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
Archive: CAGS Degree Programs
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.
To truly enjoy your work, you need have a passion for it and see its value. Are you interested in health care? Do you want the prospect to work in a rapidly growing career field? Health care administrators have a great opportunity to be a leader and make a difference in their communities. Being a … Continued
Nurses are a notoriously hygienic bunch, washing their hands multiple times each day. Mix in the harsh winter weather, and you can end up with itchy, chapped, dehydrated skin. The answer to extremely dry hands is not to stop the washing, but rather to add a rich and soothing hand lotion to your routine. We … Continued
Even during recessions, healthcare is one of the few industries in America that continue to grow. No matter the state of the economy, people still get sick and need care to get better. There are many health services administration jobs that are vital to the successful care of patients and don’t directly interact with patient … Continued
While many choose their career path based upon their passions, interests and talents, salary potential is also a key player when it comes to deciding what level of education to pursue. A career in nursing can be fairly lucrative depending on which nursing degree programs you choose and in which parts of the country you practice. … Continued