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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education Minor


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The Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (CLDE) Minor is designed to provide students with an understanding of culturally and linguistically diverse students, families and communities, particularly in their relationship to public institutions. This minor is a powerful addition to majors in sociology, psychology, ethnic studies, gender studies, public health, communication, the humanities, and anyone in the field of education, as it provides professionals with a strong understanding of how to serve culturally and linguistically diverse students in school and community environments.

Program Delivery

  • This is an on-campus program with a variety of delivery options for many of our courses including hybrid, evening, and online courses.

Declaring This Minor

  • If you are currently a CU Denver student please contact the Undergraduate Advisor in the School of Education & Human Development for specific meeting times to discuss the process.

General Requirements

To earn a degree, students must satisfy all requirements in each of the areas below, in addition to their individual major requirements.

Program Requirements

  1. To complete a minor in CLDE, a students must complete 15 credit hours of CLDE and other related courses with a minimum grade of C (2.0).
  2. Of those CLDE courses, at least 9 credits must be completed at the University of Colorado Denver.
  3. Transfer courses must be approved by faculty and/or advisor to apply to the minor.