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Colorado Technical University Ranked Among Best Online Degree Programs by U.S. News and World Report for 5th Consecutive Year

Jan 30, 2019   |   General, Press Releases

Colorado Springs, CO— 1.25.2019 — For the fifth consecutive year, Colorado Technical University is ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News and World Report.

CTU is honored to be recognized in these rankings for higher education, said Andrew H. Hurst, University President. Our continued presence on the Best Online Programs lists asserts CTU’s on-going commitment to our students.

U.S. News and World Report, a globally respected organization and authority in education rankings, assessed institutions based on four categories: student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, and peer reputation. Only regionally accredited institutions whose programs are offered mostly or entirely online are considered for the Online Programs rankings. Considering this criteria, CTU was acknowledged among the following 2019 online degree program categories:

  • Best Online Bachelor’s Programs (5th consecutive year)
  • Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans (5th consecutive year)
  • Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Programs (5th consecutive year)
  • Best Online MBA Programs (4th consecutive year)
  • Best Online Graduate Business Programs – Excluding MBA (4th consecutive year)
  • Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs (5th consecutive year)
  • Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs (2nd consecutive year)
  • Best Online Nursing Programs (1st year submitted)

Being included in the U.S. News & World Report rankings affirms CTU’s commitment to our students and the work of our academic leadership, faculty, and staff, said Dr. Connie Johnson, Ed.D, Chief Academic Officer and Provost.

About Colorado Technical University

For 55 years, Colorado Technical University (CTU) has helped students fit a real-world education into their busy daily lives. With more than 80 degree programs and concentrations in which students can pursue a variety of degrees at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral level. CTU provides flexible online classes, accessible through the University’s Virtual Campus or the innovative CTU Mobile app. CTU also maintains two ground campus locations in Colorado Springs and Aurora, Colo. With the help of faculty and industry professionals, CTU has awarded over 118,000 degrees to traditional campus and online students since 1965. For more information about CTU, visit

Colorado Technical University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. CTU cannot guarantee employment, salary or career advancement CTU is a member of Perdoceo Education Corporation (NASDAQ:PRDO). For more information, visit

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