Earn an Environmental Science AS Degree in Colorado

Environmental science comes to life with CMC’s emphasis on hands-on learning

Our environmental science degree program prepares you for transfer to four-year environmental science programs. Depending upon the electives you select, the degree also provides an excellent foundation for transfer to environmentally related programs such as geology, environmental engineering or environmental health.

As a graduate of the environmental science degree program, you can move onto work in the fields of:

  • Research
  • Consulting
  • Environmental regulation

Program at a Glance

Degree: Environmental Science (AS)

Locations: Breckenridge & Dillon, Edwards, Leadville, Rifle, Spring Valley, Steamboat Springs

Cost: $57/credit-hour (in-district), $373/credit-hour (out-of-state)
See tuition information below

Download the Outdoor/Environmental Brochure (pdf)

What classes will I take?

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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

Status 100-200 Courses
per Credit Hour
100-200 Courses
per Semester*
In-District** $57 $855
In-State*** $107 $1,605
Out-of-State $373 $5,596

Special Tuition Rates at CMC

You may qualify for a significant tuition discount at Colorado Mountain College.

Status 100-200 Courses
per Credit Hour
100-200 Courses
per Semester*
Vets & Military Families $103 $1,545
CMC Service Area $103 $1,545
Western States (WUE) $160.50 $2,407.50