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.
A few years ago, you may have not even known what Facebook and Twitter were, but like many other adults who initially thought these social media sites were a way for the “kids” to keep in touch with friends, you probably now realize that social media sites and professional connection sites such as LinkedIn and [...]Read the rest of this entry »
If you want to get a college degree (or a second one) but are not able to attend classes on campus regularly due to work and/or family responsibilities, you may want to explore the possibility of obtaining a college degree online. More and more adults are pursuing college degrees online because they want to advance [...]Read the rest of this entry »
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 [...]Read the rest of this entry »
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 [...]Read the rest of this entry »
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 [...]Read the rest of this entry »