Colorado Technical University Online
Colorado Technical University is a private, for-profit institution of
higher learning, granting Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's and
Doctorate degrees as well as Professional Certificates. The university
was founded in 1965 in Colorado Springs, where the main campus continues
to reside today.
Over the past 40 years, Colorado Technical University has evolved from a
technical training school to a university with graduate-level programs.
The introduction in 1995 of doctorate programs; the establishment of
campuses in Denver and Pueblo, Colorado; Sioux Falls, South Dakota; and
North Kansas City, Missouri; and the introduction of the online campus,
Colorado Tech Online, have established CTU as a mature institution in
The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of
Colleges and Schools
Higher Learning Commission Mark of
Colorado Technical University 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).
Department of Higher Education, Colorado Commission on Higher Education
(CCHE) (Colorado campuses)
Colorado Technical University's authorization to award degrees has been
granted by the State of Colorado, Department of Higher Education,
Colorado Commission on Higher Education (1380 Lawrence St., Suite 1200,
Denver, CO 80204).
Coordinating Board for Higher Education, Missouri Department of Higher
(North Kansas City campus)
The North Kansas City campus has the approval to operate by Coordinating
Board for Higher Education, the Missouri Department of Higher Education
(MDHE), (3515 Amazonas Drive, Jefferson City, MO 65109).
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
The Bachelor of Science degree programs in Computer Engineering and
Electrical Engineering at the Colorado Springs campus are accredited by
the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for
Engineering and Technology (111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD
The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
The Associate of Science in Medical Assisting at the Sioux Falls campus
is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health
Education Programs (35 E. Wacker Dr., Suite 1970, Chicago, IL