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Concordia College Alabama
TypePrivate, HBCU
Religious affiliationLutheran Church - Missouri Synod
PresidentRev. Dr. Tilahun M. Mendedo
LocationSelma, Alabama, United States
ColorsGreen and Yellow
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Concordia College Alabama is a college of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod's Concordia University System, located in Selma, Alabama, in the United States. It is the only historically black college in the Concordia System.

Concordia College is one of ten colleges and universities of the Concordia University System of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.


The college was founded in 1922.


Concordia College's Bakke Hall and the Dormitory, completed in 1928, were both added to the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage on June 19, 1997.[2]

Organization and administration

The college president is Rev. Dr. Tilahun M. Mendedo.

Academic profile

The college has 719 students.[3]

Student life


The Concordia College sports teams, collectively known as the Hornets, compete in men's intercollegiate basketball, soccer, football, and baseball along with women's intercollegiate softball, track, soccer, golf, volleyball.

See also

  • List of historically black colleges of the United States


  1. "CUS enrollment hits new record high of 28,421". Retrieved 28 October 2011.
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  3. "CUS enrollment hits new record high of 28,421". Retrieved 28 October 2011.