Concordia University, Nebraska

Concordia is a private, coeducational institution of higher learning located in Seward, Nebraska. Founded in 1894 by The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, we provide an excellent Christian education in the online format with a focus on serving others. We welcome everyone pursuing a life of learning, service and leadership to make a difference in their communities and in the lives of others.

Like our on-campus students, online students join a community that supports the integration of faith, life and academic studies. Our online programs encourage your professional, personal and spiritual growth while allowing you to meet your family, professional and personal commitments.

Concordia looks to the future while embracing our heritage and philosophy of servant leadership. U.S. News & World Report ranks Concordia Nebraska among the top Midwest Regional Universities for 2015.

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Online courses are 8 weeks long with six starts per year.


Concordia University, Nebraska is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604; 800-621-7440;

MPH Overview

Online Master of Public Health

Identify community health issues and work to resolve complexities within the public health field with the online Master of Public Health (MPH) through Concordia University, Nebraska. 

Coursework provides practical foundations in public health concepts and incorporates the University’s mission to provide a Christ-centered education focused on serving others. Topics include:
Capstone Experience & Specializations

The online program includes a capstone experience with practicum and applied research to build competence in public health. Students can choose from two specializations to prepare them for leadership opportunities to impact their community. 
  • Community Health Education: Learn to identify areas where more health education is needed, and then to design, implement and evaluate programs to meet that need.
  • Health Policy and Administration: Take a high-level perspective on public health by learning how to organize programs, manage agencies, and impact policy and legislation. 
Cultivate solutions for the health of your community with the online MPH from Concordia Nebraska.

MHS Overview

Online Master of Human Services 

Grounded in Christian faith, Concordia University, Nebraska’s online Master of Human Services program will prepare you with the knowledge and skills to improve the quality of life in your community and increase access to vital resources.

Human Services Career Tracks

The Master of Human Services program offers a choice of four career tracks to compliment your career interests and goals.
  • Gerontology Track: Examine social policy and gerontological research, aging, long-term care administration, and ethical issues within communities.
  • Community Health Track: Design health intervention programs, understand population’s behaviors, and apply public health theory to a variety of health concerns.
  • Human Services Leadership and Management Track: Understand long-term care administration practices, population-based health care and nonprofit management including fundraising, grant writing and budgeting.
  • Custom Track: Students can customize their human services program by choosing electives to complement their career goals. 
Become the bridge between individuals and resources with a Christ-Centered Master of Human Services program at Concordia University, Nebraska.

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