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  • Career-Connected Programs: Choose from 70+ academic programs on campus in the Twin Cities and over 40 accelerated online programs through CSP Global.
  • Competitive Tuition: Concordia St. Paul proudly offers a private education at a lower cost through financial aid, including scholarships and tuition discounts for military-affiliated students.
  • Engaging Learning Environment: In flexible online courses or on campus, collaborate with peers in small classes and learn from professors who bring their real-world experiences to the classroom.
  • Transfer-Friendly Pathways: Transfer up to 90 credits toward your undergraduate degree and get dedicated support throughout the transfer process.
  • Full-Tuition Scholarships: Maximize your tuition savings! Students eligible for Pell and MN State grants could possibly receive a full-tuition scholarship through the CSP Pell Commitment.
  • Employer Networking: We provide students opportunities to connect with employers through Handshake, our job board, job and internship fairs, and on-campus events.

Ranked #1 out of all 
private universities 
in MN on the Social 
Mobility scale 1

Ranked Top 20 
Best Colleges in 
Minnesota by 
Salary Potential 2

CSP graduates 
earn 44% more 
than the national 
average 3

Why Choose Concordia St. Paul?

  • Established Reputation: With over 130 years of higher education experience and over 20 years in online learning, Concordia St. Paul is recognized for its diverse community and learning experiences.
  • Career to College Model: We collaborate with industry leaders to shape our curriculum, propelling your career forward while contributing to workforce development. Acquire the latest industry-demanded skills to stand out in your field.
  • Flexible Accredited Programs: Explore accredited on-campus and online programs designed to prepare you for success in fields such as business, IT, health sciences, computer science, church work, and more.
  • Military and Life Experience Credit: We offer credit for your life and/or military experience, because we understand that your experiences contribute to your personal and professional development.
  • Experienced Faculty: Learn from talented faculty who are experts in their fields and passionate about your success.
  • Division II Athletics: Cheer on your fellow Golden Bears! With 16 NCAA Division II teams to root for, you can attend a home game nearly every week of the year.

"What I like about Concordia is that they seek out instructors who not only have a passion for teaching but also those who want to share their real-world experiences with the next generation of students."

Dr. Scott T., CSP Contracted Faculty of Practice 

Senior Service Owner in the Information Technology Department at Mayo Clinic 

Tradition of Academic Excellence

For over 130 years, Concordia University, St. Paul has prepared students for lifelong success through higher education guided by Christian principles and marketable skills. With over 20 years in online learning, CSP Global delivers affordable, career-connected online programs that equip students with the in-demand expertise they need to succeed in their fields.

Accreditation and Recognition

Concordia University, St. Paul is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. Concordia St. Paul has been accredited since 1967, with reaccreditation given in 2018. In addition, the institution has received the following designations:

  • Ranked #1 out of all private universities in MN on the Social Mobility scale 1
  • Ranked Top 20 Best Colleges in Minnesota by Salary Potential 2
  • CSP graduates earn 44% more than the national average 3