Photo of a CMC Environmental Studies class in the field testing water.

Study Environmental Studies or Environmental Science in Colorado

Start smart with 2-year degree from Colorado Mountain College

Colorado Mountain College’s Environmental Studies (AA) and Environmental Science (AS) degrees can open up worlds of career opportunities, whether your interest is research, the arts or advocacy.

Green jobs are expected to double between 2000 and 2016. Our programs give you the knowledge and skills you need to find success in this emerging, thriving economy.

Colorado Mountain College’s eleven campuses in the Rocky Mountains are situated in some of the most ecologically diverse environments in the country. The region is also a political hotbed of environmental issues surrounding water, energy, conservation and pollution. You’ll gain front row seats to highly charged issues, and an understanding of the effects of national and regional policies on local communities.