Why Concordia Accelerated Degrees?

Concordia University Ann Arbor's accelerated degree programs are designed for working adults like you. With the option to choose between online learning and virtual evening classes that meet once a week, you get complete control over your education without having to sacrifice your family life or your work schedule.


Evening Classes

One Night a Week

Virtual Classes

Education that fits your life.

Our accelerated courses are tailored to meet the unique needs of adult learners. We place a strong emphasis on the direct applicability of the course material so you can start applying your classroom knowledge at your job right away.

What does "Accelerated" mean?

In the accelerated format, you take one 8 week class at a time with the flexibility to choose between virtual and online classes or a mixture of both. If you ever need to take a break along the way, you can hit pause for as long as you want. Plus, we accept students on a rolling basis so you can start your program as soon as you’re accepted.

  • Virtual classes meet one night a week
  • All courses are 8 weeks in length
  • Small class sizes
  • Minimal group work outside of class
  • Up to 84 transfer credits accepted, including experiential learning credit
The Uncommon Approach

Personal attention


Take advantage of 1-1 guidance and care from our Academic and Career Advisors.


Learn from professors with real-world experience and valuable connections to industry leaders.

Military Friendly

Expect first-class service from our Veterans Services team as an Active, Reserve, or Veteran student.

Virtual Online

Flexible to fit your needs. You decide what works the best for your learning style!




  • Comfort of your own home
  • 8 week courses
  • Attend class live via Zoom™
  • Live professor instruction
  • Live classmate interaction
  • Academic and career advisor support


  • Comfort of your own home
  • No assigned class times
  • 8 week courses
  • Work at your own pace
  • Flexible course offerings
  • Online instructor support
  • Academic and career advisor support

Transfer Credits

Transferring credits gives you a head start on your accelerated education. We accept credits from past regionally accredited two- and four-year schools, military credits through JST or CCAF, and advanced placement tests like DSST and CLEP. We even consider your work experience. Click here to learn more about accelerated education Credit Transfer.

Get started today!

We accept students to our accelerated degree programs on a rolling basis—you can apply anytime! At Concordia, you’ll find a rich variety of accredited programs that combine high-quality academics with real-world preparation. You can start your application today or request to be contacted by one of our team members if you still have questions.

Frequently asked questions