CCU and Advancement Courses Partnership

CCU and Advancement CoursesTM, A Wiley Brand. have partnered together to offer courses for teachers at the graduate level to meet their continued education needs.

CCU and Advancement CoursesTM Partnership

Whether you're seeking graduate level professional development options or a fulfilling path toward a graduate degree, CCU and Advancement Courses have you covered.

Courses completed through Advancement CoursesTM. can be directly transferred into graduate credit toward one of four different graduate degree programs at CCU. Advancement Courses credits are not required for any CCU degree programs. However, Advancement Courses credits are reflected on an official CCU transcript as graduate level credit upon successful completion.

To enroll or learn more about the courses offered through this partnership, visit Advancement Courses. For a full listing of graduate level degree programs, please see the graduate degree programs page.

Get a head start on your degree!

Advancement Courses offers 97 different course offerings that can be transcribed through CCU. You can even get graduate level academic credit for 70 of those courses depending on the graduate degree program you choose.

Advancement Course: Course Name

CCU Program Name

Constructing and Evaluating a Curriculum
Curriculum & Instruction, M.A

Creating Meaningful Relationships and Setting Boundaries with your Students
Curriculum & Instruction, M.A

Essential Classroom Technology for Teachers
Curriculum & Instruction, M.A

Implementing Culturally Responsive Teaching Strategies
Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education, M.Ed.

Integrating Native and Heritage Speakers in the Language Classroom
Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education, M.Ed.

Teaching Reading to English Language Learners
Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education, M.Ed.

Building Meaningful Partnerships: Connecting Schools, Families, and Communities
Educational Leadership, M.Ed (Non-Licensure), Educational Leadership, M.Ed (Principal Licensure)

Creating Meaningful Partnerships; Connection Schools Families and Communities
Educational Leadership, M.Ed (Non-Licensure), Educational Leadership, M.Ed (Principal Licensure)

70 additional courses offered by Advancement Courses are available to be applied toward elective credits. These courses can be found in the Advancement Courses Catalog.
Curriculum & Instruction, M.A. - Alternative Licensing

Advancement Courses submits a student’s grade to Colorado Christian University within 7 days of the grade date found in their letter of completion. Grades are recorded by CCU's Registrar within one week of receipt from Advancement Courses. Student transcripts are available immediately after grades are recorded.

Note: No more than 15 credits may be submitted for evaluation and transcription in any given Colorado Christian University semester.

Questions regarding Advancement courses that are recognized by CCU should be directed to the CCU Admissions Support Office at

Graduate Level Education Degree Programs

Grad Linguistically Diverse
Culturally and Linguistically Diverse, M.Ed.

The master’s in CLDE provides training in teaching English to speakers of other languages.

Grad Curriculum and Instruction
Curriculum and Instruction, M.A.

The Curriculum and Instruction master’s teaches course development, design, and delivery.

Grad Educational Leadership
Educational Leadership, M.Ed.

The master’s in Educational Leadership prepares students for academic leadership roles.

Grad Special Education
Special Education, M. Ed.

The master’s in Special Education teaches students to instruct, coordinate, and develop.

Transcript Ordering

Once a learner’s grade is recorded, CCU will send an email notification to the learner of the recent grade and that the transcript is available to be requested. Please monitor your spam account for this email.

Click on the button below to order your electronic transcript.

If you are a new user, you will need to select “Create Account” and use your CCU Student ID # (provided in CCU’s email notification* of your recent grade and transcript availability).

Please note that transcripts will reflect the semester in which the grades are recorded. Please plan ahead if you need a grade recorded in a specific term.

*CCU will send an email notification if you selected Colorado Christian University as a transcription option when you registered for Advancement Courses.

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