School of Professional Studies | Concordia University Irvine

School of Professional Studies

Providing professional learning opportunities for students seeking
General Education, Bachelor's, Nursing, and Master's degrees

Dr. Mike Shurance, Dean

Guided by the Lutheran tradition of vocation, the School of Professional Studies serves and cultivates the curious, through transformational learning communities to discover and utilize their gifts for meaningful service.

With this mission statement we invite you to become part of the Concordia family as an adult, graduate and professional learner. Our school strives to provide learning opportunities and degrees for adults who seek General Education, Bachelor’s degrees, Master's degrees, or a nursing degree (ABSN, RN-BSN, and MSN). We also are developing certificate programs that combine Concordia academic programs with nationally known professional certificate providers.

Concordia’s beautiful campus and accessible location provide an attractive environment to learn and grow with others. We are also enhancing our hybrid and online offerings to equally serve students who cannot join us in Irvine. Our staff is eager to assist you in exploring how we can assist you with your educational goals.

Please explore the following pages on our website and consider extending your learning through study at Concordia University Irvine.

General Education

Our general education program meets you where you are. Consider it your starting point to complete the requirements you need to earn a four-year college degree. You will experience our innovative online delivery system, engaging faculty, and distinctive Core Curriculum in courses uniquely designed to fit your lifestyle. This program is built to prepare you for success in your chosen field and future career.

Bachelor's Degrees

Our programs offer an undergraduate degree in business administration and leadership, liberal arts, organizational psychology, and healthcare management.

Online Bachelor's Degrees

Undergraduate Programs

For traditional undergraduate students, the School of Professional Studies also offers bachelor's degrees in:

School of Professional Studies Handbook

Nursing Degrees

The Nursing Program has been uniquely designed for students to learn the necessary knowledge and advanced skills to provide excellence in caring, compassionate, and competent nursing care.

Nursing Program