Whether you are finishing a degree or pursuing a career change, Concordia University, St. Paul offers associate and bachelor’s degree programs that fit your needs and busy life. Our flexible, student-centered accelerated programs connect scholarly thought to action, bridging the gap between theory and practice by encouraging you to draw on the knowledge you have already learned on the job and in life. Full financial aid in the form of grants and loans may be available.

Our partnerships with many area community colleges offer students a streamlined opportunity to take the next step in their education. If you have an associate degree, you can benefit from a seamless transfer of credits allowing you to maximize the value of your current education and get a head start on your next degree at CSP. Additionally, transfer students are eligible for a $2,000 partnership scholarship that can be applied toward your bachelor’s degree.

Student profile

1,012 students enrolled in nontraditional programs

44% of total undergraduate enrollment

Areas of study offered
Program type

Accelerated/cohort model, 7-week courses

Pre-Licensure Nursing is year round, 14-week courses

Program schedule

Classes meet on campus or online, weeknights or on select community college campuses.

Fall (Sept. - Dec.)
Spring (Jan.- March)
Summer (May - July)

Credit transfer

Learn more on the CSP Transfer page

Application deadlines

Fall: Aug. 1
Spring: Dec. 1
Summer: April 1


Application fee: None

Cost per credit: $420 for general education courses; view all non-traditional undergraduate tuition and fees


Concordia offers a competitive tuition rate as well as several scholarship opportunities if qualifications are met. Visit the CSP scholarship page for details.

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