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Concordia Seminary

Saint Louis, MO
University Website: www.csl.edu
Apply Online: www.csl.edu/admissions/
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Concordia Seminary is located in Clayton, Missouri, an inner-ring suburb on the western border of St. Louis, Missouri. The institution's primary mission is to train pastors, deaconesses, missionaries, chaplains, and church leaders for the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod (LCMS). The current president of the seminary is the Rev. Dr. Dale Meyer.

Concordia Seminary is the second oldest Lutheran seminary (Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, established in 1826, being the oldest), and one of the largest Seminaries in the United States. Founded in 1839, the seminary initially resided in Perry County, Missouri. In 1849 it was moved to St. Louis, and in 1926 the current campus was built. Concordia shares the duty of clerical training for the LCMS with Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

The St. Louis institution was at one time considered the "theoretical" (i.e., academic) seminary of the LCMS while Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne was considered the "practical" seminary, although those distinctions are no longer widely recognized. Concordia Seminary currently offers a Master of Divinity degree leading to ordination, as well as Master of Arts, Master of Sacred Theology, Doctor of Ministry, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. The seminary is considered theologically conservative. It does not train women for ordination, and also promotes historical-grammatical interpretation of the Bible. It is an accredited member of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada and the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The radio station KFUO-AM 850 has its studios and transmitter tower on the campus; for many years the nationally-broadcast Lutheran Hour originated from this LCMS radio station.

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $0.00 avg tuition

801 Seminary Place
Saint Louis, MO 63105-3196
(314) 505-7000

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Areas of Study:

  • Theology And Religious Vocations
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Concordia Seminary

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Divinity/Ministry X
Theology/Theological Studies X

Scholarships for Students in Missouri

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UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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