New Degree! Bachelor of Applied Science

Take your AAS degree to the next level. See Details & Curriculum

New Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education!

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Mountain Life

Live it. Surrounded by 16 ski resorts, six wilderness areas
and miles of national forest.


The Arc of Education, Brazil to Colorado

“My CMC Sustainability Studies internship connected me with key staff
at Clean Energy Economy for the Region at the right time.”

Meet Maisa Metcalf

Inspired Academics

Some classes won't fit inside four walls.
11 Mountain Towns with over 80 degree programs.

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Explore Colorado Mountain College

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Monday, May 25

Honoring all who died in U.S. military service.

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Current Students



  • May 27, 2015 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
    Please join us for refreshments from 5:30 pm – 6 pm. Rebecca Dickson, Chair, Sierra Club-Indian Peaks Group, Executive Board[...]
  • June 14, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Topilow Brothers Concert June 14
    The National Repertory Orchestra presents The Topilow Brothers in concert. Join Carl Topilow on the clarinet and Arthur Topilow on[...]
  • June 22, 2015 @ 9:00 am – June 26, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
    Flyer for STI event.
    WHAT IT’S ABOUT The Colorado Mountain College Summer Technology Institute is a week-long, technology-packed learning adventure. Institute students will learn[...]

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