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.

5 Ways an Undergraduate Certificate Program Can Boost Your Career

Many jobs allow you to get started with no more than a high school diploma, but after a while at the job you may find can’t advance without further training. This can happen even if you have a two- or four-year degree, if your skills aren’t quite in line with your work. The good news … Continued

How to Choose a College Major as an Adult

Students that attend college straight out of high school often have a major field of study in mind, based on conversations with counselors and years of prepping for the future. For adults deciding how to choose a college major, it can seem a bit more complicated. Many adults are working or have families, so they … Continued

How to Improve Yourself in 2014

As 2013 winds down, it’s natural to look back on the year that was and examine the progress you’ve made in the past year. Even if you didn’t do everything you set out to do at the beginning of the year, you’ve got another shot. Now is the time to take action if you want … Continued

3 Quick, Healthy & Delicious Dinner Recipes for Busy Families

Whether you are working full time, going to college to get your degree or working and going to college, there are some nights when you don’t want to be bothered with making a big deal over dinner. Some quick healthy dinner recipes will definitely fill the bill and your family will appreciate it. If they’re … Continued

How to Choose the Right Back-to-College in Colorado

Once you’ve decided to go back to college, that’s only the beginning. Whether your college education was interrupted or postponed, going back will give you more options for you and your family.  Your next step is figuring out how to choose the right college for your lifestyle and preferences. Online Courses VS On Campus Courses … Continued