Colorado Christian University
Alumni Scholarship
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Alumni Scholarship

$5,000 Scholarship for CCU Alumni

If you earned your bachelor's degree at Colorado Christian University or any of our heritage institutions, you may qualify for a $5,000 scholarship* to earn your master’s degree from CCU’s College of Adult and Graduate Studies.

This is a great opportunity to continue your education, expand your career prospects, and be part of the CCU community again!

Additionally, if you earned your Masters of Science in Nursing degree at Colorado Christian University you may qualify for a $5,000 scholarship* to earn your Doctor of Nursing Practice at CCU.

Did you know? Median annual earnings for employees with a master's degree are 21% higher than for those with a bachelor's degree.**

CCU offers master's degrees in several subject areas:

  • Biblical Studies and Theology
  • Business and Leadership
  • Counseling
  • Criminal Justice and Public Administration
  • Education
  • Nursing

Get Started Today

To find out if you qualify for the $5,000 Alumni Scholarship, please submit the form on this page, and we will be in touch regarding next steps.

Once you submit the scholarship form, we encourage you to start your application to CCU's College of Adult and Graduate Studies. Use promo code CCUALUM to waive the $50 application fee.

Other Qualifications
  • Students who were previously enrolled or registered in classes toward a CCU graduate degree are not eligible for this contest. The only exception to this is Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) students who are continuing on to CCU’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program so long as they have not started DNP classes prior to being awarded.
  • Students must have a bachelor’s degree (or MSN) from CCU to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • The CCU Alumni Scholarship must be applied to a student's account prior to starting classes for their graduate degree program.
  • The Alumni Scholarship may be applied only to courses completed as part of the student's graduate program at CCU. The scholarship is not applicable to graduate-level courses completed as part of the student's undergraduate degree program at CCU.
  • The Alumni Scholarship may not be combined with any other discount program or scholarship offered at Colorado Christian University. However, once the Alumni Scholarship is exhausted, students may be eligible for other discount programs.
  • CCU alumni may use this scholarship once per academic level degree completion, (i.e., one scholarship for Bachelor’s to Master’s and one scholarship for Master’s to Doctorate).
  • The Alumni Scholarship will be forfeited if a lapse in enrollment in the graduate program is longer than 365 days.

* Each $5,000 scholarship recipient will receive up to a $500 tuition credit toward each of the first 10 3-credit hour courses in their degree program.

** Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Population Survey, 2016