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.

Nursing: Yesterday and Today

Nursing through the years at CCU

  Like most job roles, nursing has evolved over the years. From the uniforms to the technology used in nursing care, this industry looks completely different from the inside out than it did even 50 or 60 years ago. Then The way nurses took a patient’s temperature was different in the past. Many nurses used … Continued

The 5 Highest Paying Careers in Counseling for 2015

The 5 Highest Paying Careers in Counseling for 2015

You know what’s so great about counseling? It lets you effect lasting, genuine changes in people’s lives while furnishing you with a comfortable lifestyle. The wages are decent, the demand is high, and the versatility within the profession is great. Getting your counseling degree online gives you access to opportunities and viability for years to … Continued

10 Different Types of Nursing Fields That Pay Well

10 Types of Nursing Jobs That Pay Well

Nurses find joy in helping others; it’s why they do what they do. But not all nursing specialties are created equal, so finding the right field or specialization among the different types of nursing fields can make a big difference in your income potential. To help you get ideas for your career, here are the … Continued

6 Career Counseling Jobs You Can Land With a MAC

6 jobs you can land with a mac degree

Excellent communication skills, keen listening skills and a high level of compassion make a great start for a career in counseling. Add a master of arts degree in counseling (MAC) to the mix and you’ve just pushed the door open even further. A masters degree in counseling can help you land any number of career … Continued

100+ Year Old Nursing Practices You Won’t Believe!

100 year old nursing practices you won't believe

The next time you start your nursing shift, be glad you’re not clocking in back in 1887 when some wild rules governed nursing practice standards. By that time, the Civil War had already helped give rise to the practice of nursing in hospitals instead of at people’s home. It also catapulted nursing into a credentialed … Continued