Colorado Technical University Denver Campus: Narrative Description

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5775 Denver Tech Center Blvd.
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Tel: (303)694-6600; Admissions: (303)694-6600; Fax: (303)694-6673; Web Site:

Description: Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Part of Whitman Education Group. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1965. Setting: 1-acre urban campus with easy access to Denver. Educational spending 2002-03: $8200 per student. Total enrollment: 298. 23 applied, 65% were admitted. Full-time: 41 students, 24% women, 76% men. Part-time: 151 students, 19% women, 81% men. Students come from 12 states and territories, 7 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 7% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 79% 25 or older, 8% transferred in. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: computer/information sciences; engineering/engineering technologies. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements: Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Recommended: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview, SAT I or ACT. Required for some: essay, ACT COMPASS. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $100. Tuition: $9225 full-time, $205 per quarter hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $213 full-time, $10 per credit part-time, $6 per term part-time. full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment: Social organizations: 1 open to all. Most popular organization: Association of Information Technology Professionals. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Colorado Technical University Resource Center with 12,715 books, 9,869 serials, and 15 audiovisual materials. Operations spending 2002-03: $35,000. 112 computers available on campus for general student use. A campus-wide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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