Welcome to Concordia University

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At Concordia University we value your organization’s partnership and have the programs you need to grow in your career. We focus not only on developing what you know, but who you are and who you were made to be. Our flexible graduate and adult accelerated programs will help you live each day with a higher purpose and use your talents in the services of others. Explore more today.

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Tuition reimbursement and scholarships

Through the preferred partnership between Advocate Aurora Health and Concordia University Wisconsin, AAH team members who enroll in qualifying nursing programs at CUW are eligible for a higher rate of tuition reimbursement than with other schools. Only qualifying nursing programs are eligible for the preferred partner tuition reimbursement rate. All other CUW programs are subject to standard AAH tuition reimbursement policies.

Reimbursement rates subject to change.

Additionally, Concordia offers scholarships for Advocate Aurora Health team members:

Click here to start your application. Use code AURADV to waive the application fee.

Once you’re accepted into a qualifying program, fill out the Business Community Premier Partnership application and choose “Advocate Aurora Health” as your employer.

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Business Community Premier Partnership Scholarship Application

Policies and disclaimers
  1. Scholarship dollar amounts are examples based on three-credit courses. Actual amount per credit may vary
  2. Students must reapply for the scholarship each academic year
  3. Application must be submitted prior to the end of the first week of class and will not be retroactively applied to any course after the first week of class
  4. Scholarships for eligible, registered classes should usually disburse to your student account within one week of the financial aid office receiving your approval email
  5. Course completion is required to receive the scholarship
  6. Students may only apply to one Uncommon Scholarship per enrollment term
  7. Scholarships are not "stackable" with each other, other Concordia tuition discounts or Concordia scholarship programs

Why CUW?

  • Accelerated courses (6-8 weeks in length)
  • Flexible format – online, in-person at our main campus or virtual videoconferencing options
  • Real-world experience from highly qualified local professionals
  • Friendly staff will walk with you through every step of your educational journey
  • GMAT/GRE not required for Graduate admission

As an Advocate Aurora Health Premier Partner, you also automatically qualify for deferred tuition payment (due 45 days after the completion of your class). Concordia’s new payment plan allows you to split tuition into automatic monthly payments.

Featured programs

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: BSN Completion

As a nurse, you know that more and more hospitals are seeking nurses with BSN degrees. If you're a working RN with an associate's degree, our accelerated online RN to BSN program allows you to finish your BSN degree and help you move forward in your career. Our proven curriculum is ideal for students who value a faith-focused, forward-thinking nursing education but want to blend that process as seamlessly as possible with their current busy schedule.

Use code AURADV when applying to waive the application fee

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Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Practitioner

As a nurse, you're eager to help others and are ready to take what you've learned to the next level. Becoming a nurse practitioner gives you more independence and responsibility in providing complete care. You’ll develop strong relationships with your patients as you serve them at every step along the way, from prevention and health management to diagnosis and treatment. This is a great way to build on your experience and continue to use your talents to impact lives.

Use code AURADV when applying to waive the application fee

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Master of Science in Nursing - Healthcare Informatics

Advance your nursing career by making data work for you. In this program, you'll learn to improve processes and elevate patient care through analysis of healthcare information. Access, mine, manage, and explore data to boost health outcomes, both at the individual patient level and for larger populations. This program will give you the skills you need to continue to make a difference in a new way.

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Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator

In your nursing experience, you've seen first-hand the lasting impact you can make by providing exceptional care to your patients. Continue making an impact in a new way by becoming a nurse educator. Each of the nurses you mentor will go out into the field and provide the same quality care that you've learned to administer in your experience, exponentially expanding the reach of your passion for nursing.

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Doctor of Nursing Practice - Post BSN to DNP

You earned your BSN and have gained valuable experience working as a nurse. What's next? Our online BSN to DNP program builds on your existing knowledge and equips you with the highest level of education in nursing and the skills you need to become a nurse practitioner. You love helping people- take that to a whole new level with a DNP degree.

Use code AURADV when applying to waive the application fee

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Doctor of Nursing Practice - Post MSN to DNP

The Doctor of Nursing Practice is designed for those who feel called to the highest level of nursing practice or administration. With an emphasis in leadership, Concordia’s DNP positions you to be an agent for change in healthcare and a leader among your peers.

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If you have any questions on your organization’s partnership with Concordia University or about any of our programs, please contact us today:

Christy Call
Director of Community Outreach and Veteran Engagement


Eligible Programs

The following programs are eligible for Concordia's Uncommon Scholarships. Advocate Aurora Health preferred partner tuition reimbursement is limited to qualifying nursing programs. Select an academic school to review their available degrees.