Category Archives: Personal Stories

ACU Provides a Christian Educational Environment for Adults

Jena Bitikofer can often be found in the library at Arizona Christian University. She is a Christian Ministries student in the Degree Completion Program who works as a Behavioral Health Technician in a residential program for teenagers ages 11-18. In … Continue reading

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ACU’s Degree Completion Program: A Great Experience

Watching students grow in their confidence in the Degree Completion Program at Arizona Christian University gives me the opportunity to see the value that education has on one’s life. Education is worth more than a piece of paper – or … Continue reading

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Transform Your Life – DCP Student Testimonies

Recently, I asked some of the Degree Completion Students to share one way that the Degree Completion Program at ACU was impacting their life. I was both blessed and impacted by the responses. We have some amazing students in our … Continue reading

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More Than an Education

The adult students at Arizona Christian University (ACU) gain much more than an education in the Degree Completion Program (DCP). Personally, it’s been very rewarding to watch them network and build relationships with other classmates as well as staff and … Continue reading

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Is a Bachelor’s Degree One of Your Goals?

Take a moment and picture your life five or even ten years from now. How would going back to school and attaining a Bachelor’s Degree enhance that vision? One of our students, Lesjune’ Dishman, has a clear vision. She is … Continue reading

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Surviving College as an Adult Student

“I was beat down, burnt out, and spiritually dry…” The academic rigor of university classes can become exhausting, especially when you have a family, career, and ministry obligations. Prior to enrolling in the Degree Completion Program (DCP), I was a … Continue reading

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Serving Veterans with the Degree Completion Program

The Degree Completion Program at Arizona Christian University is ideal for veterans who are interested in utilizing available benefits to continue their college education. Often, the class schedule of one night a week is convenient for balancing work and family … Continue reading

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