PRE-BUSINESS PROGRAM 2017/18
What can I do with a degree in Business?
Students at the Leeds School of Business pursue degree programs in accounting, finance, marketing, and management (operation management, information management, and human resource management). They also have the opportunity to differentiate themselves by pursuing a certificate in sports, operation/information management, entrepreneurship, quantitative finance, global business, social responsibility, and/or real estate.
*See Business Major page for more detailed information on what you can do with a business degree.
Pre-Business Program Overview
The Pre-Business Program has been created to give incoming freshman, who were not directly admitted into The Leeds School of Business but show academic promise, a supportive and preparatory path to transfer into Leeds.
The Leeds School of Business is the eighth oldest business school in the United States. Today, the school enrolls more than 3,300 undergraduate and graduate students in degree programs that include accounting, finance, marketing, and management. The school is home to top-tier faculty, in-house career and mentoring programs, and a number of centers including the Burridge Center for Finance, Deming Center for Entrepreneurship, and the CU Real Estate Center. Student’s also have the opportunity to customize their business degree and earn one of the many certificate Leeds offers to their students.
Once admitted, students will be able to pursue the pre-requisite courses and prepare for entrance into the Leeds School of Business in their sophomore year.
Benefits of the Program
If you applied directly to The Leeds School of Business then you have automatically been evaluated for admission to Pre-Business and given an invitation to participate in the program if you qualified.
If you did not get an invitation to be a part of this program and are a new incoming CU student, reach out to us at PreBusiness@colorado.edu.
If you did not get an invitation to be a part of this program, you may still follow the Intra-University Transfer (IUT) process for transfer to Leeds. (Admission through the IUT process is limited to space availability.)
Program Requirements for 2017/18
Fee: All Residential Academic Programs at the University of Colorado, including the Pre-Business RAP, charge an $850 participation fee. This is a one-time fee which will be charged to the student’s account at the beginning of the academic year. The fee is non-refundable after the first day of class.
Fee Scholarships: Scholarships to cover the $850 participation fee are available based on a student’s financial need. Students who wish to be considered for a RAP fee scholarship must contact the Pre-Business RAP by email at PreBusiness@colorado.edu.
Previous Program Requirements for 2016/17