Accounting professor teaches at the CMC Carbondale Lapala Center.

Study Accounting at Colorado Mountain College

Give your career a boost or even start your four-year degree in accounting and business with the Accounting Program at CMC


The Bookkeeper AAS  is offered at Aspen, Carbondale, Edwards, Glenwood Springs, Rifle, Spring Valley, Steamboat Springs and Online,

The Accounting: Registered Tax Return Preparer/Enrolled Agent Preparation AAS is offered at Aspen, Carbondale, Glenwood Springs, Rifle, Spring Valley and Steamboat Springs.

The Accounting: Bookkeeper Certificate is offered at all CMC locations and Online.

The Accounting program provides you with entry-level skills in the field of accounting. Graduates will be prepared for employment as bookkeepers, accounting paraprofessionals, accounting assistants, and computer accounting assistants in public accounting, industry and government. If you are currently employed, the degree offers the opportunity for job upgrading. If you wish to transfer, consider the Associate of Arts program.

The degree program offers you the opportunity to develop a mixture of basic communication and mathematics skills, technical accounting and computer skills, and basic business skills necessary to succeed in a business world that increasingly relies on information processing communication.

The certificate program provides you with entry-level skills as an accounting clerk or bookkeeper. If you are currently employed, the certificate program provides an opportunity for job upgrading.