Acceptance into this program is based on a submission of a written essay or recently published article in a peer-reviewed journal. Candidates must also have either a bachelor’s degree in homeland security or emergency management-related fields, with a GPA of 3.0 or better, or five years of work experience as a homeland security professional.CTU also offers other undergraduate and advanced degrees for students and professionals interested in homeland security-related careers. For information about the new CTU Master of Science in Homeland Security or other programs in the CTU College of Security Studies, visit www.coloradotech.edu/Degree-Programs/Security-Studies. About Colorado Technical University Founded in 1965, Colorado Technical University (CTU) provides higher education for today’s career-focused students and offers support, flexibility and resources to help students pursue new opportunities. CTU’s industry-focused curriculum has courses taught by instructors, many with experience in the fields that they teach. CTU was named to the 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012 list of military-friendly schools by G.I. Jobs Magazine, which includes the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools which are doing the most to embrace America’s veterans as students. At CTU, students can collaborate with people from all over the country via the CTU award-winning Virtual Campus, which was recognized as the “Best of the Best” in the Education and Academia category of the 2009 Computerworld Honors program. Students can also connect on campuses in multiple cities. CTU students can choose from more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs. For more information, please visit www.coloradotech.edu. CTU is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org. CTU is also a member of the Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ:CECO) network of universities, colleges and schools. For more information visit www.careered.com. CTU cannot guarantee employment or salary. Find disclosures on graduation rates, student financial obligations and more at www.coloradotech.edu/disclosures.