Jan 23, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Economics Minor

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These degree requirements are subject to periodic revision by the academic department, and the College reserves the right to make exceptions and substitutions as judged necessary in individual cases. Therefore, the College strongly urges students to consult regularly with their major advisor and CLAS advisor to confirm the best plans of study before finalizing them.

Program Delivery

  • This is an on-campus program.

Declaring This Minor

  • Please see your advisor.

General Requirements

To earn a degree, students must satisfy all requirements in each of the areas below, in addition to their individual major requirements.

Program Requirements

  1. Students must complete a minimum of 15 ECON credit hours.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 6 upper division (3000-level and above) ECON credit hours.
  3. Students must achieve a minimum GPA of 2.0 for all courses applied to minor requirements.
  4. Students must complete all minor courses taken at CU Denver and all transfer courses applying to minor requirements with a minimum grade of C- (1.7).  Students cannot complete major or ancillary course requirements as pass/fail.
  5. Students must complete a minimum of 9 ECON credit hours with CU Denver faculty.

Program Restrictions, Allowances and Recommendations

  1. Students may double count all but two upper division level courses toward other degree requirements
  2. Only courses taken at CU Denver will apply in the GPA calculation.
  3. All courses other than ECON 2012 and ECON 2022 require written department approval to be transferred in as satisfying major requirements.

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