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Colorado Christian University

Lakewood, Colorado, United States
At Colorado Christian University, the educational philosophy is guided by our non-denominational Statement of Faith, which is embraced by all faculty and staff. This brief statement affirms the key elements of the historical Christian faith and yet allows latitude on issues defining denominational distinctives. 

Bachelor's programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (3)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (3)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Medicine & Health (2)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Law (1)



Founded in 1914, Colorado Christian University is the premier interdenominational Christian college in Colorado and the eight-state Rocky Mountain region, delivering world class education to thousands of students.Colorado Christian University’s public policy think tank, Centennial Institute, works to enhance public understanding of the most important issues facing our state and nation. 


We currently offer more than 100 degree programs for traditional and adult students through our College of Undergraduate Studies and College of Adult and Graduate Studies.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Housing services

At CCU, we are committed to inclusion and providing equal access to individuals with disabilities. Individuals will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or be denied equal access to reasonable accommodations for the educational opportunities available at CCU..

A qualified individual under the ADA must have a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities. Major life activities involve caring for oneself, performing manual tasks, walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, breathing, learning, and working.

Library services

Colorado Christian University’s Clifton Fowler Library is both a traditional physical library located in the south end of the Beckman Learning Center and a virtual library accessible to students from any computer with Internet access. The main level of the CCU library has a popular seating area, a computer lab, 6 small study rooms and a conference room for student, faculty and staff use. 

Student Life

Campus life

At CCU you'll find opportunities to grow spiritually with fellow students, develop lasting relationships, and take on leadership roles that build upon the knowledge you’re gaining in the classroom. We have high hopes for you during your time at CCU: Presenting everyone perfect in Christ.

Sports facilities

There is plenty to do at CCU whether you live on campus or off campus. Learn about the student activities available to our students, and let us know if you want more information about Colorado and what it’s like to go to college in our beautiful state!


CCU Accreditations and Affiliations

Colorado Christian University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. . Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Special Accreditations and Endorsements

  • Counseling - CCU's Master of Arts in Counseling program is nationally accredited by theCouncil for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Lakewood, Colorado, United States

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