Admission

The admission process for the CMU/CU Boulder Civil and Mechanical Engineering Partnership Programs requires that a student meet the admission requirements for the CU Boulder College of Engineering. A student may apply for admission to the CMU/CU Boulder Civil and Mechanical Engineering Partnership Programs when they have established a successful collegiate record as demonstrated through one of the following scenarios.


Scenario One

A student may apply to the CMU/CU Boulder Civil or Mechanical Engineering Partnership Program when they have achieved all three of the following conditions:

  1. Completion of a two-course sequence in calculus at CMU with a grade of "B" or higher, and
  2. Completion of two physical science courses at CMU (calculus-based physics and/or college chemistry) with a grade of "B" or higher
  3. Overall GPA of 3.0 or better for all courses at CMU.

Scenario Two  

A student may apply to the CMU/CU Boulder Civil or Mechanical Engineering Partnership Program under the following conditions:

  1. Completion of the sequence of courses listed on the current Mechanical Engineering Curriculum Plan for Freshman and Sophomore years at CMU
  2. Combined grade point average in these courses not lower than 3.0
  3. Overall CMU cumulative grade point average not lower than 3.0.