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Important Skills for an IT Career

Information technology may be a hot career field, but landing an IT position can be tough unless you have these critical skills.

Homeland Security: It’s More Than a TV Show

“Homeland” may thrill audiences and inspire career choices, but the real field includes a wide variety of professional avenues that rely on a range of skills.

Higher Education: A Remarkable Return on Investment

College education offers tremendous value in today’s economy. This survey of recent labor, lifestyle and health research lists key benefits of a college degree.

CTU Selected as a Top Military-Friendly School in MAE's 2014 Guide


General Education: Does it Really Matter?

General Education is more than classes that are officially Not Your Major. In fact, the skills you pick up during Gen. Ed. may just be what land you the right job.

Sign Me Up, Stat! Meet the Top Healthcare Careers that Don’t Require an M.D.

Think you need an M.D. to play a major role in healthcare? Not so. Healthcare managers work behind the scenes to great effect — and it’s a field that’s growing.

Looking for a Career in Homeland Security? The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Could Have Your Next Job

When it comes to pursuing opportunities with FEMA, they are as numerous and diverse as the types of disasters that strike.

Customize your learning with adaptive learning technology at CTU

What if technology could assess each student’s strengths and change how a course was taught, moving quickly over areas of competency and focusing on areas they needed support?

Entrepreneurship 101: What Is Its Relevance in Higher Education?

Entrepreneurship may be the new kid on the university block, but in today’s economy where more and more people must start over, it could also be the most useful.

Thinking Outside the Application: How Being Creative Can Land You the Job

Trying to navigate the jungle of the job market? Your creative compass just might be the key to success. Here’s how standing out could get you hired.

LinkedIn to the Rescue! How One Tool Can Lead You to Your Dream Job

LinkedIn is a great way to cultivate a professional network. But one tool in particular may just be instrumental in landing your dream job.

The Affordable Care Act: What's in the Fine Print?

Obamacare got you confused? You’re not the only one. Here’s how the controversial health care plan breaks down.

How do you Choose an MBA That's Right for you?

With so many choices as to MBA programs, how can students decide on one that’s best for them? Speaking to the program dean certainly is one way to learn more.

On-the-Job Training: How to Search for a Job as a Student

If you think being a full-time employee precludes going to school, think again. Balancing both may be a selling point to potential employers.

Don't Quit! How to Overcome a Bad Working Relationship with Your Boss

Movies and books may glorify the horrible boss, but it’s a lot more rewarding – and beneficial for your career – to learn how to work together.