Colorado Christian University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, Illinois 60602-2504, phone 312-263-0456. The Association is one of six regional institutional accrediting associations in the United States. The Higher Learning Commission is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
CCU’s College of Undergraduate Studies has been ranked in the top two percent of colleges nationwide by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) for the past ten years.
Special Accreditations and Endorsements
Counseling - CCU’s Master of Arts in Counseling program is nationally accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
Education - CCU’s teacher education programs are approved by the Colorado State Board of Education, by the Colorado Department of Education, and the Colorado Department of Higher Education, and are nationally endorsed by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).
Music - CCU’s School of Music is nationally accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.
Nursing - The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, the master’s degree program in nursing, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Colorado Christian University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC, 20001, (202) 887-6791.