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Online learning is a great option if you have a demanding work schedule and personal schedule. UCCS offers the curriculum and the flexibility you need to meet your educational and career goals.

Online Courses

Become a Non-Degree Seeking Student

  • Transcripts of previous coursework are not required to be submitted by non-degree seeking students; however, you may need to prove completion of pre-requisite courses to enroll in desired courses.
  • $50 application fee
You may register on a space available basis after the enrollment period for degree seeking students. Check your student portal to determine the date for open enrollment.
  • Transcripts of previous coursework are not required to be submitted by non-degree seeking students; however, you may need to prove completion of pre-requisite courses to enroll in desired courses.
  • $50 application fee
You may register on a space available basis after the enrollment period for degree seeking students. Check your student portal to determine the date for open enrollment.

Undergraduate Degree

Become an Undergraduate Degree Student

A maximum of 72 hours of transfer credit from 2-year colleges and a maximum of 90 hours of transfer credit from all schools combined.

UCCS also offers four options for obtaining credit by exam (AP, IB, CLEP, DANTES).

Business
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.7, or better, including all remedial and repeated courses.
  • GPA of 2.0 or better may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Criminal Justice
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.4, or better, including all remedial and repeated courses.
  • GPA of 2.0 or better may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Health Care Sciences
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5, or better, including all remedial and repeated courses.
Nursing
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 and additional consideration statement.
  • GPA of 2.0 or better may be considered for admission to the College of Letters, Arts & Sciences (LAS) until they meet the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth El College of Nursing and Health Sciences grade, course, and GPA requirements. At that time they may pursue admission to the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth El College of Nursing and Health Sciences.
Sociology
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.4, or better, including all remedial and repeated courses.
  • GPA of 2.0 or better may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Unofficial Transcript Evaluation
E-mail a copy of your unofficial transcript(s) to connect@uccs.edu, from all colleges or universities where you have earned academic credit.

Your transcripts will be reviewed within (5) business days to determine how the credits may apply toward a UCCS online degree program.
  • Select “online degree programs”
  • $50 application fee
Check your student portal to determine your enrollment dates.
Develop a Degree Plan
Connect with your Academic Advisor to develop a degree plan to meet your educational goals. Your student portal gives you easy access to contact your Academic Advisor.

Graduate Degree

Become a Graduate Degree Student

A maximum of 9 credit hours of transfer credit may be considered toward a Graduate Degree program.

Business
  • GRE or GMAT
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.1 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Criminal Justice
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Education
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Engineering
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Nursing
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 or better and a BSN GPA of 3.3 or higher
  • Additional Application Materials required
Public Administration
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Unofficial Transcript Evaluation
E-mail a copy of your unofficial transcript(s) to connect@uccs.edu, from all colleges or universities where you have earned academic credit.

Your transcripts will be reviewed within (5) business days to determine how the credits may apply toward a UCCS online degree program.
  • $60 application fee
  • Additional Application Materials required
Check your student portal to determine your enrollment dates.
Develop a Degree Plan
Connect with your Academic Advisor to develop a degree plan to meet your educational goals.

Graduate Certificate

Become a Graduate Certificate Student

No transfer credits can be used toward a Graduate Certificate program.
Business
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.1 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Criminal Justice
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Education
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Engineering
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
Nursing
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 or better and a BSN GPA of 3.3 or higher
  • Additional Application Materials required
Public Administration
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or better
  • Additional Application Materials required
  • $50 application fee
  • Additional Application Materials required
Check your student portal to determine your enrollment dates.