Make A Difference
Prepare for a World of Change
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Lauren Johnson ’14 spent three months working with curators at the Plains Art Museum in Fargo, N.D., to pull together an exhibition of Andy Warhol.
Concordia researchers led by Dr. Jennifer Bath, biology, presented test results from a promising vaccine candidate at a national science symposium.
Academics here are challenging. Our global liberal arts curriculum is thoughtfully designed to develop your critical and creative thinking skills while providing you with a broad perspective on the world and its people. No matter what you choose to study, you’ll take part in internships, research and global experiences that will open your mind as you prepare to lead a world of change.
You'll work closely with accomplished teaching scholars and mentors who are personally invested in helping you succeed. Every course counts as you engage in spirited discussions on issues that matter – such as sustainability and how communities find healing after genocide. You will build the character and competence you need to succeed in any circumstance.
Our globally focused curriculum integrates our academic offerings with an extensive study abroad program, giving you an understanding of language, culture and history that will help make you a confident and responsible global citizen.See Full List of Departments
Make a global impact. The possibilities are endless when the world is your classroom.Global Opportunities
A strong foundation in the liberal arts runs throughout the curriculum at Concordia. We'll teach you to think and discover ideas beyond your textbooks.Learn More
Becoming responsibly engaged in the world happens in the chemistry department when we teach students to think critically and use the scientific method. It's our job as scientists to relate one to the other.Dr. Julie Mach Chemistry Associate Professor; Program Director Neuroscience
That global component is critical. We can no longer afford to think in this world that it’s just our little community that’s local… our local community is connected to that wider world.Dr. Dawn Duncan English
The support I’ve received at Concordia has allowed me to BREW by developing critical thinking, building on my existing values while figuring out what it is I want to do with my life.Katie Monger '13 Pursuing dietetic internship and masters in public health/nutrition at the University of Minnesota
Nutrition and Dietetics Major
I have become globally engaged through living and teaching in Vietnam and through traveling. It is a great thing to learn so much from others and to be able to teach others in exchange.Maia Mack ’09 English teacher at Apollo English in Haiphong, Vietnam
Art Education Major; Spanish Minor
Concordia did an excellent job guiding me in a direction that I felt passionate about and instilled a love of learning to grow as an educator and citizen.PJ Mack ’09 English teacher at Apollo English in Haiphong, Vietnam
Art Education Major
Immerse yourself in groundbreaking research. You can conduct graduate-level work in collaboration with faculty experts.Learn More
In our welcoming community, you’ll examine your beliefs, explore your intellectual passions and discover your place in the world.Faith & Intellect