Our global focus begins on campus, where we emphasize the global competence needed in a competitive world. Through a variety of language offerings, world-focused majors and a diverse student body coming from 34 nations, Cobbers are culturally engaged. Beyond the classroom, hundreds of students travel the world each year to participate in study away, global internships and volunteer opportunities. 

Jillian Hershberger

Because of Concordia's emphasis on the liberal arts, students can study a second language while simultaneously pursuing a specified field.

World Languages

Fluency in a second language is an invaluable asset in today’s global job market. Concordia offers five language programs ranging from French to Chinese.

Student Global Experiences

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Cultivating Global Perspectives

After a semester abroad in Thailand, David Kelm ’22 returned to Concordia with a fresh perspective on the global system.

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Making Meaning at Medtronic

Kelly Haagenson ’07 is inspired by her time at Concordia as she lives out the college’s mission through her work at Medtronic.

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