Colorado Technical University Colorado Springs requires a minimum of 178 quarter hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Colorado Tech has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Colorado Tech offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Colorado Tech may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Colorado Tech has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with Colorado Tech directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Colorado Tech students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Colorado Tech.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Colorado Tech does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Colorado Tech
Colorado Tech offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.
✅ Colorado Tech offers services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Colorado Tech has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Colorado Tech offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ Colorado Tech does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
🟨 Colorado Tech does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Colorado Tech does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Colorado Tech have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Colorado Tech has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Colorado Tech include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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