If you are an adult contemplating returning to school to earn an associate’s, bachelor’s or master’s degree, there are several factors that must be taken into consideration when it comes to deciding whether to pursue your degree online or actually attend classes on campus. There are many aspects of your current life that must be … 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.
More and more adult students are now seeking their MBA degrees online due to career and family responsibilities that affect the amount of time they can devote to traveling to school and attending classes on campus. A Master of Business Administration (MBA) from CCU may be the perfect online degree for your busy schedule and … Continued
What is a non-traditional student? You will often hear adults going back to college referred to as “non-traditional” students, but what does that mean, exactly? Non-traditional students are typically re-entry or adult students generally ages 25-69 who have decided to pursue a degree or certificate for various reasons. Non-traditional students are often female, but males … Continued
In a continuous effort to provide our students information about Colorado Christian University and its mission of cultivating knowledge and love of God in a Christ-centered educational/spiritual community of learners and scholars, CCU offers Information Sessions for anyone interested in learning about the CCU educational/spiritual family. Here, students can learn more about CCU, its strategic … Continued
Discovering how adults learn is more than just an esoteric obsession by elite academicians. Instead, the study of how adults learn is an important endeavor in many college programs today. With a growing number of adults entering the college scene, the study of andragogy—the science of learning strategies for adults—is an issue of critical importance. … Continued