Students

Overview

Whether you are a prospective college student, current student, or alumnus, we are the go-to resource for students interested and engaged in Christian higher education. The following resources and services are designed to support students who are seeking faith-integrated programs, opportunities, and careers.

Prospective Students

Our mission is to advance the cause of Christ-centered higher education and to help our institutions transform lives by faithfully relating scholarship and service to biblical truth. At the core of this mission are the students who are seeking an education for both their hearts and their minds. Our campuses are distinctively Christian liberal arts institutions committed to educating the whole person in preparation for life’s vocations. If you are a prospective student who feels called to a quality, evangelical liberal arts education, you can use the our CCCU institution search below to find a campus that meets your educational and spiritual needs.

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Current Students

Whether you are a current student at a CCCU institution, or a college student at a public institution seeking a Christ-centered semester away, we proudly offer nine off-campus study abroad programs around the world, operated under the name BestSemester. BestSemester programs are intended to complement and expand the opportunities found on a traditional campus through a comprehensive experiential learning approach. These programs empower students to obey the Great Commandment—to love God and love their neighbor—and to fulfill the Great Commission to extend the redemptive work of the Kingdom throughout the world. Visit the program pages below to learn more about the curriculum and internship opportunities in each BestSemester program, or click here to request more information.

American Studies Program

The American Studies Program (ASP) in Washington, D.C. connects you and your faith to the institutions and leaders who are impacting issues in public policy and global development. You are independent, but not alone. Future politician or not, you will nurture the leader within during your experience in ASP.
 
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Australia Studies Centre

Welcome to 27˚ South and the home of the Australia Studies Centre (ASC) at Christian Heritage College. With its eclectic venues, buzzing urban landscape and powerful business center, Brisbane is the ultimate backdrop to your Australian studies and new experiences in the land down-under.

 
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Contemporary Music Center

At the Contemporary Music Center (CMC) in Nashville, you’ll earn the most fun, demanding, emotionally satisfying credits of your whole college experience. No matter your focus, whether you’re a hopeful singer, daring songwriter, clever producer or master of editing, making music your lifelong career starts here at CMC.
 
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Latin American Studies Program

The Latin American Studies Program takes you to the culturally rich and equally diverse nation of Costa Rica. Live with host families in San José, Nicaragua and in a rural community. Marvel, connect and reflect on the enchantment, economics and modern social life of Costa Rica in LASP.

 
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Los Angeles Film Studies Center

The L.A. Film Studies Center (LAFSC) has faithfully brought students to the heart of Hollywood for over 20 years. Intern with agencies and write screenplays while directing, acting or producing multiple films with the latest technology. Find out what it takes to make it—with your faith center stage at LAFSC.
 
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Middle East Studies Program

Located in Amman, Jordan, the Middle East Studies Program (MESP) will immerse you in 6,000 years of history. You’ll study the region’s diverse religious, social, cultural and political landscape while engaging with the people, values and traditions of the Middle East.
 
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Northern Ireland Semester

The first thing you notice as a student in Northern Ireland is the beautiful verdant landscape, but there’s more to this country than rocky green cliffs and sparkling blue waters. At the Northern Ireland Semester (NIS) you will experience the deep impact of the religious and political conflict that has been an important part of Northern Ireland’s history.
 
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Oxford Summer Programme

Welcome to the “city of dreaming spires” and the Oxford Summer Programme (OSP). As a student in OSP, you’ll discover what so many people the world over have found to be the most academically exhilarating experience of their life. Live in the heart of Oxford as an affiliate student of Wycliffe Hall and challenge your mind and heart in OSP.

 
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Scholars' Semester in Oxford

Study at the epicenter of academic excellence at The University of Oxford under the guidance of the Scholars’ Semester in Oxford (SSO). Extracurricular activities, expert tutors, and countless scholarly resources are only the beginning of what awaits you at SSO.

 
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Uganda Studies Program

In the Ugandan Studies Program (USP), be part of a local community and encounter a variety of people and places throughout Uganda. Explore the issues of poverty first hand, take part in homestays, and examine the Christian faith in East Africa. Study at Uganda Christian University and be immersed with USP.
 
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Alumni

The CCCU Young Alumni Award is presented to individuals who have graduated within the last 10 years and have achieved uncommon leadership or success in a way that reflects the values of Christian higher education.

Career Center

Our career center links passionate people with meaningful careers in Christ-centered higher education and other mission-driven organizations.

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