College of Adult and Graduate Studies Blog

The CAGS blog is your hub for all things adult education!  Future, current and past CCU students now have a spot on the web to talk job tips, adult education financial aid, local and national networking, and exchange their experiences.  Blog posts from CCU students and friends of CAGS will engage and inspire you to take your career and adult education to the next level.

Recent Posts

5 Colorado Farms to Visit This Fall

Places to pick pumpkins in Colorado

Fall has officially arrived in Colorado. And if you’re looking for ways to enjoy the cooler weather, changing leaves, and seasonal produce, there are endless opportunities to get out and enjoy the fall season. Whether you’re looking to go on a road trip to pick fresh apples or you’re looking for some family entertainment, here … Continued

Student Spotlight – Kristin Valenti, Health Care Administration

health care administration student

  For many adults, the idea of going back to school can be stressful. Adding another time-consuming element to a busy life can be a struggle, but it is doable—and worth the time and commitment required to get a degree as an adult. Meet Kristin Valenti. She’s a College of Adult and Graduate Studies student … Continued

5 Different Jobs you can get with a Nursing Degree

jobs you can get with a nursing degree

As one of the fields in greatest demand, a nursing degree opens the door for healthcare opportunities all over the world. From delivering babies to caring for patients with acute or chronic illness, nursing professionals can be found in a variety of settings including doctor’s offices, hospitals, home care, nursing homes, schools and more. Without … Continued

CCU Makes Getting a Degree Online Easier for Adult Students

online degree programs

  If you want the achievement of getting your degree as an adult, but you don’t have time to take classes on campus, then you can relate to most adult students. That’s why the College of Adult and Graduate Studies at CCU offers online classes through our online learning platform, Blackboard. Whether you have years … Continued