Study Biology at Colorado Mountain College
Get an Associate of Science with a Biology Emphasis with a Colorado Statewide Guaranteed Transfer Agreement
Not only is Colorado Mountain College one of the best biology schools, but our low tuition rates will save you money. You’ll find our faculty both challenging and caring, and our small-class environment focuses attention on the students. The Colorado Statewide Guaranteed Transfer Agreement will chart the course to earning a bachelor’s degree.
Read about some of our Associate of Science graduates.
Program at a Glance
Degree: Biology (AAS)
See tuition information below
What will I learn?
The biology emphasis for the Associate of Science Degree provides a strong foundation in mathematics and science classes for students desiring a career in the biological sciences.
Students with this degree will have completed the general education courses and have a solid background in general biology.
What classes will I take?
Associate of Science: Biology (online catalog)
Where can I go from here?
Biological sciences lead to many diverse careers such as:
- Science Teacher
- Health sciences
- Wildlife management
- Environmental engineering
- Natural resource management and others
All courses within the curriculum will count toward the AS degree with a Biology Emphasis. However, transferability depends on the four-year institution. Additional courses may be transferable to one or more of the public four-year colleges or universities in Colorado. For specific information, please see your advisor.
How much is tuition?
Don’t go deep into debt. Find your affordable education here! Colorado Mountain College tuition is one of the lowest in Colorado, and is lower than in-state tuition in many other states. See more tuition information and net price calculators.
Tuition Rates for this program
per Credit Hour
|See Residency Requirements, District Map
*Based on an estimated 15 credits per semester.
**Colorado residents who own a second home in the six-county CMC District may qualify. See In-district.
***Non-residents who own a second home in the six-county CMC District may qualify for a limited, special rate. See Second Home Owner Rate.
Special Tuition Rates at CMC
You may qualify for a significant tuition discount at Colorado Mountain College.
per Credit Hour
|Vets & Military Families||$103||$1,545|
|CMC Service Area||$103||$1,545|
|Western States (WUE)||$150.75||$1,586.25|
|*Based on an estimated 15 credits per semester
See Residency Requirements
See Second Home Owner Tuition Rate
See District Employer Sponsored Rate