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Concordia University at Austin is a private, co-educational institution of liberal arts and sciences located at Texas, United States. It was established in 1926 as Lutheran Concordia College of Texas. The university offers undergraduate and graduate degrees as well as an accelerated degree program for part-time and adult students. The university also operates satellite campuses in San Antonio, Houston, Fort Worth, and Fredericksburg. Concordia is a member of the Concordia University System. U. S. News and World Report ranks Concordia University at Austin among its list of ‘America's Best Colleges. 'Concordia's athletics department sponsors men's and women's sports teams. Their official mascot is the Tornados. The intercollegiate athletic teams of the university participate in NCAA Division III and also compete in the American Southwest Conference. The teams participate in sports including baseball, softball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, and volleyball.

Profile of Concordia University TexasThe main campus of Concordia is in Austin, TX (a large city). The school is a Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod institution. Concordia is a private, not-for-profit school. The school offers degrees up to the Master's degree.

Course Topics

Concordia students most commonly major in a field related to business and management.

Concordia Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies. In 2007, SAT verbal scores of half of students were 420 to 550. Three-fourths of students accepted in 2007 had SAT math scores of 430 or more. Students attending the school come from a variety of places, in and out of state.

Faculty
Concordia offers tenure to reward and retain some professors.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, the school had 1, 832 enrolled students. A large number of students at Concordia are 40 years old or older.

Student Life
The school is generally not a school for part-time students. Meal plans are available. Student athletes at the school belong to the American Southwest Conference for major sports.

The school reports its educational mission is:

"The mission of Concordia University Texas is to develop Christian leaders. "Concordia Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Business and Management109business, business management, business administration
Education and Teaching52education, elementary school teaching, secondary teaching
Liberal Arts45social studies, liberal arts and sciences, history, English, general studies
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy13health and physical Education
Religion and Philosophy13religious education, religious music
Media8communication studies
Science6biology
Security and Law Enforcement2criminal justice and administration
Mathematics1mathematics
Conservation and Resource Management0environmental science
Computer Science and Engineering0computer science
Contact: ConcordiaConcordia University Texas

3400 I-35 North

Austin, TX 78705-2799

General Phone: (512) 486-2000

http://www.concordia.edu

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