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Accounting

Accounting

The accounting program prepares students for accounting careers in business, government or non-profit organizations. Concordia's accounting program will build a core business foundation to help students prepare for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Management Accountant (CMA) certifications.

Programs offered

Accounting

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Accounting

Minor

On Campus

Accounting

Bachelor of Science

Online

Art

Art

Students in the art program will get to know the contemporary trends in art as they are prepared to excel through working hard in the context of close mentorships with faculty. They will be prepared for a variety of careers in the commercial or applied arts world as they develop their artistic vision.

Programs offered

Art Education/Teaching (K-12)

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Art History

Minor

On Campus

Art Studio

Minor

On Campus

Art Studio

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Community Arts

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Community Arts

Minor

On Campus

Design

Minor

On Campus

Graphic Design BA

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Graphic Design BFA

Bachelor of Fine Arts

On Campus

Photography

Minor

On Campus

Associates

Associates

Programs offered

General Studies

Associate of Arts

Online

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Programs offered

Biochemistry

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Biology

Biology

Biology majors develop a strong foundation in biology by exploring cell biology, genetics, chemistry, molecular biology, evolutionary theory, scientific methodology, research techniques and more. The coursework encourages students to sharpen their analytical, problem-solving, scientific reasoning, critical thinking, communication, and laboratory skills. Students have the opportunity to gain relevant research experience on campus and develop mentoring relationships with full-time faculty who are experienced in cutting-edge research.

Programs offered

Biology

Minor

On Campus

Biology - BA

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Biology - BS

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Business

Business

In the business program, students will learn to think about the overall picture of a business’s operations and how it interacts with larger market forces. A business management major at Concordia St. Paul will develop business skills in leadership, team-building, and project management. They will explore core business principles in marketing, finance, management, law, economics, and accounting with an emphasis on international perspectives and ethics.

Programs offered

Business

Minor

On Campus & Online

Business Administration

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

On Campus & Online

Business Management

Minor

On Campus & Online

Business Management

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Leadership Certificate

Leadership Certification

Online

Non-Profit Management

Minor

On Campus

Chemistry

Chemistry

Chemistry involves the study of the composition, structure, properties, and reactions of matter, especially of atomic and molecular systems. Chemistry coursework at Concordia University gives students a framework of knowledge that allows them to learn and incorporate new facts and concepts as the field evolves. Through the program, students will sharpen their analytical, problem-solving, scientific reasoning, critical thinking, communication, and laboratory skills

Programs offered

Chemistry

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Chemistry

Minor

On Campus

Church Work

Church Work

Those who are interested in doing church work will be able to be equipped for exemplary service in various Christian ministry settings. Through the program, students will be able to prepare for their certification or program of interest.

Programs offered

Christian Ministry

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Church Music

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Director of Christian Outreach (DCO)

Certification

On Campus

Director of Parish Music (DPM)

Certification

On Campus

Lutheran Classroom Teacher (LCT)

Certification

On Campus

Pre-Deaconess (certification)

Certification

On Campus

Pre-Seminary (certification)

Certification

On Campus

Coaching

Coaching

Our coaching programs prepare students to become coaches and athletic administrators. Students will gain knowledge and skills that are important for any coaching career. Students will develop their personalized coaching philosophy as they focus on their leadership as a coach and athletic administrator.

Programs offered

Coaching and Athletic Administration

Master of Science

Online

Interscholastic Coaching

Minor

On Campus

Parent Coaching Certificate

Certification

Online

Communications

Communications

Communication Studies involves exploring the ways humans create, transmit, negotiate, and understand meaning through the exchange of messages. The study of the personal, social, political, and cultural functions of communication across multiple contexts prepares students to be thoughtful and informed citizens, prepared to thrive in a dynamic, global marketplace.

Programs offered

Communication Studies

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Communication Studies

Minor

On Campus

Community Arts

Community Arts

In Community Arts, students are prepared to connect service in the community with their interests in the arts. Students network with art professionals and build awareness of contemporary trends in community art initiatives.

Programs offered

Community Arts

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Community Arts

Minor

On Campus

Computer Science

Computer Science

Computer Science will give students foundation skills in web design and software development, including the application of skills and methodologies. The program covers web design, user experience, object-oriented programming, security considerations, and core web technologies.

Programs offered

Computer Science

Minor

On Campus

Computer Science

Bachelor of Science

Online

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

Concordia’s Criminal Justice programs offer students a comprehensive educational foundation of the multi-systemic criminal justice system. Through the program, students will explore alluring issues of crime and justice that critically impact the perspectives of interrelationships, functions, and operations within the dynamic components related to human behavior, cultural aspects, and global controversies.They will also gain a deeper understanding of patterns and behavioral causation of crime, ethical decision making, balancing crime control with civil liberty preservation, and the mounting importance of security and safety.

Programs offered

Criminal Justice

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Criminal Justice

Minor

On Campus

Criminal Justice

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Criminal Justice Leadership

Master of Arts

Online

Forensic Behavioral Health

Certificate

Online

Forensic Behavioral Health

Master of Arts

Online

Data Analytics

Data Analytics

Programs offered

Data Analytics

Master of Science

Online

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Programs offered

Diagnostic Medical Sonography (AAS)

Associates of Applied Science

On Campus & Online

Early Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 3)

Early Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 3)

The Early Childhood Education programs involve the method and practice of teaching as students develop the skills and insights to become an effective early childhood educator. Students will have opportunities to learn in a series of classes, field experiences, and student teaching opportunities that make for an effective blend of theory and practice.

Programs offered

Child Development

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Early Childhood Education

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Early Childhood Education

Associate of Arts

Online

Early Childhood Education

Master of Arts

Online

Education

Education

Programs offered

Differentiated Instruction (MaEd)

Master of Arts in Education

On Campus & Online

Early Childhood Education (MaEd)

Master of Arts in Education

Online

Educational Leadership (MaEd)

Master of Arts in Education

On Campus & Online

Educational Technology (MaEd)

Master of Arts in Education

On Campus & Online

English as a Second Language (MaEd)

Master of Arts in Education

Online

Literacy with K-12 Reading Endorsement (MaEd)

Master of Arts in Education

On Campus & Online

Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Arts

Online

Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership

Programs offered

Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.)

Education Ed.D.

Online

Elementary Education (K-6)

Elementary Education (K-6)

Elementary Education students will develop the skills and insights to become an effective elementary school (K-6) teacher and lifelong learner. The program will be bolstered with a series of classes, field experiences, and student teaching opportunities that make for an effective blend of theory and practice as students gain knowledge and skills that are important for any teaching career.

Programs offered

Elementary Education

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

English

English

The English major is an excellent choice for people who enjoy reading and writing. Contrary to popular belief, an English major does not doom graduates to a life of starvation or menial labor. In fact, our graduates go on to find success in a variety of occupations, including journalism, marketing, magazine writing, creative writing, public relations, web content creation, technology, management, and more. English majors also go on to graduate school in a variety of areas, including education, business, literature, creative writing, law, library science, and fashion history. In the English major, students will gain broad-based knowledge of literature from all periods and from around the world. They will learn to write clearly and persuasively, think independently, create original works, present alternative viewpoints, and solve problems. Students can choose from four emphasis areas within the English major: literature, creative writing, journalism, or professional writing.

Programs offered

English

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

English

Minor

On Campus

Journalism

Minor

On Campus

Exercise Science

Exercise Science

The exercise science program focuses on kinesiology concepts in human movement, exercise, and management. The exercise science degree prepares students for positions in coaching, fitness and wellness centers, health and wellness education, personal training, and rehabilitation sciences.

Programs offered

Exercise Science

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Exercise Science

Minor

On Campus

Exercise Science

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Exercise Science

Master of Science

Online

Family Science

Family Science

Students in the family science program will study the way families work and how they can function more effectively. They will develop lifelong skills in scientific thinking and in understanding human thought, behavior, and family interaction.

Programs offered

Child Learning and Development

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Family Science

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Family Science

Minor

On Campus

Family Science

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Family Science

Master of Arts

Online

Finance

Finance

Our finance program involves studying the management of large amounts of money. Students gain knowledge and skills that are important for any business or organization as they learn how to make financial decisions for organizations via planning, raising funds, making investments, and controlling costs.

Programs offered

Finance

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Finance

Minor

On Campus

Gerontology

Gerontology

Programs offered

Gerontology

Minor

On Campus

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Students in our graphic design program will gain an understanding of design theories and practices related to production in all areas of graphic design for traditional and emerging digital media. These programs are designed to prepare students for creative professions like graphic design and other communications-related fields that rely on visual imagery.

Programs offered

Graphic Design BA

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Graphic Design BFA

Bachelor of Fine Arts

On Campus

Health Care Administration

Health Care Administration

Programs offered

Health Care Administration

Bachelor of Arts

Online

History

History

In our history programs, students will learn how to think critically about change over time and how contemporary society has been shaped by all those who came before. Through the programs, students develop skills in both research and content knowledge as they get a mix of political, social, economic, and diplomatic history.

Programs offered

History

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

History

Minor

On Campus

Hmong Studies

Hmong Studies

Our Hmong studies program provides students firsthand experiences to learn beyond the classroom, with tremendous opportunities to conduct research at Concordia’s Center for Hmong Studies and Archives and to interact with Hmong scholars from around the world through ongoing lectures, at special exhibits and during the Biennial International Conference on Hmong Studies hosted by Concordia.

Programs offered

Hmong Studies

Minor

On Campus

Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management

Those in the Human Resource Management programs receive training in key skill-areas of Human Resource Management and its application to the dynamics of present, and future, organizations. Students will have a hands-on, comprehensive study of the skills needed by human resource practitioners and other organizational leaders who are responsible for achieving results through people.

Programs offered

Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Human Resource Management

Master of Arts

On Campus & Online

Human Services - Forensic Behavioral Health

Human Services - Forensic Behavioral Health

Programs offered

Forensic Behavioral Health

Certificate

Online

Forensic Behavioral Health

Master of Arts

Online

Information Systems

Information Systems

Concordia's Information Systems degree delivers a value-driven education that students can apply in today’s changing business environment. Students gain broad insights into business fundamentals that help streamline operations, improve efficiency, and grow profit margins.

Programs offered

Information Systems

Bachelors of Science

Online

Information Technology

Information Technology

Programs offered

Information Technology Management

Masters in Science

On Campus & Online

Information Technology Management

Minor

On Campus & Online

International Business

International Business

In the international business program, students gain an understanding of how to conduct business in a foreign country, including understanding the customs, opportunities, and challenges of working across cultures. Students will be prepared for careers in multinational corporations, both at home and abroad.

Programs offered

International Business

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

International Business

Minor

On Campus

International Studies

International Studies

Programs offered

International Studies

Minor

On Campus

K-12 Education

K-12 Education

The K-12 education programs allow students to develop the skills and insights to become a teacher at various grade levels and a lifelong learner. Students will have opportunities to learn through a series of content courses, methods courses, field experiences, and a student teaching clinical.

Programs offered

Art Education/Teaching (K-12)

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

K-12 Education

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Music Education/Teaching Major

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Kinesiology

Kinesiology

Programs offered

EdD Kinesiology

EDUCATION ED.D.

Online

Language

Language

At Concordia, students can study different languages that they may find helpful later in their lives. Students have the option to learn Spanish, Hebrew, or Greek.

Programs offered

Spanish

Minor

On Campus

Management & Leadership

Management & Leadership

Management and leadership programs help students develop skills and perspectives in management and leadership for use in various industries. Courses cover a range of topics, including leading teams, managing complex projects, and guiding organizations through innovative change as the functions of management come to life through strategic planning, negotiation skills, and positive conflict management.

Programs offered

Leadership and Management

Master of Arts

On Campus & Online

Management and Leadership

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Management and Leadership

Minor

On Campus & Online

Marketing

Marketing

The marketing programs are designed to prepare students with practical marketing skills and knowledge that will be directly applicable to the business world upon graduation.

Programs offered

Marketing

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Marketing

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Marketing

Minor

On Campus

Marketing Management

Minor

On Campus & Online

Mathematics

Mathematics

The mathematics programs provide students with strong problem solving, quantitative reasoning, and computing skills, as well as the ability to apply these skills in a career of their choice.

Programs offered

Mathematics

Minor

On Campus

Mathematics BA

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Mathematics BS

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

MBA

MBA

Programs offered

Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

On Campus & Online

Healthcare Management

Master of Business Administration

On Campus & Online

Music

Music

Students in Music programs will expand their creativity, analytical, research, and writing skills while studying music performance, programming, analysis, composition, history, literature, education, and worship music.

Programs offered

Music

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Music

Minor

On Campus

Music Business

Music Business

The Music Business program is a joint offering of the Music and Business Departments. It is designed for students who wish to work as promoters, marketers, assistants, or managers of musical organizations and individual artists in either the commercial or non-profit realms.

Programs offered

Music Business

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Nursing

Nursing

Our nursing program at Concordia will prepare and allow you to use your knowledge already gained within the healthcare field. Students will have the opportunity to explore and understand concepts in leadership, advocacy, collaboration, and evidence-based practice that will allow them to impact their patient outcomes in a positive way.

Programs offered

ABSN

Accelerated Bachelor of Science Nursing

On Campus & Online

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Pre-Licensure

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Pre-Licensure

On Campus

RN to BSN

Bachelors of Science in Nursing

Online

Orthotics & Prosthetics

Orthotics & Prosthetics

Students in the Orthotics and Prosthetics program will study how to design and fit braces, artificial limbs, and other devices that help individuals lead full lives. They will learn to effectively analyze, design, and construct appropriate orthotics and prosthetics and make sound ethical decisions surrounding their use.

Programs offered

Orthotics and Prosthetics

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Orthotics and Prosthetics (MS)

Master of Science

Online

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy

Programs offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT)

On Campus

Political Science

Political Science

In the political science program, students will learn about different aspects of politics and government.

Programs offered

Political Science

Minor

On Campus

Psychology

Psychology

These programs encourage students to develop lifelong skills in scientific thinking and understanding human thought, behavior, and interaction. Students in these programs will have internship and research opportunities in addition to traditional classroom learning.

Programs offered

Psychology

Minor

On Campus

Psychology

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Psychology BA

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Psychology BS

Bachelor of Science

On Campus

Public Health

Public Health

The public health program involves learning the science of protecting the safety and improving the health of communities through education, policy making, and research for disease and injury prevention.

Programs offered

Healthcare Management

Master of Business Administration

On Campus & Online

Public Health

Minor

On Campus

Public Health

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Public Policy

Public Policy

The Public Policy major will equip students with sufficient intellectual tools to prepare them for professional work in the public sector.

Programs offered

Public Policy

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Public Relations

Public Relations

In the public relations program, students will learn the concepts, skills, and expertise needed to help organizations build mutually beneficial relationships with the diverse public. Students in this program will be prepared to work in fields such as corporate communication, social media, government affairs, and public relations firms.

Programs offered

Public Relations

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Public Relations

Minor

On Campus

Pulmonary Science

Pulmonary Science

Programs offered

Pulmonary Science

Bachelor of Science

Online

Secondary Education

Secondary Education

In the secondary education programs, students will be prepared to become a middle school or high school teacher and lifelong learner. Students will develop the necessary knowledge and skills for the specific subject area they wish to teach.

Programs offered

Secondary Education

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Sociology

Sociology

Our sociology programs help students develop lifelong skills in scientific thinking and understanding human thought, behavior, and interaction.

Programs offered

Sociology

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Sociology

Minor

On Campus

Sport Management

Sport Management

The Sports management programs prepare students to enter the work force in a number of sport management areas including facility and event management, marketing, and fitness center management. Students in these programs will focus on core concepts in kinesiology, exercise, and sports management.

Programs offered

Sport Management

Minor

On Campus

Sport Management

Bachelor of Arts

Online

Sport Management

Master of Arts

Online

Sport Psychology

Sport Psychology

The Sport Psychology program focuses on current psychology and kinesiology applications as foundational concepts in sport psychology. Students will learn sport and psychological theory and have numerous opportunities to bridge theory into practical applications.

Programs offered

Sport Psychology

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Sport Psychology

Minor

On Campus

Sports Communication

Sports Communication

Sports Communication programs introduce students to a variety of communication focused career opportunities in the sports industry. In these programs, students will gain valuable skills in sports public relations campaigns, social media outreach for sports teams, as well as in working with specialty sports agencies and planning sports events for organizations.

Programs offered

Sport Communication

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Sport Communication

Minor

On Campus

Strategic Communication Management

Strategic Communication Management

Programs offered

Strategic Communication Management

Master of Arts

On Campus & Online

Theatre & Dance

Theatre & Dance

The Theatre and Dance programs provide students with a challenging variety of theatrical experiences that enrich their artistic, intellectual, cultural, and spiritual lives. In addition to classroom learning, students are provided with many hands on learning opportunities.

Programs offered

Dance

Minor

On Campus

Theatre

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Theatre

Minor

On Campus

Theology

Theology

Our theology programs are designed to prepare students who plan to attend seminary and pursue a master’s of divinity or other advanced theological degree. Students will study theology and how it relates to other topics, biblical languages, and history.

Programs offered

Biblical Languages

Minor

On Campus

Lutheran Theology

Minor

On Campus

Religion

Minor

On Campus

Theology

Bachelor of Arts

On Campus

Web Design and Development

Web Design and Development

Programs offered

Web Design and Development

Bachelor of Science

Online

Writing

Writing

Our writing based programs allow students to expand and enhance their writing skills. In these programs students will explore different genres of writing from professional writing to creative writing.

Programs offered

Creative Writing

Master of Fine Arts

Online

Writing

Minor

On Campus

Writing/Communications

Minor

On Campus