Concordia University Chicago


At Concordia University Chicago (CUC), we are proud to provide students around the world with an outstanding education which encompasses tradition and academic innovation. Our history of excellence has turned us into a byword for the highest standards of teaching. With a wide portfolio of programs to choose from, you will be able to select a degree that corresponds to your personal and professional aims.

Our professors are eager to share their years of professional experience with you, and you’ll benefit from their insight, expertise, and willingness to advise you on all matters relating to your studies. With CUC, you will receive dedicated support at every step of your educational journey.


  • Nationally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
  • Illinois State Board of Education
  • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Council for Accreditation of Counselling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • The College of Business is a member of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and a candidate for the additional specialized accreditation by ACBSP


  • CUC has been selected as a 2016-17 College of Distinction. The university has been part of a select group of colleges to earn this prestigious recognition since 2010
  • CUC ranked 77th out of 156 regional Midwest universities in 2015 by US News and World Report
  • CUC was voted 96th out of 684 master’s-degreegranting universities in 2013 by Washington Monthly
  • Graduate with a globally recognized MBA/Master’s degree
  • CUC ensures that our international students get the right skills and support so they can successfully complete their studies. Our Seminar in Higher Education assists with the transition to graduate level studies in the USA; it is an essential part of all programs for international students
  • Choose to study for 1 or 2 years with our with our flexible program-pacing options
  • CUC ranks as the second best education school in Illinois by Best Education
  • CUC ranks as the fourth best education school in the Midwest by Best Education
  • CUC ranks as the 17th best education school in the USA by Best Education
  • Benefit from being taught by our highly dedicated and experienced faculty
  • Enjoy a more personalized learning experience with small classes
  • Be part of a vibrant social scene with our many clubs, societies, sports teams, and campus activities
  • Access great facilities, including computer labs, library, fitness center, running track, tennis courts, and much more
  • Study in Chicago, one of the world’s greatest cities
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Welcome to Concordia University Chicago

Location address
Chicago, Illinois, US
Location address
USA Online, US