See photographic work of the Professional Photography Program students at the Isaacson School for New Media at Colorado Mountain College. Multimedia piece created by CMC New Media students Cary Tozer and Guadalupe Laiz.

Professional Photography Degree

Get quality academics, high-tech photography labs and Rocky Mountain inspiration

Your camera has the power to tell a story to the world. Whether it’s a story of injustice, acclaim or scenic beauty, all it takes is a professional behind the lens.

Get the artistic and technical skills you need to tell your story at Colorado Mountain College. You’ll have access to one of the most-photographed mountain ranges in the world — right outside your door!

Colorado Mountain College offers:

  • A visually inspiring location in the heart of the Rocky Mountains
  • State-of-the-art equipment and studio space
  • Access to internationally renown ski area, events, concerts and competitions
  • Up-to-date instruction from professional photographers
  • A curriculum that prepares students to enter the workforce

Colorado Mountain College is surrounded by photography-loving mountain communities. From local galleries and artists’ collectives to monthly art walks and award-winning exhibits, you’ll have several outlets to showcase your work.

Aspen, a hub of international photography and pop culture, is nearby. It’s also home to world-class skiing, snowboarding and the Winter X Games. If you’re interested in winter sport photography, or just playing in the snow, this is the place to be.

Beautiful scenery, a happening photography scene, not to mention epic skiing and outdoor adventure — there could hardly be a better location. Come get inspired!

Download Program Brochure (pdf)

Download Isaacson School Application Packet-Photography, Graphic Design, Digital Media

Download Photo Program Equipment List

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