Mike Shawn Batty

Adjunct Faculty

What I do

I am the Information and Communications Technology Academic Director. In this role I oversee all aspects of the ICT program including faculty hiring, finalizing schedules, and updating and developing courses.

Professional Biography

Over 30 years in the ICT field covering roles including computer operator (large IBM mainframes), Unix system administrator, managing software engineers, and providing consulting services. After and enjoyable and successful career in ICT I decided to leave industry and move into a role in which I can help students begin, or advance, their careers in ICT.


  • Ph.D., Education/Instructional Leadership and Technology, University of Colorado at Denver, 2005
  • MBA, Management Information Systems, University of New Mexico, 1989
  • Bachelor of University Studies, Communication and Computer Science, University of New Mexico, 1985

Licensure / Accreditations

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)