College of Adult and Graduate Studies Blog

The CAGS blog is your hub for all things adult education!  Future, current and past CCU students now have a spot on the web to talk job tips, adult education financial aid, local and national networking, and exchange their experiences.  Blog posts from CCU students and friends of CAGS will engage and inspire you to take your career and adult education to the next level.

Recent Posts

How to Explain Your Education Level in an Interview

A woman used job interview tips about how to discuss education.

Interviewing for a new job can be stressful. Not only do you have to compete with other applicants, you also have to answer some uncomfortable questions. For many, one of these questions is about the amount of education they’ve received thus far. Whether you never went to college, you didn’t graduate yet, or you have … Continued

What Can You do With a Master’s in Public Administration?

A master's in public administration student is posing for a photo.

If you have already earned your bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree in public administration can prepare you for a multitude of roles within a nonprofit, a large business organization, or with the government. Colorado Christian University offers an online MPA degree, which allows you to balance your professional career and personal life with the accomplishment … Continued

How to Choose an MBA Concentration

A man earned his MBA degree in order to effectively lead and manage his team of employees.

Whether you’re interested in starting your own business, becoming the vice president of a company, or simply growing as a business professional, a master’s degree in business (MBA) can offer you an abundant education that may take your career to another level. If you are considering an MBA degree, you might have more options than … Continued

What is a Christian Counselor – A CCU Professor’s Perspective

A professional counseling is having a counseling session with a patient.

Dr. Andrew Wichterman is an assistant professor in Colorado Christian University’s Master of Arts in Counseling program, offered through the College of Adult and Graduate Studies. Read his bio below. Question: “How can you be a Christian counselor in a secular setting?” The question here is not how a counselor conducts Christian counseling but how … Continued

When is the Best Time to Start a Master’s Degree Program?

An adult student is studying on his computer to earn an online master's degree.

Are you considering going back to school to earn your master’s degree? Although you might have mixed feelings about it, getting your master’s degree can be personally rewarding, financially beneficial, and inspirational. Since we understand the kind of thought that goes into debating whether or not to attend grad school, we created a checklist that … Continued