Concordia Seminary’s primary purpose is to prepare men for the holy ministry of Word and Sacraments in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. The Seminary also offers advanced degree programs to qualified students of theology and serves as a center for theological research, scholarship, and continuing education of the clergy.


If you are interested in serving as a pastor or a deaconess in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, the Ministerial Formation program is for you. If you are interested in pursuing an advanced academic degree, you’ll want to explore our Advanced Studies program. Wherever God is leading you, know that we are here to serve and answer any questions you have. For more information about the various degrees and curricula, check out the menu on the right.

Concordia Seminary
801 Seminary Place
St. Louis, MO 63105
314-505-7229 (fax)