Colorado Community College System (CCCS) course matrix by major

The following courses will transfer to CU Boulder from any Colorado Community College and apply directly to each major, as indicated.  

Note: Not all courses listed are taught at every institution. Check with your current institution directly for course availability.
 

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2401 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111   Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5

 

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
EGG 1000 Intro to Engineering 1
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3

**CSC 1060 is strongly recommended before transfer to CU**

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111  Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
EGG 1000 Intro to Engineering 1
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111  Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
EGG 1000 Intro to Engineering 1
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3

CAD 1101 + 1102  OR

CAD 2220 (preferred) OR

CAD 2332 

Computer Aided Drafting (need both)

Revit

Civil 3D

6 total

3

3

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111  Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
CHE 1112 General Chemistry 2 5
BIO 1111 General Biology 1 5
BIO 1112 General Biology 2 5

*BIO 1111 + 1112 and CHE 1111 + 1112 recommended before transfer

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
EGG 1000 Intro to Engineering 1
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3
EGG 1030 + EGG 1051 Robotics + Experimental Design 3 total
CAD 2450-2456 Computer Aided Drafting (Choose 1) 3

* Either EGG 1030 1051 OR EGG 1040 will satisfy an engineering projects course

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
CHE 1112 General Chemistry 2 5
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
BIO 1111 + 1112 General Biology 1 & 2 (need both) 10 total
CHE 2111 Organic Chemistry 1 5
CHE 2112 Organic Chemistry 2 5

Engineering/Computer Science

  • Students in this major will take a Chemical Engineering-specific computing course (CHEN 1310) at CU Boulder

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
CHE 1112 General Chemistry 2 5
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
BIO 1111 + 1112 General Biology 1 & 2 (need both) 10 total
CHE 2111 Organic Chemistry 1 5
CHE 2112 Organic Chemistry 2 5

Engineering/Computer Science

  • Students in this major will take a Chemical Engineering-specific computing course (CHEN 1310) at CU Boulder

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2540 Linear Algebra 3

Science

Subject Title Credits
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
BIO 1111 General Biology w/lab 5

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
CSC 1061 Computer Science 2 4
CSC 2065 Discrete Structures 4
CSC 2025 Computer Architecture & Language 4

Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS)

  • Nine(9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Additionally, a total of at least three (3) credit hours of Logic and three (3) credit hours of Ethics is required (see H/SS list below for choices)
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 5

CAD 1101 + 1102 OR

CAD 2220 OR

CAD 2332 (preferred)

Computer Aided Drafting (need both)

Revit

Civil 3D

6 total

3

3

EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3
EGG 2030 Mechanics of Solids 3
EGG 2011 or EGG 2071 Statics (Engineering Mechanics 1) 3
EGG 2012 or EGG 2072 Dynamics (Engineering Mechanics II) 3
EGG 2020 Thermodynamics 3

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111  Calc-based Physics 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
BIO 1111 General Biology 1

 Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credit
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4

Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
BIO 1111 General Biology 1

 Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credit
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
CSC 1061 Computer Science 2 4
CSC 1065 Discrete Structures 4

Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
CHE 1112 General Chemistry 2 5

 

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
CAD 1101 + 1102 Computer Aided Drafting ***
CAD 2450-2456 (choose 1) Solid Works ****
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3

*** only for Civil or Architectural option
**** only for Mechanical option

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5
CHE 1112 General Chemistry 2 5
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3
EGG 2011 or EGG 2071 Statistics (Engineering Mechanics 1) 3
EGG 2020 Thermodynamics 3

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject Title Credits Notes:
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5  
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5  
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5 *only needed for ArchE, Civil and Environmental emphasis
CHE 1112 General Chemistry 2 5 *Need CHE 111+112 for Environmental emphasis

 

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits

Notes

CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4  
CSC 1061 Computer Science 2 4  
CAD 2220 Advanced Revit 3 *Civil emphasis only
CAD 1101 + 1102 CAD 6 total *ArchE, Civil, Environmental emphasis
CAD 2450-2456 (choose 1) Solid Works (choose 1 course) 3 *Mechanical only
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3  
EGG 1060 Engineering Computing 4 *Preferred for Civil, Aerospace and MechE
EGG 2023 Statics 3 *all emphasis areas except Aerospace
EGG 2012 Dynamics 3 *Mechanical only

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Geology concentration area

  • GEY 1111 - Physical Geology
  • GEY 2205 - Geology of Colorado, OR GEY 2208 - Geology Field Studies

Computer Science concentration

  • CSC 1061 - Computer Science 2
  • CSC 2205 - Computer Architecture

Economics concentration

  • Prerequisites: ECO 2001+2002
  • ECO 2045 - Environmental Economics

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2560 + MAT 2540

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject  Title Credits
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5

 

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
CAD 2450-2456 (choose 1) Solid Works 3
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
CSC 1061 Computer Science 2 4
EGG 2030 Mechanics of Solids 3
EGG 2011 or EGG 2071 Statics (Engineering Mechanics I)  3
EGG 2012 or EGG 2072 Dynamics (Engineering Mechanics II) 3
EGG 2020 Thermodynamics 3

Humanities & Social Sciences (H/SS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.

Mathematics

Subject Title Credits
MAT 2410 Calculus 1 5
MAT 2420 Calculus 2 5
MAT 2430 Calculus 3 5

MAT 2450+MAT 2456

OR

MAT 2561 + MAT 2540

 

Differential Equations & Linear Algebra

 

6-7 combined

MAT 2562 is also acceptable and transfers directly as APPM 2360

Science

Subject  Title Credits
PHY 2111 Calc-based Physics 1 5
PHY 2112 Calc-based Physics 2 5
CHE 1111 General Chemistry 1 5

 

Engineering/Computer Science

Subject Title Credits
CAD 2450-2456 (choose 1) Solid Works 3
EGG 1040, or EGG 1020 Engineering Projects 3
CSC 1060 Computer Science 1 4
CSC 1061 Computer Science 2 4

Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS)

  • Nine (9) credit hours at the lower division (1000-2000) level
  • Six (6) credit hours the upper-division level – these are typically taken at CU Boulder

Please consult this list when choosing H/SS classes.