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

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3 Residential Campuses

9 Commuter Campuses/Locations

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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

Fulbright Scholar Luise Wollesen spent fall semester studying sustainability leadership at CMC Spring Valley taking the majority of her courses from Dr. Kevin Hillmer-Pegram, associate professor of sustainability studies. Photo Stephanie Stocking

Fulbright Scholar Studies Sustainability Leadership at CMC. "The best decision of my life,” said Luise Wollesen.

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CMC Rifle welding instructor working with a student.

"This is an amazing class [Welding for Fun]. I went from 20 years of being an in-home daycare provider to taking this class and now have my own workshop, welder, plasma cutter. Thanks to Gary he is awesome."  - Jennifer Isenhart

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Dec 11
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Fall Semester Ends

December 11, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

News / Features

Colorado Mountain College students took part in Chile 2018 and 2020: Rivers of Life, a two-week study abroad course utilizing the Pucon Kayak Retreat on the Rio Trancura as a base of operations.

US Department of State awards IDEAS grant to CMC

Colorado Mountain College recently received an IDEAS (Increase and Diversify Education Abroad for U.S. Students) grant from the U.S. Department of State’s Capacity Building Program for U.S. Study Abroad. The grant is intended to expand the college’s capacity to offer affordable and meaningful study-abroad opportunities for students who less often take study-abroad courses – including low-income, first-generation and other underrepresented students. Read more: US Department of State awards IDEAS grant to CMC

Sopris Theatre Company at Colorado Mountain College is going online with its first production of the season, “Rogues’ Gallery.”

Sopris Theatre Company performance runs through Nov. 15

The show must go on, even in the time of COVID-19, so Sopris Theatre Company at Colorado Mountain College is going online with its first production of the season, “Rogues’ Gallery.” A collection of monologues by Pulitzer Prize-winner John Patrick Shanley centers on nine unforgettable characters, each with a startling or darkly humorous story to tell…. Read more: Sopris Theatre Company performance runs through Nov. 15

CMC President and CEO Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser.

A rural perspective on Gallagher

In 1982, Colorado was a different place than it is today. The population statewide was roughly 3.1 million. The value of the average home was about $130,000. The Denver Broncos were still a year away from drafting John Elway.

And, in that year, the state passed the Gallagher Amendment, which was intended to maintain tax revenues from businesses and homes at predictable levels.

Read more: A rural perspective on Gallagher

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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.

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