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About Concordia University Texas

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Concordia University Texas is an award-winning institution of higher education, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees through a variety of delivery methods, including online and accelerated learning. A privately-held, accredited, liberal arts university, Concordia is under the auspices of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. It is a member of the highly respected Concordia University System in which more than 36,000 students are enrolled nationwide.

Founded in 1926

Concordia was originally founded in 1926 as a high school. Read our exciting history.

Our Mission

Developing Christian Leaders

Serving Many Communities

The main campus is located in Northwest Austin on 389 acres. There are also three university centers in central AustinDallas-Fort Worth and San AntonioVisit our main campus. 

In addition, Concordia offers online programs at

Valuing Vocation and Life-Long Learning

The core purpose at CTX is to cultivate goodness, truth, and beauty. This is accomplished within our Christ-centered community through the values of caring for people, vocation, life-long learning, courage and trust.

What is it like to be a student at CTX? Learn more in "Here I Learn in Order to Lead" (PDF).

Concordia University Texas is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees along with the Doctorate in Education (Ed.D). Contact the SACSCOC at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Concordia University Texas.

Our Mission is Developing Christian Leaders