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University of Colorado Colorado Springs Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Colorado Springs, CO

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Anthropology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Geography
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Human Services, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Museology/Museum Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Systems Engineering
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering, chemistry, biochemistry, communication, criminal justice, electrical engineering, math, mechanical engineering, sociology
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
456
Part-Time Faculty
336
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
40%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 12% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 52% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 26% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
741,834
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
 
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Criminal Justice

Master's Programs of Study

  • Adult Nursing
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • History
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nursing--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Affairs
  • Sociology

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Adult Nursing
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nursing--General
  • Physics

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