You’ve taken the first step towards leadership. And now that you’re pursuing a higher degree at Concordia University-Portland’s College of Education, you’re ready to take the next step. It all starts here, with a few tools, tips, links, and a little virtual guide gathering your materials and prepping for classes.

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NEXT MEd START DATE: August 20th
NEXT EdD START DATE: August 27th
Student Portal

The student portal is the gateway to earning your degree. Access your email, MyCU, and Blackboard.

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Student Portal

The student portal is the gateway to earning your degree. Access your email, MyCU, and Blackboard.

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YOUR NETWORK

Meet over 10,000 educational professionals who appreciate your drive

Concordia University-Portland is home to a strong and active support network of educational professionals who are eager to include new Cavaliers. We encourage you to browse our official alumni section and explore the full advantages of connecting with us – starting right now.

And don’t forget to join our private Facebook group created solely for current online students and alumni, where you can:

  • Ask questions or get advice from fellow education professionals. This community is only for College of Education MEd and EdD students, alumni, Enrollment Services, Student Services, and guests invited by Concordia University-Portland.

  • Contribute helpful resources and celebrate one another’s triumphs, discuss our challenges, and share interesting educational moments.

  • Gain access to special giveaways, professional development opportunities, and networking events.

Undergrad, MAT, or on-campus MEd or EdD students, click here for student resources.

ONLINE LEARNING

Join us on Blackboard – where it all comes together

Blackboard is the main course management system used by Concordia University-Portland. Faculty load course content in a confidential and class-specific manner, administer exams, deliver grades, and monitor discussion. For students, Blackboard can be used to submit assignments, read and post to class discussion boards, view materials uploaded by professors, take quizzes, and more. It’s intuitive and easy to use, with support available at every turn.

Click here watch a walkthrough on how to navigate an MEd course in Blackboard.

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Course Schedules

Master of education Program

Master of Education Program:

Class Begin Date Class End Date
July 16, 2018August 18, 2018
August 20, 2018September 22, 2018
September 24, 2018October 27, 2018
October 29, 2018December 1, 2018
December 3, 2018January 12, 2019
January 14, 2019February 16, 2019
February 18, 2019March 23, 2019
March 25, 2019April 27, 2019
April 29, 2019June 1, 2019
June 10, 2019July 13, 2019
July 15, 2019August 17, 2019
Doctorate of Education Program

Doctorate Program:

Class Begin Date Class End Date
June 25, 2018August 18, 2018
August 27, 2018October 20, 2018
October 22, 2018December 15, 2018
January 7, 2019March 2, 2019
March 4, 2019April 27, 2019

The full academic calendar, including add/drop/withdrawal deadlines, can be found here.

TEXTBOOKS & RESOURCES

Our libraries are always open—and the bookstore delivers

Full-text articles and journal databases are yours, with around-the-clock availability and 24/7 online libraries. And all of your textbooks are available through our partner MBS Direct with your student ID (G number).

Bookstore: We work closely with our textbook partner, MBS Direct, to guarantee you receive the best in education. The following directions walk you through how to order books for your classes.

  1. Visit http://bookstore.mbsdirect.net/education.cu-portland.htm

  2. Enter your student ID (G number).

  3. Review courses and required course materials listed.

  4. For each course material listed, choose an option, then select “Add Selected to Cart.”

  5. Select “Proceed to Checkout.”

  6. Review cart and select “Check Out Now.”

  7. Log into your account. (New users will be required to create an account.)

  8. Verify shipping address.

  9. Select shipping method.

  10. Choose payment option.

  11. Review and finalize order.

For customer service, visit the bookstore’s support section, or call directly at 800-325-3252.

Watch a quick video on ordering your textbooks here.
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Program Handbooks

Please take your time to read through the program handbook to fully understand what is expected of you as a Cavalier in one of Concordia University’s degree programs. Download the latest version here:

MEd PROGRAM HANDBOOK EdD PROGRAM HANDBOOK

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Check out the answers to our most common FAQs

I can’t log into my class. What should I do?
What about learning disabilities and accommodations?
Do I have to follow a class schedule or can I take courses when I want?
What if I have account or technology questions?
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How do I apply for graduation?
How can I check my grades?
What if I have a question about my grade?
What is the Academic Standing Policy for Concordia online graduate students?
Can I take two classes at once?
How do I access the online library resources?
What if I need to take time off from my studies?
How can I find out more about the American Psychological Association (APA) format required for Discussion Board posts and in the formal writing I do?
What if I have a question, but do not know who to ask?
I have a Bachelor of Arts degree from a university in Canada. Does this degree satisfy the prerequisites of enrollment for your university?
What is the schedule for course sessions and breaks?
What are the dates to drop or withdraw from a class?
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