Moved up five spots in US News & World ReportMoved up five spots in US News & World Report

For the third time in four years, Concordia University Wisconsin has advanced in the annual U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings.

The 137-year-old liberal arts university, located at 12800 North Lake Shore Drive, moved up five spots into a tie for 51st with two other schools in the Best Regional Universities-Midwest category.

“The new US News & World Report ranking of traditional academic programs provides yet another indication of the quality and value of a Concordia University education,” noted Senior Vice President of Academics Dr. William Cario.  Concordia had been rated 68th by U.S. News & World Report in 2014, which this year ranked 122 schools in the First Tier.

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— This story is written by Kali Thiel, director of university communications for Concordia University Wisconsin and Ann Arbor. She may be reached at or 262-243-2149.

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