Registered Nursing Program at CMC

MAKING IT HAPPEN  After having a child in high school, Heather Herrera earned her RN degree at CMC. Now a working nurse, she’s pursuing her masters degree.

Now offering a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Earn your Nursing Degree at CMC.

A career in nursing will allow you the challenging opportunity to provide patient-centered care at every level of healthcare from birth to end of life. Now is an exciting and rewarding time to begin a career in nursing, one of the most in-demand, high-growth career tracks in the industry.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

CMC now offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

NOTE: Colorado Mountain College’s BSN program has been approved by the State of Colorado Department of Higher Education and North Central Higher Learning Commission. CMC has submitted an application for the BSN candidacy status with the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing

Colorado Mountain College’s Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing enables graduates to be eligible to apply for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for registered nursing. CMC nursing program graduates demonstrate a high success rate at or above the national and state NCLEX pass rate.

First-Time Pass Rate for CMC Nursing Students vs. National Average

CMC Nursing National
2013-2014 90.07% 82.49%
2012-2013 87.33% 84.23%
2011-2012 87.28% 84.85%
All percentages 3-year mean.

The CMC nursing program provides students with opportunities to enter the nursing profession. We emphasize early experiential learning through clinical experiences in a variety of healthcare settings. You will have practical experience working in acute care hospitals, ambulatory care settings, clinics, home health, long-term care facilities, physicians’ offices and other healthcare systems.

AAS Nursing Degree Accreditation

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia, 30326.  Their telephone number is (404) 975-5000.

This program is approved by the Colorado State Board of Nursing, 1560 Broadway, Suite 1350, Denver, Colorado, 80202. Their phone number is (303) 894-2430.

Download the AAS Nursing Program Application (pdf)

Download Program Brochure (pdf)