Programs Offered at Colorado Mountain College in Leadville

You’ll find traditional degree-oriented college courses and specific career-oriented certification programs at CMC’s highest-altitude campus.

Photo of a chemistry lab class at the Timberline Campus.In addition to Associate of Arts and Associate of Science transfer programs, the campus is known for its Ski Area Operations program and the Natural Resource Management program which specializes in land and water reclamation. Outdoor Recreation Leadership prepares students to work in the outdoor industry, teach or interpret the natural world.

Entrepreneurship and Professional Fly Fishing Guide all include hands-on, experiential education opportunities to enhance the student’s learning experience.

Outdoor Education courses are open to all students, and provide the background needed to develop good judgment, safe operation, and a solid educational base for leading groups in the field.

Colorado Mountain College in Leadville offers the following degrees and certificates:

Associate of Arts Degrees (AA)
Associate of Arts
Associate of Arts – Business
Associate of Arts – Economics
Associate of Arts – Outdoor Education
Associate of Arts – Psychology
Early Childhood Teacher Education
Environmental Studies

Associate of Science Degrees (AS)
Associate of Science
Environmental Science

Associate of Applied Science Degrees (AAS)
Early Childhood Education
Natural Resource Management
Ski Area Operations

Associate of General Studies (AGS)
Associate of General Studies
Outdoor Recreation Leadership

Certificates of Occupational Proficiency (COP)

Basic Welding and Cutting
Early Childhood Education: Director
Early Childhood Education: Group Leader
Early Childhood Education: Teacher
Emergency Medical Technician: Basic
Fire Academy I
Level I & II Ski Patrol Operations
Microsoft Office® Specialist
Natural Resource Management Field Technician
Ropeway Electrical Maintenance Technician
Ropeway Mechanical Maintenance Technician
Slopes and Trail Maintenance

Certificates of Completion (COC)
Fly Fishing Guide
Outdoor Education
Sustainability Leadership