What Thought Leaders Never Stop Doing

A thought leader is one whose expertise is authoritative in his/her respective field. See why Colorado Technical University’s reach and influence fall in the same category.

Dr. Valerie Vann – Program Director, Undergraduate Business

CTU is a thought leader in education because they’re very focused. They’re also creating strategies that are very innovative for our learning for our students. Our faculty is very qualified and again, it keeps us just in the know of being the leader.

Dr. Connie Johnson – Provost and Chief Academic Officer

We believe that faculty need to bring in industry experience as well as academic experience into the classroom.

Dr. Kristy Smith – Vice President of Education

We have experts in our security studies, which is criminal justice and homeland security. For example, right now what is happening is the Black Forest fire in Colorado Springs. One of our program chairs is part of the incident command center. So they’re experts in their field and they’re putting it into action right now.

Richard Holloway – Program Director, Security Studies

What makes us a thought leader is first off having experts who know those areas who can talk about those areas effectively. And then we use our social media team to put those people out there. So we’re tweeting, we’re blogging, you know, we’re doing all of these things so that we can get out there and be in front of the conversation.

Dr. Connie Johnson – Provost and Chief Academic Officer

It’s really exciting. We just recently did a survey of our faculty and the percentage that work for major companies previously or who are engaged in fields right now is the majority of faculty. We believe that faulty need to bring in industry experience as well as academic experience into the classroom.

Copyright © 2016 Colorado Technical University (CTU). All rights reserved. No information may be duplicated without CTU's permission. The CTU logo is a registered trademark of Career Education Corporation. CTU cannot guarantee employment or salary. Not all programs are available to residents of all states. Programs vary by location and modality; see catalog for details. Financial aid is available for those who qualify. See the Accreditation & Licensure section for information on the agencies that approve and regulate the school's programs, including relevant complaint procedures here. Find employment rates, financial obligations and other disclosures below.

Privacy Statement Legal Terms and Conditions Student Disclosures Sitemap Student Safety Contact Us

 (855) 230-0555

Terms and Conditions By providing your mobile number, you agree to receive text messages from Colorado Tech via its mobile text message provider.  You may opt out of receiving messages by texting the word STOP to 94576, or simply reply with the word STOP to any text message you receive from Colorado Tech. While CEC or its mobile text message provider will not charge end users for receiving/responding to promotional messages, depending on the terms of your mobile phone plan, you may incur a cost from your mobile service carrier to receive and respond to any promotional text messages (standard messaging and data rates/fees and other charges may apply).  Charges will appear on your mobile phone bill or will be deducted from pre-paid amounts.  Current participating/supported carriers are: Alltel, AT&T, Boost, Cellcom, Cellular One, Cellular South, Cincinnati Bell, Cricket, Element Wireless, Golden State Cellular, iWireless, Metro PCS, Nextel, nTelos, Plateau Wireless, Sprint, T-Mobile, US Cellular, Verizon Wireless, Viaero Wireless, Virgin, and more.×