Concordia University - Nebraska

800 N Columbia Ave - Seward, NE 68434
  • Region: Plains States
  • Campus Setting: Small Town
  • Size: Small

By intentionally intersecting Christian faith, life experiences and excellent academics, Concordia University, Nebraska equips men and women for lives of learning, service and leadership in the church and world, developing them to fulfill a higher purpose in their career and throughout their vocations in life.

A fully accredited, coeducational university located in Seward, 25 miles west of Lincoln, the state capitol, Concordia currently serves more than 2,600 students and is ranked in the top tier of U.S. News and World Report's Best Midwest Regional Universities.

The university offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate and professional programs, including education, business administration, biology and other sciences, Christian educational leadership and theology, exercise science, psychology, behavioral science and criminal justice, to name a few. Ninety-eight percent of recent graduates attended graduate school or were employed within six months of graduation.

Commitment to academics and personal development extends beyond the classroom. Concordia has the most NAIA Scholar-Athletes of all time. The CUNE athletics program earned the All-Sports Trophy for its conference in 2014-15. Students have opportunities to express and develop themselves through art, music, theatre, speech and debate and student organizations. For more information, visit

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About Concordia University - Nebraska

Founded in 1894 by The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, Concordia University, Nebraska is a private, coeducational institution of higher learning. The main campus is located in Seward, Neb. (population 7,000), about 25 miles west of Lincoln, the state capital. The graduate school and degree completion program are based in Lincoln.

Mission Statement

Concordia University, Nebraska is an excellent academic and Christ-centered community equipping men and women for lives of learning, service and leadership in the church and world.