Concordia University - Portland


Concordia University - Portland

At Concordia University - Portland, we prepare students to achieve their personal and professional goals through comprehensive and challenging programs offered online and on our Portland campus. Rooted in the tradition of a Lutheran education, our curriculum encourages the freedom to ask, explore, and learn in a caring and supportive environment. Our students are passionate about using their talents and education to serve their community and the world.

Concordia is a private, nonprofit, Christian liberal arts university open to students of any faith. Accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, we have been educating transformational leaders since 1905.

Why CU Portland

Concordia faculty are dedicated educators who have a passion for sharing knowledge and expertise. Our professors bring a wealth of experience to every class and are dedicated to your success.

Online classes have between 6 and 18 students, fostering a true cohort dynamic of camaraderie and teamwork. Students from across the country and around the world work and learn together.

Concordia offers a variety of scholarships, grants, and awards designed to make the cost of a top-quality liberal arts education more affordable.  In addition, federal financial aid, monthly payment plans, and military benefits are available to candidates who qualify.

Student Reviews

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