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90% students employed/enrolled in graduate programs within six months of graduation

20 minutes on the “L” to downtown Chicago

Undergraduate Degrees

Expect individual care and attention as you build the foundation for your career and grow into the person God calls you to be.

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Integrate faith, values, academic excellence and professional experiences as you advance your education and your career through our Master's and Doctoral programs.

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Online Programs

Balance your desire to pursue meaningful work with the realities of family and life through our flexible, high-quality online programs.

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CUC is one of the most affordable private universities in the Midwest, and we're committed to making college affordable for all.

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International Students

Concordia University Chicago welcomes students from around the world who are seeking a Lutheran liberal arts education.

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Newly-Admitted Undergraduate Students

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Recent News

Feb 17, 2021

Wind Symphony invites congregations across the U.S. to view “coast-to-coast” virtual concert

Concordia University Chicago’s Wind Symphony has partnered with Sheboygan Lutheran High School’s Symphonic Band to present a coast-to-coast virtual concert event. The two schools have joined together as a way to offer congregations a meaningful sacred music repertoire amid the pandemic.

Feb 16, 2021

Concordia-Chicago regent named president of Concordia Seminary-St. Louis

Concordia University Chicago Board of Regents member Rev. Dr. Thomas Egger has been named president of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis (CSL). Egger has accepted the call to serve as the seminary’s 11th president in its 182-year history.

Feb 15, 2021

Concordia-Chicago joins Council for Christian Colleges and Universities

Concordia University Chicago has been named a member of an expansive network of more than 180 Christian institutions worldwide, joining the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).

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