Adult students returning to college to advance in their careers, begin a new career or just to better themselves, have several degree programs from which to choose at Colorado Christian University. CCU Business Degrees are a popular choice as they afford the graduate a number of career options upon graduation, and online business degree programs allow adult students to work on a business degree while working full-time out of the home or while taking care of the family at home.

CCU offers a Master’s Degree in Counseling for those students who would like to devote their careers to counseling others facing various crises in their lives. Criminal Justice is a recent addition to the CCU degree program list, and you can obtain an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or criminal justice certificate in this rapidly-growing program. All criminal justice programs at CCU have been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. If you’re a gifted educator, you may want to pursue a Master’s Degree in Curriculum & instruction at CCU. This graduate degree is for teachers who wish to be curriculum developers, corporate trainers and adult educators.

Nursing programs at CCU include the RN-BSN program and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. The online format of the RN-BSN degree allows registered nurses to complete their coursework from home without ever having to step foot on campus.

Online degree programs are becoming very popular at CCU as adults are finding the convenience of studying on their own schedule and not having to physically attend classes on campus allow them to continue with their career and familial responsibilities while furthering their education.

Adult Students – 5 Ways to Earn a Degree Faster

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Many adults interested in going back to school have a lot of concerns, and one of the biggest is how long it takes to earn a degree. Since the majority of adults have a full-time job and other responsibilities, the thought of being committed to a degree program for any amount of time between one … Continued

What Can You do With a Master’s in Public Administration?

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If you have already earned your bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree in public administration can prepare you for a multitude of roles within a nonprofit, a large business organization, or with the government. Colorado Christian University offers an online MPA degree, which allows you to balance your professional career and personal life with the accomplishment … Continued

How to Choose an MBA Concentration

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Whether you’re interested in starting your own business, becoming the vice president of a company, or simply growing as a business professional, a master’s degree in business (MBA) can offer you an abundant education that may take your career to another level. If you are considering an MBA degree, you might have more options than … Continued

What is a Christian Counselor – A CCU Professor’s Perspective

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Dr. Andrew Wichterman is an assistant professor in Colorado Christian University’s Master of Arts in Counseling program, offered through the College of Adult and Graduate Studies. Read his bio below. Question: “How can you be a Christian counselor in a secular setting?” The question here is not how a counselor conducts Christian counseling but how … Continued

When is the Best Time to Start a Master’s Degree Program?

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Are you considering going back to school to earn your master’s degree? Although you might have mixed feelings about it, getting your master’s degree can be personally rewarding, financially beneficial, and inspirational. Since we understand the kind of thought that goes into debating whether or not to attend grad school, we created a checklist that … Continued