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

6 Ways Adult Students Can Prepare For Graduation

A student in the College of Adult and Graduate Studies is graduating from CCU.

If you’re an adult student who is about to graduate from college, you must be so excited! The end is near, and we’re so thrilled to share this moment with you. Even though you’ve been waiting for this moment for years, there are some things you should do before you walk across the stage and … Continued

Job Tips – What to do Before, During, and After a Job Interview

Professionals prepare to go into an interview with the help of job interview tips.

One of the most exciting aspects of looking for a new job is receiving a phone call or email stating that you’ve been chosen to interview for the position. That excitement then usually turns into stress thinking about interviewing with a new company. However, a job interview doesn’t have to be stressful if you go … Continued

CCU’s President Sweeting – From Daydreamer to Doctorate

Colorado Christian University's president, Donald W. Sweeting, sits in his office at CCU.

If you’re an adult who’s interested in going back to school to earn your degree, the idea of homework, exams, and educational commitment might sound a bit overwhelming — and having to balance academics with your already busy work life and family life might add even more stress to the mix. After all, you might … Continued

10 Things You Should Do When You Want to Switch Careers

Two men are networking at an event to discuss switching careers.

When you were younger, you were probably asked this question a lot: “What do you want to do when you grow up?” And for many of us, years and years later, this question’s answer has already changed many times. You might have started working in business, and then you transitioned into the tech field. Or … Continued

Adult Education – Why attend Colorado Christian University?

Why attend CCU?

If you’re thinking about earning your degree, chances are you are doing plenty of research to decide which school is the best for you. You’ll probably look at many factors, including: degree programs, programs for adult students, flexible schedules, tuition cost, online options, and more. Researching different colleges can be a lot of work, so … Continued