CMC students participate in astro-photography at CMC Spring Valley.
CMC Leadville Campus with mountain range behind
Different Academic Adventure
A different kind of academic adventure.

Mountain living.
Hands-on learning.
Career-focused degrees.
Find yourself here.

Embrace what’s different.

Two CMC students work closely together in a physics class.

Embrace what’s different.

Business Administration
Leadership & Management



Accounting to Veterinary Technology. Lay the foundation for your education or get the skills for your passion.



Open the door to a new career or add to your resume with specialized knowledge and skills. Learn from industry professionals.

CMC Tomorrow Ready graphic

Tomorrow Ready Scholarship

Qualified students receive up to $1000 or more depending on the program of study and financial need.


Details / Apply

International Students

Experience Colorado and study at CMC

International Students

graphic: preview of the CMC District Google Map

3 Residential Campuses

8 Commuter Campuses/Locations

See Campuses/Locations


Credit Classes

Class is where the magic happens.
Student/teacher ratio is 13 to 1. Our faculty care and nearly 80 percent hold advanced degrees in their field.


Community Education

Get physical. Get spiritual. Get cooking. Get financial. Get creative, definitely! Community education is what you want it to be. And what you want to become.

Community Education

Events / Calendar

Sun 28
CMC students hike in a grove of aspen trees.

Thanksgiving Break - CMC Closed

November 24, 2021 - November 28, 2021
Dec 10
photo - textbooks

Fall Semester Ends

December 10, 2021
Dec 24
photo - Anvil Point above Rifle

Winter Break - CMC Closed

December 24, 2021 - January 3, 2022
Jan 17
CMC professor engages with students in the back of the classroom during a lecture.

Spring 2022 Semester Starts

January 17, 2022

Colorado Mountain College Board of Trustees

CMC is governed by a board of seven, locally elected trustees representing the six counties of the CMC District.

CMC Board of Trustees
See Board of Trustees Calendar