Concordia University - Portland


What They’re Known For

Concordia University Portland is a private, Christian liberal arts university that has been a part of the Portland, Oregon community for over a century. In addition to campus-based programs and hybrid programs (a combination of campus-based and online learning), Concordia offers Master of Education (M.Ed.) degrees that may be completed entirely online.

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Unique Opportunities

Concordia helps M.Ed. candidates to achieve ideal work-life-school balance through flexible online scheduling.

  • Concordia’s online Master of Education degree can be earned in the following key areas: Educational Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction, Career and Technical Education, and Special Education.
  • The M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction offers 16 professionally-relevant concentrations, such as Adolescent Literacy, ESOL, and Early Childhood Education.
  • Online students study in dynamic cohorts, so peer interaction and collaboration is a critical part of the Concordia experience.
  • Online M.Ed. candidates may complete the degree in as little as a year.

Why We Love Concordia

  • Concordia University Portland is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and is affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.
  • Concordia’s M.Ed. was ranked among the top online graduate education degrees in the country by U.S. News and World Report.
  • 100% of eligible students receive some sort of financial aid

Student Reviews

I received a high quality education at an exceptional value. Concordia prioritizes teaching over advertising. This emphasis set Concordia apart for me.