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.

Student Spotlight – Kristin Valenti, Health Care Administration

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  For many adults, the idea of going back to school can be stressful. Adding another time-consuming element to a busy life can be a struggle, but it is doable—and worth the time and commitment required to get a degree as an adult. Meet Kristin Valenti. She’s a College of Adult and Graduate Studies student … Continued

CCU Makes Getting a Degree Online Easier for Adult Students

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  If you want the achievement of getting your degree as an adult, but you don’t have time to take classes on campus, then you can relate to most adult students. That’s why the College of Adult and Graduate Studies at CCU offers online classes through our online learning platform, Blackboard. Whether you have years … Continued

5 Ways to Involve Your Family in Your Adult Education

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  As important as adult education is, it can sometimes compete with family time. And if you’re one of many adults that has children, you know that it’s oftentimes hard to find any time between taking the kids to school, preparing dinner and taking them to activities. Colorado Christian University acknowledges that many adults have … Continued

CCU Adult Education – Flexible Programs For Busy Adults

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For a lot of adults that want to further their education, there’s a lot of thought put into the idea of going back to school. Most adults have a lot of responsibilities already, including a full-time career, family life and travel. So, time management can be a big concern when making the decision to add … Continued

5 Ways Adult Students Can Balance Family, Work and School at CCU

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You’ve signed up to begin acquiring your degree from Colorado Christian University and it hits you: How am I supposed to balance college with my already busy work schedule and family life? Well, you’re not alone. Most adult students have little to no extra time for themselves, but they want the accomplishment of getting their … Continued