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.

What Kind of Degree Can Help a Pastor Succeed?

A pastor can get a biblical studies or theological studies degree so that they succeed in the church.

If you feel called to lead a community of people toward Jesus Christ, becoming a pastor may be the right career for you. But in order to become a leader in the church, the position of a church pastor might require some additional education and experience. Although seminary is a great option for becoming a … Continued

Communications FAQs – What Can You Do With a Communications Degree?

A man is sitting at his desk at his communications job.

Did you know that people spend about 75% of their time every day communicating? What’s even more interesting is that 80% of that communication is non-verbal. If you’re looking to get into a career that will always be in demand, a communications degree can be a great start to a long and interesting career. And, … Continued

Job Tips – What to do Before, During, and After a Job Interview

Professionals prepare to go into an interview with the help of job interview tips.

One of the most exciting aspects of looking for a new job is receiving a phone call or email stating that you’ve been chosen to interview for the position. That excitement then usually turns into stress thinking about interviewing with a new company. However, a job interview doesn’t have to be stressful if you go … Continued

CCU’s President Sweeting – From Daydreamer to Doctorate

Colorado Christian University's president, Donald W. Sweeting, sits in his office at CCU.

If you’re an adult who’s interested in going back to school to earn your degree, the idea of homework, exams, and educational commitment might sound a bit overwhelming — and having to balance academics with your already busy work life and family life might add even more stress to the mix. After all, you might … Continued

Adult Education – Why attend Colorado Christian University?

Why attend CCU?

If you’re thinking about earning your degree, chances are you are doing plenty of research to decide which school is the best for you. You’ll probably look at many factors, including: degree programs, programs for adult students, flexible schedules, tuition cost, online options, and more. Researching different colleges can be a lot of work, so … Continued