Adult learners face unique challenges and often must balance their Colorado Christian University course work with family and career responsibilities. CCU faculty and staff realize that financial concerns often prevent many adults from returning to school to earn an undergraduate or graduate degree to further their career, to better themselves or to pursue a field they have always been interested in but have never had the time or the money to explore. Adult students at CCU often find our online degree programs are perfect for their busy lives. Thousands of adult students have earned degrees from CCU without ever having stepped foot on campus. Adult learners who take their courses online are able to communicate with instructors and classmates, turn assignments in via email, view classroom presentations and even take part in study groups all from their home computer.

The Truth About Earning Your Degree Online – Schmidlap’s Tips for Adult Students

Professor Schmidlap busts the top 5 myths about online degrees

Professor Schmidlap is the personal professional mascot for the College of Adult and Graduate Studies at Colorado Christian University. Like all CCU professors, he enjoys helping students succeed both in life and in their academic studies. We caught up with him and discussed the most common myths that adult students believe about earning their degree … Continued

Stress and Adult Students – How to Overcome it

An adult student is finding motivation for stress.

If you’re earning your degree as an adult student, balancing work, family life, and school can be stressful — especially while studying for exams and also making sure you give it your all at your job. But although getting your degree may be tough, we know you can do it! Whether you’re close to completing … Continued