Concordia Language Villages is the premiere language and cultural immersion program in the United States. The Villages' 15 world language programs attract 11,000 participants annually from all 50 states and more than 40 countries.
Established through Concordia College in 1961, Concordia Language Villages boldly and optimistically pursues a vision of peace and understanding by introducing learners to the languages and cultures of the world.
Youth and adults of all language experience levels can choose from on-site learning options ranging from a weekend to four weeks. Most programs take place in architecturally authentic villages just outside Bemidji, Minn.Find a Program
Many villagers choose to continue their global education at Concordia College. While there, students hone their language skills working as counselors at the Villages' summer and academic year programs.Work at the Villages