A completed Concordia University Chicago admission application
Official transcripts of all college coursework from each institution attended
Any foreign transcripts must be evaluated by a Concordia-Chicago approved international credentialing service. Concordia-Chicago accepts evaluations from Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE)
A certified document pledging financial support for the student's first year of study and without any unexpected events, enough funding from the same or an equally dependable source for the following years
Proof of graduation from a secondary school
72 (internet-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - CUC's DI code is 1140
6.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
6.0 on the Password Skills Test
Successful completion of Level 112 at an ELS Language School (ELS) or certificate of Completion of Program from an English Language Institute (ELI), along with a recommendation of the program director
At Concordia University Chicago, we strive to prepare graduates interested in what can be highly theoretical disciplines to be creative problem solvers and thinkers that reach practical solutions to real-world challenges – whether they are researchers, teachers, programmers or engineers.
Our liberal arts foundation provides communication skills that are essential to being effective in your career of choice.
Founded as a school for education, the university continues its long tradition of preparing excellent teachers. If you are seeking a middle or high school education major, you will take required math courses in combination with your education classes. We offer a fully accredited program leading to Illinois certification.
Mathematics majors at CUC have been very successful in gaining entrance to graduate programs at respected institutions across the country.
Mathematics Course Information
You may choose between a bachelor of arts (B.A.) or a bachelor of science (B.S.) degree.
B.A.: Required courses that cover calculus, mathematical proofs, algebra and complex analysis. This degree track allows you to choose from many math courses. You can even select a computer information systems course.
B.S.: Designed for students considering graduate school in mathematics, or who want to connect their interest in mathematics with another discipline such as accounting or the natural sciences. Through this track you will choose a specialization from natural science, pure mathematics, computer science or actuarial science.
Since mathematics complements many other disciplines, many students choose to minor in mathematics.
For details about required courses and course descriptions, please visit our online catalog.