Making your education work

Just because you’re a professional doesn’t mean there’s nothing left to learn.

For too long, industry and education have existed in distinct vacuums – where learners and doers were kept at a distance, by conventional standards. But as the pace of the economy accelerates, there’s no time to stop to absorb new skill sets and remain relevant.

Luckily, Colorado’s educational landscape – encompassing both traditional and alternative programs – now allows professionals to work and learn simultaneously.

Here are a variety of offerings, from ala carte options to immersive schooling for adults looking to bulk up their knowledge and advance their careers.

Colorado State University-
Global Campus

Colorado State University-Global Campus offers career-relevant bachelor’s and master’s degree programs built for working adults. Classes Anytime, Anywhere: 100% online format with no set class times allows you to work towards your goals without putting other priorities on hold.

Career Relevant: Our classes are full of information that you can apply at work the very next day; improving your workplace success from the moment you enroll.

Tuition Guarantee: Once you enroll at CSU-Global, your tuition is locked in and your rate will never increase as long as you stay enrolled.

Visit CSUGlobal.edu or call 1-800-920-6723 to speak with an Enrollment Counselor today.

 

Webster University

Webster University has provided innovative higher education to residents and military personnel in the Denver metropolitan area since 1974. Webster has been an innovative pioneer in education for career-minded professionals providing graduate programs in convenient format that meets the needs of working adults.

Founded in 1915, Webster University is a traditional non-profit institution committed to delivering high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence. With its home campus in the St. Louis suburb of Webster Groves, Mo., Webster serves more than 20,000 students through a network of 100+ campuses worldwide and on-line.

www.webster.edu/denver

 

Olin Business School
Executive MBA Program

Imagine a management education that prepares you for business without blind spots. A curriculum that turns you into a systems thinker, with an integrated view of your enterprise. And a network that opens doors for you in organizations around the world.

Washington University’s Olin Business School Executive MBA program delivers all three.

“As a WashU EMBA student, I acquired a strategic outlook on decision making that allowed me to stretch beyond relationship and portfolio management,” says Nick Lane, senior vice president of Colorado Business Bank. 

WashU founded the program more than three decades ago, and, over the years, has expanded its EMBA campuses from St. Louis to Kansas City, Denver, Shanghai, and Mumbai. Classes for the 20-month domestic program meet one time a month for a three-day session in addition to four strategically timed residencies. 

The program kicks off in St. Louis with GO! Week, the first residency and the foundation of your EMBA experience. Denver-campus students go back Denver for the curriculum’s core courses. The Business of Policy: DC Immersion—a residency that leverages WashU’s unique partnership with the Brookings Institution—complements the core curriculum and is another year one highlight.

Year two takes you back to St. Louis for the weeklong Leadership Residency and for the integrated business themes: Growth, Global Markets, and Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Working in teams, you and your classmates develop a new-venture idea and business plan. You also travel to Beijing and Shanghai for the program’s final residency where you explore the intersection of business and government on a global platform.

A capstone pitch competition requires you to synthesize program teachings and tools. Company executives, potential investors, Executive MBA alumni, and university faculty members judge the competition to conclude your 20-month experience.

Apply online at EMBAOlin.com.

 

Part time. Full strength.

MBA Programs for Working Professionals

Whether you’re a senior level leader, or just getting started in your career, Daniels offers two MBA options for working professionals. Choose a program and format that best aligns with your career stage, and we’ll deliver a life-changing business education.

EXECUTIVE MBA

18-Months | Leadership | Entrepreneurial | Alternating Fri/Sat Classes

The Daniels Executive MBA is an ideal fit for mid-to-senior leaders ready for the next stage of career and life. Our outstanding reputation, top faculty, diverse student profile and a powerful alumni network are un-matched. With our unique focus on experiential learning, which includes a team sailing experience and global travel, the Executive MBA at Daniels is in a class all its own.

PART-TIME PROFESSIONAL MBA

24-Months | Cohort of High-Potential Professionals | Evening Classes

The Professional MBA is an ideal fit for early-to-mid career professionals. Our curriculum is aligned with current business needs. Apply lessons learned today in the workplace tomorrow. We balance the in-class experience with hands-on challenges. At Daniels you’ll gain real-life insights from faculty who are business experts, an extensive network of peers and an immersive global experience.

Both programs offer unmatched career development services which give you the tools to achieve your goals.

Daniels.du.edu  |  303.871.2500

 

Business Education. Shifted.

“Whether it’s the integration of ethics across a curriculum, or the early adoption of a fully integrated core experience, the Daniels College of Business has a rich, well-earned reputation of innovation in MBA education. We continue this tradition with the Denver MBA, a program uniquely designed to actively engage students with the marketplace. In The Denver MBA, core challenges are supported by integrated five-week modules enabling students to become value creators from day one. Challenge-driven education and deep, vivid learning are the hallmarks of this program. The 20 months of continuous experiential learning represents an entirely new and frame-breaking approach to preparing students for the rigors of a 21st century marketplace; and it’s only available at the Daniels College of Business.“

– Dr. Brent Chrite, Dean

The Denver MBA Delivers VIVID Learning in a real-world environment. 
Our MBA’s center of gravity is core challenges, not core courses.

This unique program entails:

4 Back-to-back Core Business Challenges

Multiple Teams Competing with Each Other

20 Months of Continuous Action Learning

Dozens of On-call Faculty & Experts to Help

A Personal Growth & Leadership Program

Challenge-driven Management Education: Employers demand it. Students thrive in it.

mba.du.edu        #DenverMBA        303.871.2500

 

Update your future.

Executive Education at Daniels can help you move your career forward and gain the 
latest knowledge and skills to make a real impact in your organization. Here’s how:

Take a Professional Short Course and immediately boost your skills in areas like Finance, Innovation, and Negotiation.

Participate in one of our leadership development programs – High Performance Leadership or the Emerging Leaders Program.

Earn a Graduate Business Certificate by taking four courses in critical business disciplines like 
Digital Marketing, Finance, Business Information and Analytics.

Collaborate with Daniels faculty to build a Custom Program for your organization and focus on 
the exact skills your employees need.

Contact us to learn more about your options:

daniels.du.edu/ExecEd  | 303.871.2370  |  Executive.Education@du.edu  | #ExecEd

 

Accelerate Your Future Now

Think you can’t afford or don’t have the time for your MBA?  Take a look at Johnson & Wales University’s four MBA tracks including a Traditional MBA, or concentrations in Hospitality, Non-Profit Management and Human Resources. These affordable programs are designed for working professionals who want to complete their MBA in only 18 months. Classes are held in-person once a month at the Denver campus, while coursework is completed online. All of our MBA programs are developed in collaboration with leading companies so you’ll gain the knowledge and skills employers are looking for. Learn more at www.jwu.edu/denver

 

Turing School of Software & Design

Turing School of Software & Design is a seven-month program that turns people from diverse backgrounds into professional software developers. Upon graduation, students are proficient in Ruby and Rails, solid in JavaScript, and familiar with other technologies like Ember.js, Angular, and Go. They’ve implemented data structures and algorithms, built complex web applications, developed a solid theoretical foundation, and logged 1,600+ hours of practice – making them some of the best new developers anywhere. We believe so strongly in the quality of our alumni that we guarantee graduates will find a high-quality technical job within three months or we’ll refund tuition.

 

Career-Relevant Courses at the University of Denver

The University of Denver offers innovative, career-relevant programming designed, delivered, and priced for busy adults. Pursue a graduate certificate or earn a master’s degree entirely online or on campus in the evenings at University College, the college of professional and continuing studies. Advance your education, your business, and your career through the Center for Professional Development, offering short-courses and continuing education for professionals in Colorado. You’ll gain access to world-class faculty and facilities at the University of Denver, where programs suit your career, schedule, and learning style. Learn more at http://ucollege.du.edu/dueducation.

 

Adams State 
University MBA
 – Great Stories Continue Here!

The MBA is surely the most recognizable degree in the world of business management and leadership. It is that special degree that solidifies ones preparation and readiness for greater responsibility and executive appointments.

The Adams State MBA uniquely combines a national faculty, convenient online delivery, the support of a cohort class, and the modest investment cost consistent with state universities.

Our MBA students are offered a strong core curriculum necessary for all leadership and management positions, along with the options of five specializations – Health Care Administration, Leadership, Public Administration, Finance, and Sport Leadership.

719-587-7477  |  mba.adams.edu  |  mba@adams.edu

 

Be challenged. Be innovative. Be here.

Whether you’re pursuing an MBA or MS degree to advance your career, broaden your skill set or change course, be sure to explore what Leeds has to offer:

Taught by top-tier faculty with expertise across all functional areas

Learn in a small class-size environment

2015’s graduating class achieved 90% placement

MBA Programs

Full-time program for an immersive experience

Evening MBA for the working professional

Master’s Programs

Accounting      Real Estate      Business Analytics      
Supply Chain Management      Finance

For more information:

www.colorado.edu/business/academics/graduate-programs

303.492.8397

 

University of Colorado Executive MBA.
World Ready

THERE ARE FINITE LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES and only the best are able to advance to top positions in an extremely competitive business world. Attaining an MBA gives you an advantage over your competition, demonstrating that you’ve got the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills to successfully lead 
an organization.

Go to emba.colorado.edu to learn more and find details on upcoming information sessions. There is no better time than now to advance your career!

 

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