Joint Degree with Concordia University Chicago

Oak Point University offers a unique joint degree program with Concordia University

Oak Point University and Concordia University Chicago have entered into a partnership to offer a joint degree nursing program and a joint degree health information management program (HIM). The joint degree program allows Concordia University students to spend their first two years taking pre-professional general education and science courses in preparation for applying to the nursing or HIM program at Oak Point University. Graduates will receive a joint degree from Concordia University Chicago and Oak Point University and will be awarded one diploma with both institutions listed.

Learn more about our BSN program and admissions requirements.

Learn more about our HIM program and admissions requirements.

Learn more about what it’s like to get a joint degree from Concordia and Oak Point. Hear first-hand from our students in this issue of the Concordia Forester Magazine.


About Concordia University Chicago

Concordia University Chicago is a liberal arts-based Christian university in the Lutheran tradition. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business College of Education, and College of Graduate and Innovative Programs, Concordia offers more than 100 areas of study in small classes taught by professors who are passionate about teaching and student success.

Concordia University Chicago was named as the second fastest growing campus among private nonprofit master’s institutions nationally by The Chronicle of Higher Education’s 2011 Almanac Edition. For the third consecutive year, combined undergraduate and graduate enrollment has exceeded more than 5,000 students. Concordia University Chicago is located in River Forest, 10 miles west of downtown Chicago. Learn more at

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