Cool Timeline

1983
01 Jan, 1983
01 Feb, 1983
1986
01 Jan, 1986
1992
01 Jan, 1992
1996
01 Jan, 1996
01 Feb, 1996
1998
01 Jan, 1998

Bishop Welsh at Catholic Distance University in 1998.

1999
01 Jan, 1999
2000
01 Jan, 2000
2003
01 Jan, 2003
02 Jan, 2003
2004
01 Jan, 2004
2005
01 Jan, 2005
2006
01 Jan, 2006
2008
01 Jan, 2008
02 Jan, 2008
2010
01 Jan, 2010
2011
01 Jan, 2011
2012
01 Jan, 2012
2013
01 Jan, 2013

Chairman of the Board Bishop Paul Loverde and members of the CDU community at a pilgrimage to Rome in 2003.

2015
01 Jan, 2015
2016
01 Jan, 2016

Graduates, faculty, and administrators attend 2016 academic convocation mass at annual gala.

2017
01 Jan, 2017
2018
01 Jan, 2018
2020
01 Jan, 2020
2021
01 Jan, 2021
2022
01 Jan, 2022
2023
01 Jan, 2023

CDU by the Numbers

  • CDU has seen significant growth through the past 40 years, with 56% of the degrees and certificates being earned in the past 10 years alone.
  • CDU is a uniquely international institution, with 9% of the total student population residing outside of the U.S.
  • The international students reside in 24 countries.
  • CDU students hail from 49 states.
  • Today, CDU offers over 150 total academic and continuing education courses each year entirely online.