Graduation. The day that college students across the country dream about for years. Graduation day brings a deluge of emotions, most are positive like joy, pride, and excitement, but the big day can also bring some not-so-positive emotions like dread and even fear. After all, for the past few years (or months, depending on your … Continued
Archive: Adult Learners
Adult learners face unique challenges and often must balance their Colorado Christian University course work with family and career responsibilities. CCU faculty and staff realize that financial concerns often prevent many adults from returning to school to earn an undergraduate or graduate degree to further their career, to better themselves or to pursue a field they have always been interested in but have never had the time or the money to explore. Adult students at CCU often find our online degree programs are perfect for their busy lives. Thousands of adult students have earned degrees from CCU without ever having stepped foot on campus. Adult learners who take their courses online are able to communicate with instructors and classmates, turn assignments in via email, view classroom presentations and even take part in study groups all from their home computer. To learn more about online programs for adult learners, please read the Adult Degree Completion Student Admissions page.
Colorado Christian University is proud to have a diverse student population of all races, ethnicity, socioeconomic status and Christian denominations. The application for admissions to CCU is a bit more involved for international students, but CCU faculty and staff are here to help. Let’s take a look at general information international students should know regarding … Continued
Adult students are unique in many ways. Unlike students fresh out of high school, older students bring something to the college classroom that many younger students are simply unable to due to their age: years of life experience. But what good is life experience when it comes to earning your degree? Colleges and universities around … Continued
Colorado Christian University faculty and staff encourage adult students to seek out ways to help you through your bachelor’s degree programs. For instance, testing for credit through the CLEP (College Level Exam Program) and DSST (formerly DANTES Subject Standardized Tests) is one quick and economical way to gather credits for general education and elective hours … Continued
One of the most common questions adults returning to higher education have is how a college degree (or advanced degree such as a master’s or higher) will affect earnings potential upon graduation. It’s a very good question but not one that is easily answered. A number of factors will be considered when determining the salary … Continued