Twelve alums of a program in landscape architecture claim the school never applied for accreditation – which they say they needed to get jobs.
The 120,000-square-foot building at 18th and Illinois streets is part of a long-term plan to increase housing on campus.
After a tough 2016 for for-profit colleges, the parent company of Denver-based Aspen University shows no signs of slowing.
Alpine Investments Denver bought the former private-school property for nearly $4 million, with plans to spend $500,000 on renovations.
The gift includes both seed and long-term funding for the institute, which will combine artistic and technology education.
Six of Colorado’s schools topped 10 percent for investment returns in the most recent fiscal year.
Denver Public Schools dropped $11 million on a 13-acre campus that houses the district’s High Tech Early College.
Following a May hailstorm that damaged the roof and flooded stores, the Lakewood mall has been piecing itself back together, focusing first on tenants with external entrances.
The district bought 42 acres near the Bronco’s practice facility owned by Dove Valley Business Park Associates for $5.8 million.
The university started accepting applicants July 31 for the degree program, which will cost the same as part-time MBA classes.