Apr 26, 2017
When Concordia’s Healthcare Administration program started 50 years ago, it was filling a much-needed gap – training students to be rural healthcare administrators.
The college’s hospital administration program started in 1966 through funding from the Higher Education Act of 1965. Dr. Paul Dovre recalled how Dr. Ted Heimarck and others from the college worked to secure the funding that would help with program…
Feb 13, 2017
Investment professionals working to obtain the Chartered Market Technician credential can gain valuable assistance through the Concordia College CMT test prep course.
The program will be offered online but in a live, interactive format through the college’s Offutt School of Business. The new program is an excellent fit with the business school’s finance program.
“Due to the rapid growth of the finance major…
Apr 18, 2016
For five students in Concordia’s Offutt School of Business, the problem found in a case study was as complex as it gets in banking.
Marty wanted to buy the family-owned trucking business. All he needed was a plan to finance the $6 million purchase.
Enter: Brandon Nelson ’16, Jordan Bancroft ’16, Benny Haug ’16, Landon Poss ’16 and Isaac Nepstad ’17. They found a way to…Academics Alumni
Nov 23, 2015
For Bryan Boll '96, farming was his dream. Today, Boll farms 6,000 acres, and he approaches farming with sustainability and entrepreneurship in mind.Alumni Outcomes
Oct 19, 2015
Two Cobber alumni named to Accounting Today's Top 100 Most Influential People.
Accounting Today's Top 100 Most Influential People in accounting list is full of important people – President Barack Obama even has a place. Included in this list are two leaders in accounting, Jay Hanson '79 and Stan Mork '78, who both got…Outcomes Alumni
Sep 02, 2015
Kjerstin Engebretson ’16 connects with people from around the world, all from her desk as an intern at Microsoft Fargo.
Engebretson always knew she would end up working in some kind of international business, so an internship at Microsoft seemed the perfect fit.
“You can’t get much more global than Microsoft,” she says.
A double major in business and global…Academics
Jun 26, 2015
Dr. K. Brewer Doran begins in August. She comes from Salem State University in Massachusetts, where she is dean of the Bertolon School of Business.
Dr. K. Brewer Doran will be the next dean of Concordia’s Offutt School of Business.
She begins Aug. 14.
“I am thrilled to be joining the Offutt School of Business at Concordia,” Doran says. “Thanks to the efforts of Dean Greg Cant, the faculty…
Jun 18, 2015
Corey Foyt '16 is building his résumé by interning at a thriving startup.
In the past year, the Zimmerman, Minn., native has met with business representatives from as far away as Oslo, Norway. He has finessed technology that helps a new health clinic better serve its patients.
He has also interacted with executive…Academics
May 05, 2015
Recent Concordia graduate Christopher Haugdahl ’15 is wholly prepared to launch his career.
Having taken advantage of various unique opportunities at Concordia, Haugdahl is wholly prepared to launch his career at Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), an international agriculture business.
Shortly after graduation, the Henning, Minn., native…Alumni
May 01, 2015
In the past year, Corey Foyt ’16 has met with business representatives from as far away as Oslo, Norway. He has finessed technology that helps a new health clinic better serve its patients.
He has also interacted with executive teams from some of the largest health systems in the Upper Midwest.
These experiences are valuable for anyone’s résumé, and he’s not even a full-time employee at Intelligent InSites in Fargo.
May 01, 2015
Fargo-Moorhead is no longer a drive-by community – it’s the place to be.
This past year, the community that is home to Concordia College landed on the top of a USA Today list of cities that are born of deep demographic shifts and the power of technology. Dubbed “millennial magnets,” these cities are attracting 20-something…Alumni
Mar 30, 2015
In order for team members to accomplish their goals, they first must have a cohesive culture.
That was just one piece of advice shared by George Halvorson ’70 during the Offutt School Presents event March 26 in Minneapolis.
Halvorson presented his lecture, “Building a Culture of Success,” to about 160 business leaders and Concordia…Academics
Mar 10, 2015
Building on its rich tradition of producing exceptional leaders, Concordia has innovated a whole new way of doing business.
Jan 05, 2015
Cedric Foudjet ’12 used his experience at Concordia to connect current students with medical innovators in Africa.
Foudjet grew up in Cameroon. There he was surrounded by family members and peers who used their intelligence and imagination to create new technologies and ideas.
So when Foudjet came to the United States, he was surprised that his peers had…Alumni
Dec 30, 2014
When Brandon MacLeod ’14, Moorhead, graduated in December, he had real-life trading experiences to bolster his resume.
The finance major has been working toward a career in financial advising and portfolio management through Concordia’s Offutt School of Business.
MacLeod is also one of 20 students participating in the Offutt School’s Scheel Investment Fund…Academics