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Colorado Christian University

Lakewood, Colorado

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Colorado Christian University

Private 4 Year

About Colorado Christian University

Colorado Christian University (CCU) is a private, interdenominational Christian liberal arts university in Lakewood, Colorado in the United States. CCU was founded in 1914 as the Denver Bible Institute.

CCU's mission is to "cultivate knowledge and love of God in a Christ-centered community of learners and scholars, with an enduring commitment to the integration of exemplary academics, spiritual formation, and engagement with the world."


Located in Lakewood, Colorado.

8787 West Alameda Avenue, Lakewood, CO, 80226, Jefferson County

Colorado Christian University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2020 Best Colleges in America

#1574 of 6828

2020 Best Colleges in Colorado

#20 of 114

2020 Top Religious Colleges in Colorado

#2 of 5

Most Popular Majors

Out of 17 majors categories at Colorado Christian University, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Colorado Christian University within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years

Notable Alumni