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  • 4 Ways to Benefit from Planning and Tracking Your Success

    The decision to further your education is an opportunity to pursue a goal. Perhaps you want to work to attain a higher position in your field or switch gears and learn about a different industry. As you work toward fulfilling your degree requirements as a student, consider some ways you may be able to benefit from planning and tracking your success.

  • 6 Steps for Student Success in 2020

    Falling back into a routine is easy, but breaking from the same old can be a challenge. If you’re feeling empowered to improve your mindset as a student, consider the following tips to help inspire change and promote your growth in the coming year!

  • CTU Patriot Scholarship: Recognizing Our 2020 Military Heroes

    Each year, we honor 50 wounded veterans, caregivers and family members with full-tuition scholarships to an eligible CTU degree program of their choice. Since 2008, the CTU Patriot Scholarship has been awarded to 550 student applicants, totaling over $11 million in education. We are proud to release the list of our 2020 recipients.

  • 4 Reasons to Strive for a Healthy Work-School-Life Balance

    Working, pursing your education, and having a family or social life can be a lot to manage. Though juggling multiple responsibilities may be difficult, it is possible! As you complete your degree, consider these reasons why achieving a good life balance is essential for your productivity, health, and personal relationships.

  • 6 Ways to Improve Your People Skills While Pursuing Online School

    Technology and mobile apps make online education accessible and convenient for adult working students, but it can also create detachment in "real life" and our people skills may suffer. Explore how to keep your communication and interpersonal skills fresh when pursuing your online college degree.

  • Mentorship for Student Success and Career Goals

    Having mentors while you’re in college can help you on the path toward your academic and career goals. Influential mentors can be knowledgeable and share experiences with you through your education and professional journey. So, where can you find mentors at CTU to help set personal career goals and guide you in defining how to achieve them?

  • The 5 C’s to Effectively Tackle Group Projects

    When an instructor assigns course projects, students work together to reach a common goal: achieve a passing grade. Yet, when team members do not contribute, or they communicate poorly, everyone can suffer. Try these tips when working as a team to complete an assignment.

  • Express Your Gratitude: 5 Ways to Focus on the Positive as a Student

    Taking care of yourself while going to school and working might be challenging. However, it's been found that expressing your gratitude and focusing on the positive can reduce your stress, improve your sleep, strengthen your immune system, and lower your blood pressure. Try the following steps to shift your focus and help lift your spirits!