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.

Registered Nursing Program at CMC


This program is offered at Spring Valley and Breckenridge.

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.

The Colorado Mountain College Nursing Program offers an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing which 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. 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.


This 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.

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