• Admissions for Adult Undergraduate and Degree Completion Students

    For adult students interested in beginning or completing their undergraduate degree, the College of Adult and Graduate Studies at Colorado Christian University offers a variety of flexible educational opportunities. These include bachelor's degree programs that open new doors for your career, associate degree programs to help you build a strong foundation, and certificate programs to give you that extra edge.

    In addition to small class sizes that enable you to network and build community with other adult students, CCU will help you achieve your educational goals by giving you the opportunity to attend classes at several convenient Colorado locations, as well as complete some or all of your classes online.

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    Applying for Admission

    The Adult Undergraduate Admission Application for CCU's College of Adult and Graduate Studies is available online. To apply for admission to CCU, first Create an Account. The information from this secure account will automatically be entered on your online admissions application, simplifying the process to complete the application.

    Admission Requirements

    • Complete the adult undergraduate application online.
    • Provide your enrollment counselor with a copy of your state-issued driver’s license or a state-issued identification card. This ID must include your photo and be within the expiration date. If you are an international student, contact your enrollment counselor.
    • Submit proof of your high school graduation or completion. This must be your high school transcript with graduation date, a copy of your high school diploma, or a copy of your high school equivalent certificate (GED).
    • If you are transferring credit from another college or university, provide official transcripts from each accredited institution attended. If you are currently enrolled, please request a final transcript be mailed upon graduation or completion of coursework. You may use our Institutional Transcript Request Form (PDF) to request your official college transcript(s).Your financial aid award and official degree plan may be altered at a later date upon receipt of additional transferable coursework.
    Mail all application-related materials to:

    Colorado Christian University
    CAGS Service Central
    8787 W. Alameda Ave.
    Lakewood, CO 80226

    Or, email AdmissionsSupport@ccu.edu.

    Admission to Licensure Programs

    Admission to a licensure program in the College of Adult and Graduate Studies does not guarantee licensure at the completion of the program. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure they meet all licensure requirements which often includes a background check.

    Admission Timelines

    Colorado Christian University’s College of Adult and Graduate Studies offers accelerated degree completion programs for adult students. Courses are typically offered in five-week blocks. You can enter CCU at the beginning of any adult studies course. This gives you the flexibility to start at virtually any time during the year. CCU operates on a standard semester time frame. Semesters include spring, summer, and fall.

    Non-Degree Seeking Students

    If you wish to take courses in Colorado Christian University’s College of Adult and Graduate Studies without working toward a degree, you must apply for a Non-Degree Seeking program on CCU's Adult Undergraduate Admission Application. Please see the Non-Degree Seeking Students website for details

    Contact an Enrollment Counselor at the College of Adult and Graduate Studies Center nearest you if you have questions about our adult degree completion programs or would like to talk to someone about admission to Colorado Christian University.

  • State Exclusions for Online Students

    The College of Adult and Graduate Studies (CAGS) does not offer courses to online students who reside in Alabama, Wisconsin or Washington D.C. In addition, CAGS does not offer courses to online nursing students who reside in Minnesota or Tennessee.

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