City. Concordia New York on-campus students come from 25 states and more than 34 countries. Founded in 1881, Concordia New York is highly ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2014 guide and has also been named a “College of Distinction.”

Concordia University - Portland

Concordia University - Portland’s 22-acre campus is in Portland, Oregon, one of the premier cities of the northwestern U.S. and a center of cultural diversity. Concordia Portland opened its doors in 1905, with a mission to provide a challenging, supportive, and faith-based learning environment. Spirited intellectual inquiry strengthens student engagement and supports its commitment to justice, compassion, and moral integrity. The university has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report for the high quality of its online graduate education programs.


Online Learning


Student Services

A note from the Student Services team: It is the mission of Concordia Online Education's Student Services department to empower students to achieve their educational goals by providing information and support throughout their programs. Student Services Advisors strive to provide guidance to every student while also being flexible, accessible, and responsive to students needs.

Every student enrolled in a Concordia Online Education program will have access to a personal Student Services Advisor. To find out more, click here.


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