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Pursuing Double Degrees, Double Majors, and Minors

If you are offered admission at CU-Boulder, you will be admitted to one major and one degree program. After you enroll, you may consider pursuing a double degree, double major, or minor.

Double Degrees

A double degree is two different degrees within a college/school (e.g.; a BA and BFA from the College of Arts and Sciences), or two degrees from different schools or colleges (e.g., a BA from the College of Arts and Sciences and a BS from the College of Engineering and Applied Science). Enrolled students who wish to add a double degree program are encouraged to speak with their current academic advisor and an academic advisor in the degree program they wish to add in order to determine requirements and procedures for adding a double degree.

Double Majors

If you pursue a bachelor's degree in the College of Arts and Sciences, you may graduate with more than one major within the degree (e.g., economics and French) by completing all requirements for both majors. A minimum of 120 total credit hours is required for double majors.


As you pursue your bachelor's degree, you may decide to participate in a minor program. These optional programs are offered in a number of undergraduate departments and programs including: