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Military Veteran Chooses CTU

After 20 years in the Army, eight years owning her own business, and a year of volunteer work in South Africa, Sandy Youngkrantz was looking for her next challenge. She decided to further her education and enrolled at Colorado Technical University, choosing to focus on a bachelor’s degree, CTU’s Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security.  

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers Encourages CTU Students to Leave a Legacy

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers visited Susan Kuiper’s public administration class and encouraged students to find meaning in their work and leave a legacy.

Adaptive Learning and Fast Track™ Exams for Military Students

CTU’s Dr. Connie Johnson, Chief Academic Officer and Provost, spoke at the VA-ACME conference earlier this year on adaptive learning and CTU Fast Track™ exams and how they can be beneficial for military students.

Seven Tips for Transition: How to Make the Jump From Work to School

Going back to school after starting a career can be challenging as you readjust to academic life. Here are seven tips to make the transition smoother.

What is Accreditation and Why is it Important for Nursing Programs?

What is accreditation and why is finding a CCNE-accredited nursing school important? We outline the benefits, goals, and requirements of accreditation.

Halloween Was Not So Scary at CTU’s Colorado Springs Campus

Hundreds of guests descended on CTU’s Colorado Springs campus to celebrate Halloween with food, fun, and costumes!

CTU Names 2016 Wounded Warrior Scholarship Recipients

On this Veterans Day, Colorado Technical University (CTU) is proud to announce its 2016 Wounded Warrior Scholarship recipients. Fifty active duty military service members, veterans, military spouses, and – for the first time this year – caregivers of wounded warriors are honored for their service with a new opportunity to pursue higher education.

CTU Joins Forces with Home Front Cares and Taya Kyle to Benefit Colorado Veterans

On Friday, October 16, 2015, Colorado Technical University gathered with local community and military leaders at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs for a special evening benefitting the Home Front Cares military charity. As the title sponsor of this year’s annual dinner, “For The Love of Our Troops XI”, CTU was proud to welcome keynote speaker, Taya Kyle, wife of “American Sniper”/SEAL Chris Kyle, which drew a sell-out crowd of over 1,100 guests.

5 Study Tips for Military Students

These 5 study tips for military students can help make the military-to-college transition smoother and less stressful.

How Craigslist Inspired a New Goal

Geoff Young was browsing job postings on Craigslist when inspiration struck and he decided to go to college.

Colorado Technical University Hosting Boo! at CTU, a Colorado Springs Event

CTU will be hosting an on-campus Halloween event for students, staff, faculty, and the local community on Friday, October 30th from 5-8pm.

What is an RN to BSN program?

A look at the reasons and requirements for attending an RN to BSN program, as well as portrait of the job outlook in the field.

CTU Presents Women in Law Enforcement, a Colorado Springs Event

Colorado Springs Career Services team is pleased to offer another live speaker event, CTU Presents Women in Law Enforcement, Understanding the Professional Environment.

CTU Enters Academic Alliance with BIBT

Colorado Technical University (CTU) is proud to announce a new Academic Alliance with the Bahamas Institute of Business and Technology.

The Debate Over Drone Use in U.S. Military and Intelligence Operations

The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), more commonly known as “drones,” as a military weapon in order to target and kill specific individuals deemed to present a military or terrorism threat, is viewed as controversial by some people.