Concordia University Texas is a private, coeducational institution of liberal arts and sciences offering undergraduate and graduate degrees. Concordia also offers an Accelerated Degree Program for part-time students and adult returning students.
Founded in 1926, Concordia is under the auspices of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod; all faiths are welcome.
Concordia's main campus is located on 389 acres in Northwest Austin. Concordia has four other university centers in San Antonio, Houston and Fort Worth and central Austin.
Concordia is accredited by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Concordia offers 26 undergraduate majors in four colleges: Business, Education, Liberal Arts, and Science, as well as a Master of Education and Master of Business Administration graduate degrees.
Approximately 2,500 students; 60% female, 40% male.
Cost (2013-2014 for traditional undergraduate enrollment)
- Tuition & fees for Fall and Spring Semester: $25,880
- Room & Board for Fall and Spring Semester: $9,420
- On campus total for Fall and Spring Semester: $35,300
Concordia is NCAA Division III Intercollegiate Athletics in baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, volleyball and track and field.
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. 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. http://www.sacscoc.org/
Concordia University Texas participated in the reaffirmation of accreditation process during 2008. At the December 2008 meeting of the General Assembly of the Commission on Colleges, Concordia was reaffirmed in its accreditation.
Concordia is also a member of the Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas, the Association of Texas Colleges and Universities, the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, the Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education, the Texas Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, the Association of Lutheran College Faculties, the American Association for Higher Education, the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education. Concordia's elementary and secondary teacher education programs are approved by the Texas Education Agency for pre-school through grade 12. Students successfully completing Concordia's teacher education programs are eligible for teacher certification in Texas after passing the appropriate ExCET tests.