Originally funded with a loan from the Colorado State University Board of Governors, CSU Global quickly obtained accreditation and was legally sanctioned as an independent university in Spring, 2009, when Colorado’s Governor Ritter signed Senate Bill 09-086, declaring CSU–Global Campus an online university within the Colorado State University System.
CSU Global has also innovated career-specific degree and certificate programs designed to help working adults stay on-point with fast-changing industry trends. By partnering with business and thought leaders, CSU Global continually strives to stay ahead of business trends and practices in multiple fields.
In recognition of the growing needs of nontraditional learners, CSU Global has spent the last decade innovating and refining digital education practices to ensure that the same rigorous academic standards found at traditional colleges and universities are observed in CSU Global’s online classrooms.
With CSU Global’s Career Navigation Services, we’re here to help you apply your new skills and knowledge to land a job you’ve been working toward.
Whether you want to move up in your current field or break into a new industry entirely, CSU Global is here for both alumni and current students.
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Students are responsible for making their own housing arrangements and should do so before arriving in Fort Collins. The Off-Campus Life office at CSU has created a comparison of costs for living on campus versus living off campus, which may be of interest as you make your housing arrangements.
At any time, from anywhere you can get online, you’ll have access to credible and scholarly sources through the easy-to-use CSU Global Online Library. Get 24/7 access to a collection of databases including journals, industry-specific publications, ebooks, government information and more.
Because our courses are 100% online, we know that it’s important that all of our technical systems are always working for you, whenever your coursework fits into your schedule. That’s why our online learning platform provides 24/7 technical support, always just a click away.
Disability Services at CSU Global is committed to individualized assistance that honors the uniqueness of each student. A conversation about your experiences will help Disability Services identify the types of accommodations that may be appropriate, and the information necessary to support those accommodations
Access to the Student Recreation Center’s facilities, including the cardio and weight spaces, climbing wall, aquatic center (pool, spa, steam room, sauna), locker rooms, and use of gyms and studios (mat room, main gym, MAC gym, studios 1-4, cycling studio).
These organizations are highly respected in their communities. They believe in higher education and are industry experts, which is why we are proud to align our university with their efforts.
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. The HLC accredits and thereby grants membership to educational institutions in the North Central region: Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, New Mexico, South Dakota, Wisconsin, West Virginia, and Wyoming. The HLC is recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Helpful classes well designed for working students but little academic rigor
Programming should have been a bugger part of the program
The university taught me a lot of things most especially in pursuing my dreams. I think the university that i’ve chosen equipped me with the knowledge of what I have now.
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