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Student & Alumni Voice: Leif Heaney's Experience Studying at, Graduating From, and Working for Capitol Tech

September 22, 2020
Capitol Tech is a place where you get out what you put in. Capitol Tech will open a world of possibilities for any student willing to put in the work necessary to achieve their goals. The resources available to the undergraduate population, both online and on ground, promote the betterment of the student in every facet of their life, but without understanding Capitol Tech, its uniqueness could be perceived as a weakness.

Capitol Tech Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 21, 2020
From September 15 to October 15 each year, millions of people across the United States celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Interview: Chair of Safety, Dr. Linda Martin, Shares her Thoughts on Construction Safety Week

September 18, 2020
The following Q&A with Dr. Linda F. Martin, Chair of Safety at and graduate of the PhD in Occupational Health and Safety from Capitol Technology University, marks the close of Construction Safety Week.

Tips for Construction Safety – Revisited

September 17, 2020
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), 21% of private industry worker fatalities in 2018 were in the construction industry. Though worker deaths are down in America, on average, there is a lot of work to be done to improve safety, especially in the era of COVID-19.

September 14th Marks the Beginning of Construction Safety Week 2020

September 15, 2020
Construction Safety Week, which began on Monday, September 14th, is an annual event in which the “construction industry, its clients and business partners take this opportunity to recommit to sending every worker h

Capitol Tech Creates a New Pathway to a PhD

September 14, 2020
At Capitol Technology University, students have the choice of 18 different doctorate degrees to match their career needs.

Remembering September 11, 2001: How it Shaped Our Nation and the Field of Counterterrorism 

September 11, 2020
Nineteen years ago today, our nation was faced with a shocking act of terrorism. The horrific attacks of September 11, 2001 immediately produced a call-to-action. Many citizens felt compelled to help the nation prepare for, detect, and avoid any future attacks, partially because the falling of the twin towers threatened the security of not only the nation as a whole, but each individual living in the U.S. 

Visit Career Services to Create a Blueprint toward Your Future Career

September 10, 2020
Welcome to Capitol Tech for the new academic year! The Office of Career Services is here to assist you prepare for an ever-changing workforce through individualized career planning. We can provide you with the necessary resources and guidance to manage your career, whether you are deciding upon a major or have defined a career interest. Through this career planning process we will help you to explore new paths, change destinations, and map your vision for the future.

NCCER Certification Accepted at Capitol Technology University

September 10, 2020
Capitol Technology University and the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) have signed a new agreement providing support for industry trade workers building our economy across the nation. Those that have worked hard to obtain a NCCER credential in one of their many disciplines may now use those credentials towards completion of Capitol Tech’s Online Bachelors of Science in Professional Trades Administration program.

Student Voice: Taylor Ownbey's Experience Discovering and Becoming a Student Leader in Cybersecurity

September 4, 2020
Growing up, STEM of any kind wasn’t my main focus or interest. Ever since elementary school, I excelled in English and visual arts, receiving straight A’s in every writing class and winning art competitions every single year. I had found my area, my niche, and felt completely comfortable in it.