Colorado Christian University Profile

Founded in 1914, Colorado Christian University (CCU) is a private Christian liberal arts university located in Lakewood, Colorado (USA). The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools- one of six regional institutional accrediting associations in the United States. CCU is endorsed by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). It offers certificate and licensing programs, associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees.

Colorado Christian University is comprised of two colleges: the College of Undergraduate Studies (CUS) and the College of Adult and Graduate Studies (CAGS). CUS offers majors in: Accounting, Biblical Studies, Biology, Business Administration, Communication, English, Global Studies, History, Liberal Arts, Mathematics, Music, Music Education, Psychology, Science, Social Science, Theology, Worship Arts, and Youth Ministry. CAGS offers a variety of educator licensing programs, undergraduate degree completion as well as certificate programs for adults.

The University has the following Schools: School of Business and Leadership; School of Education; School of Humanities and Sciences; School of Music; School of Theology.

The University is a member of the following organizations:
- Council of Independent Colleges
- Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
- National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
- Association of Governing Boards of Colleges and Universities

Colorado Christian University is also a member of NCAA Division II, the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA), and the Rocky Mountain Athletics Conference (RMAC).


- Colorado Christian University is rated as a Tier 4 Master's University in the west by US News & World Report (Best Colleges 2010).

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