Get a Low-Cost, High-Quality Engineering Degree
Live the mountain lifestyle while you finish the first two years of a degree in engineering
This is your chance to earn an engineering degree without drowning in debt! Skip the cost of high tuition for the first two years and get a strong start at Colorado Mountain College. You’ll get plenty of time with faculty and many hands-on learning opportunities.
This transfer program is designed primarily to prepare you for a career in mechanical engineering. Our students have also successfully pursued electrical, aerospace and civil engineering majors after transferring to a four-year program.
Colorado Mountain College Engineering program offers:
- Small classes with one-on-one interaction
- Expert faculty members in the field of engineering
- Real world lab and software experience
- A broad curriculum that covers design, manufacturing, mechanics and thermal sciences
- The flexibility to transfer to other engineering and science programs in Colorado
- The mountain lifestyle of Steamboat Springs and Breckenridge, Colorado, premier outdoor destinations
Program at a Glance
Degree: Engineering (AGS)
See tuition information below
From the program at CMC in Steamboat Springs, 100 percent of students who have completed year two have transferred and earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering.
Colorado Mountain College engineering students have transferred to and completed engineering degrees at the University of Colorado (Boulder and Denver), Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines and the University of Wyoming.
See more information about transferring to the engineering program at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
What classes will I take?
Engineering, AGS Degree (online catalog)
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)||$160.50||$2,407.50|
|*Based on an estimated 15 credits per semester
See Residency Requirements
See Second Home Owner Tuition Rate
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