About Concordia University Texas
Concordia University Texas is dedicated to the mission of developing Christian leaders. Founded in 1926, Concordia is proud to be Austin’s leading Christian university, where Christ is honored and students of all backgrounds are welcomed. We are guided by our vision to be the premier university where the adventure of faith, learning and life-changing experiences leads to meaningful work.
CTX is a regionally accredited institution of higher education, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees through a variety of delivery methods. We offer over 50 majors and concentrations.
Concordia’s campus, unique in its natural setting on a preserve, is conveniently located minutes from both downtown Austin and the Texas Hill Country. Our location provides students with resources and opportunities to learn, explore and thrive in the best of both worlds — a small school and a big city.
Founded in 1926, Concordia is affiliated with the The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. Christ is honored; all are welcome.
Concordia's main campus is located on 389 acres in northwest Austin. Concordia also offers courses online.
Concordia offers over 50 majors and concentrations in: Business and Communication, Education, Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural and Applied Sciences, and Nursing, as well as master's degree programs in Education, Business Administration, Nursing, and a doctoral program in Education.
Approximately 2,500 students; 65% female, 35% male.
Cost (2019-2020 for Traditional Undergraduate Enrollment)
- Tuition fees for Fall and Spring Semester: $31,960
- Room & Board for Fall and Spring Semester: $11,360
- On campus total for Fall and Spring Semester: $48,266
Students receiving some form of financial aid: approximately 100%
Average class size
Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1
2 residence halls
Concordia is NCAA Division III Intercollegiate Athletics in baseball, basketball,
cross country, golf, soccer, softball, volleyball, tennis and track and field.
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Concordia University Texas is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate, bachelor, and master degrees along with the Doctorate in Education (EdD). Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Concordia University Texas.
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.