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CTU Fast Track Exams by Program

At Colorado Technical University, we realize you have life experience and prior knowledge. With CTU Fast Track, you can get college credit for work experience or life experience by taking a series of exams designed to test your knowledge of key course objectives. CTU Fast Track is a prior learning assessment (PLA) program that offers students enrolled at CTU an opportunity to earn PLA credit. By passing your CTU Fast Track exams you can save up to 30% on time and tuition, accelerating your degree and graduating sooner.*

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There is no charge to take a Fast Track exam, but the CTU Fast Track program is limited to students enrolled in an online degree program or on campus at our Colorado Springs or Aurora (Denver Area) locations.

Review the information below to see which CTU degree programs offer Fast Track exams.

Degree
Number of
Exams Available
Available Exams
Total Credits
Possible
Available
Campus
Associate
Accounting
12
50.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 50.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ACCT203
  • ACCT225
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM255
  • MGMT235
Business Administration
12
50.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 50.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM255
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
Electronics Technology
3
13
Campus
Total Credits Possible: 13
Available Campus: Campus
Exams:
  • EM200
  • ENGL104
  • MATH112
Health Administration Services
4
17.5
Online
Total Credits Possible: 17.5
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ENGL104
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM255
Information Technology
6
25.5
Campus
Total Credits Possible: 25.5
Available Campus: Campus
Exams:
  • EM200
  • ENGL104
  • IT106
  • IT254
  • MATH109
  • MATH112
Management
8
33.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 33.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM255
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
Bachelor
Accounting
16
67
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 67
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ACCT203
  • ACCT225
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
Business Administration - Business Development
16
69
Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Data Analytics
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Digital Marketing
16
69
Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Finance
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - General
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Healthcare Management
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Human Resource Mgt
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGMT115
  • MGM335
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Information Technology
17
73
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 73
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT106
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Logistics
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Management
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Marketing
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Business Administration - Project Management
16
69
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 69
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Computer Engineering
4
17.5
Campus
Total Credits Possible: 17.5
Available Campus: Campus
Exams:
  • ECON210
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • MATH112
Computer Science - Cybersecurity Engineering
2
9
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 9
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ENGL104
  • MATH111
Computer Science - Data Science
3
13
Online
Total Credits Possible: 13
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • MATH111
Computer Science - General
3
13
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 13
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • MATH111
Computer Science - Software Engineering
3
13
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 13
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • MATH111
Criminal Justice - Forensics
7
29.5
Campus
Total Credits Possible: 29.5
Available Campus: Campus
Exams:
  • CJUS141
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM335
Criminal Justice - General
4
17.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 17.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • CJUS141
  • ENGL104
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
Criminal Justice - Human Services
4
17.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 17.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • CJUS141
  • ENGL104
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
Electrical Engineering
4
17.5
Campus
Total Credits Possible: 17.5
Available Campus: Campus
Exams:
  • ECON210
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • MATH112
Healthcare Management - General
9
38
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 38
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MKTG225
Healthcare Management - Health Informatics
9
38
Online
Total Credits Possible: 38
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MKTG225
Information Technology - General
7
31.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 31.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • IT106
  • IT254
  • MATH109
  • MATH112
  • MPM210
Information Technology - Network Management
7
31.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 31.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • IT106
  • IT254
  • MATH109
  • MATH112
  • MPM210
Information Technology - Security
7
31.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 31.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • IT106
  • IT254
  • MATH109
  • MATH112
  • MPM210
Information Technology - Software Systems Engineering
7
31.5
Online
Total Credits Possible: 31.5
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • EM200/208
  • ENGL104
  • IT106
  • IT254
  • MATH109
  • MATH112
  • MPM210
Management
14
60.5
Campus/Online
Total Credits Possible: 60.5
Available Campus: Campus/Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Management - Cybersecurity Management
13
56.5
Campus/Online
Management - Food Service Management
13
56.5
Online
Total Credits Possible: 56.5
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Project Management
17
73
Online
Total Credits Possible: 73
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ACCT201
  • ACCT202
  • ACCT203
  • ECON210
  • ECON212
  • ENGL104
  • HRMT215
  • IT254
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
  • MATH301
  • MGM255
  • MGM335
  • MGMT115
  • MGMT235
  • MKTG225
  • MPM210
Psychology - General
3
13.5
Online
Total Credits Possible: 13.5
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ENGL104
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
Psychology - Consumer Behavior
3
13.5
Online
Total Credits Possible: 13.5
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ENGL104
  • MATH102
  • MATH106
Psychology - Organizational Behavior
3
13.5
Online
Total Credits Possible: 13.5
Available Campus: Online
Exams:
  • ENGL104
  • MATH102
  • MATH106

*The ability to reduce time in school and/or reduce tuition depends on the number of CTU Fast Track™ exams successfully passed. Fast Track program credits are unlikely to transfer. Not all programs are eligible for possible 30% reduction in time and tuition. Courses eligible are subject to change.

The Colorado Technical University Fast Track exams are available only to CTU students.

If you are interested in enrolling in a CTU Associate degree or Bachelor's degree program at CTU and taking Fast Track exams, fill out the form below for more information or call 855.230.0555.

If you are already a CTU student, contact your success coach to see if you are eligible for Fast Track.