photo - horses on Wilson Mesa by Joseph Gamble

FRIDAY APRIL 21, 2017, 6:30PM

Come for the Fine Art Show Opening, followed by a 50th Anniversary program and dessert celebration. See Schedule/RSVP
Photo by Joseph Gamble, Assistant Professor of Photography

photo - CMC President Dr. Carrie Hauser and Scott Robson, Colorado Mountain Club Executive Director, at the summit of South Maroon Peak.

Rocky Mtn Land Management Internship

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Live, work and study in the heart of Colorado's national forests.

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photo - scene from Sopris Theater Company's production of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"

Sopris Theatre Company Presents
“One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”

Last Weekend! At the New Space Theatre at CMC Spring Valley.


photo - CMC President Dr. Carrie Hauser and Scott Robson, Colorado Mountain Club Executive Director, at the summit of South Maroon Peak.


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for our 50th Anniversary

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CMC Alumnus Maegan Carney

Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education!

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Explore Colorado Mountain College

  • logo - Colorado Mountain College 50th Anniversary
    Our Fiftieth Anniversary!
    1967 - 2017 / Because of you.
    The CMC story is full of challenge, adventure and triumph. Read about it on our 50th website.
  • CMC students enter the Calaway Acdemic Center on the Spring Valley Campus.
    Future Students
    Take a look inside. There’s a lot to see. Climb beyond with us!
    Learn more
  • CMC students work directly with a professor in a biology lab.
    Parents & Families
    An affordable Colorado Mountain College education can prepare your student to succeed.
    Find out how


See the schedule of campus
Graduation Ceremonies


Registration opens Monday, April 24.

Current Students



  • April 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am
    photo - student rides a tricycle at carnival on the Spring Valley campus
    GLENWOOD SPRINGS/SPRING VALLEY/CARBONDALE Uncle Jimmy’s Pig Roast and Carnival CMC 50th Anniversary celebration followed by a Pig Roast luncheon and[...]
  • June 13, 2017 @ 6:19 pm – 7:19 pm
    Buena Vista Campus
    CHAFFEE COUNTY Celebration with Jazz Join us for the CMC 50th Anniversary with a Jazz Ensemble Reception followed by a[...]
  • August 25, 2017 all-day
    Photo - CMC culinary apprenticeship class in Breckenridge.
    BRECKENRIDGE/DILLON Culinary Student Exhibition, Welcome Back To School and Reunion CMC Open House at both Breckenridge and Dillon sites, followed[...]

Inside CMC

Meet our President!
Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser has spent her career helping open opportunities for college education. She also guided river trips through the Grand Canyon! All great credentials for leading Colorado Mountain College.
See the President's Page