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Colorado Technical University is a proprietary institution that was founded in 1965. It has a city setting. It utilizes a quarter-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $10,665 (2011-12).
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About CTU - Since 1965, more than 38,000 students have enrolled at Colorado Technical University to begin the rewarding climb towards personal, academic and professional career advancement.
The mission of Colorado Technical University, an institution of higher learning, is to provide career-oriented education by teaching applied, real-world, industry-current programs in selected areas, serving the needs of students for employment and career advancement and the needs of industry for highly qualified professionals at the associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels.
CTU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (30 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504).
Professional Learning Model - CTU students are immersed in hands-on, industry-related, problem-solving experiences that model professional environments and help prepare them for careers in the real world.
Military - CTU's longstanding scholarship programs include online options, tuition relief for active duty personnel, vocational rehabilitation programs, donation of resources at home and overseas, and support of families and children of service men and women.
In 2008, the Council of College and Military Educators awarded its prestigious Institution Award to CTU in recognition of its significant contributions to the cause of military education. In 2007, CTU placed among the top 10 institutions named by Military Advanced Educations Top 30 Colleges. MAE Top Colleges honor is awarded to the most military-friendly universities in the United States. Locally, CTU in Colorado Springs received the 2007 Greater Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Award of Excellence.
When applying to Colorado Technical University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Colorado Technical University is $50. It is selective.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
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Campus Info & Services
Colorado Technical University offers a number of student services including placement service. Colorado Technical University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Colorado Technical University, 100 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Colorado Technical University.
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Paying for School
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* Overview details based on 2011 data