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Online Student Experience

Discover What Online Has to Offer

There’s never been a better time to earn your degree. Flexible online programs from Concordia University, St. Paul allow you to go back to school on your terms, and around your busy schedule. 

Learn from industry experts, take advantage of valuable career services, and study on your own schedule. Whether you’re looking to advance in your current field, pursue a new career, or get your first degree, the CSP tradition of academic excellence sets you up for success.

Meet Your Support Team

When you’re an online student at Concordia, you have access to a supportive and energetic team that is dedicated to your success. Concordia’s support team is available to you through every step of your online education and includes academic advisors, enrollment counselors, and tuition specialists. Our team is here with one goal in mind: to help you discover where a Concordia degree can take you.

From day one, you’ll have someone in your corner. You’ll receive regular outreach from an experienced academic advisor who can assist with every aspect of your academic journey.

● Course registration

● Troubleshooting any problems

● Navigating your degree progress

You’ll have access to support when you’re deciding which online degree program is the best fit for you. Discover which program aligns with your goals and career path.

● Help with the application process

● Support during course enrollment

● Answers to any questions

Paying for your education does not have to be overwhelming. We have the support you need to make your online degree program as affordable as possible.

● Applying for financial aid

● Filling out the FAFSA®

● Finding scholarship opportunities

Student Resources

Enrolling in an online degree program at Concordia University, St. Paul means you’re serious about your education, your career, and your future — and so are we. In addition to a support team, you’ll have access to career services, tutoring, and much more.

Make the most out of your previous education and seamlessly transfer existing credits.

  • Free review of your previous credits
  • Determination of how many credits you can transfer into your desired program
  • Graduate as quickly as possible

It’s always helpful to learn from someone who knows what you’re experiencing. Our mentorship program provides an opportunity to speak to successful Concordia alumni.

  • 1:1 mentoring between students and alumni
  • Mentor matching based on background and experiences
  • Access to a specific platform for communicating with your mentor

Concordia provides ample library resources to its students. Take advantage of this large collection of digital assets to supplement your online college experience.

  • How-to videos
  • Concordia course books
  • Members in the largest library cooperative in Minnesota

Whether it’s a research paper, report, or homework, sometimes it feels like you need some assistance. We offer various services to help you overcome obstacles with your coursework.

  • Online writing & tutoring resources
  • 24-hour paper feedback
  • Research assistance

Receive expert assistance to achieve your goals.

  • Resume and cover letter writing assistance
  • Mock interviews and 1:1 phone appointments with a career advisor

Get a personalized login to Handshake, CSP’s job and internship board, to stay on top of ways to enhance your career.

  • More than 20,000 job and internship opportunities
  • Available to students and alumni with an online login

Get in front of top employers that are eager to connect with CSP’s current and former students.

  • More than 600 students and alumni attended various job fairs throughout the year
“It was very empowering to find Concordia and this online program that said, ‘You can do this and it can work in your life.'”
– Elizabeth Byrd, Online BA in Sport Management

Why CSP Online?

Listen to lectures, read texts, and complete coursework on your schedule.

Develop in-demand, career-ready skills that can immediately be applied in the workplace.

Learn from expert faculty members who are dedicated to your education and invested in your success.

Online degree programs at Concordia are affordable with convenient payment options, scholarship opportunities, military benefits, and more.

Transfer previously earned credits so you can earn your degree as quickly and affordably as possible.

Join the expansive CSP alumni network and instantly gain invaluable connections around the world.

A Guide to Online Learning

New to Online Learning?

CSP is proud to provide students with an exceptional online learning environment based in the Christian, liberal arts tradition. Our Guide to Online Learning is for graduating high school seniors, transfer students, and graduates looking to continue their education. It provides an in-depth look at the experience and benefits of online education at CSP so you can learn more about how our programs enable you to achieve your professional and career goals.

View Guide

Technology Requirements

Nothing throws a wrench in the life of an online student quite like tech problems. That’s why our IT team is here to help with 24/7 support. We also offer a virtual new student orientation to help you become familiar with our learning management system. From hardware to software and other media, we want to be sure you have the technology and support you need for your CSP online degree program.

A Webcam and Microphone

High-speed Internet Connection

Standard Operating System (Microsoft Windows or MacOS)

Additional Software (Java, QuickTime, Flash player, or Adobe Reader)