Change is inevitable, but the rate at which our economy and workforce are evolving is accelerating. By collaborating with employers, we can help learners anticipate these shifts and adapt for the modern workplace. We also know that learning does not always follow a predictable path—nor does it have an endpoint. At CU Denver, we’re meeting the evolving needs of learners and our workforce with new academic programs and real-world opportunities that help learners achieve their goals, no matter where they are in their lives and careers.
We prepare students for the world—the real world—which means teaching hands-on skills in addition to high-quality academics. And we provide learning whenever and wherever learners want it—including online. That’s true for student Sarah Bennett, whose online and in-person coursework in political science has led to a burgeoning career in public policy. Read Sarah’s story below.
As part of our flexible model that meets learners where they are, we have implemented the following steps: