Colorado Mountain College Buena Vista
Providing education to Chaffee County
From history to ESL, yoga or customized business training — Colorado Mountain College Buena Vista brings learning close to your home.
The Forster Academic Center is the hub for Colorado Mountain College Buena Vista. Located in Chaffee County, Buena Vista is between Leadville and Salida, at the base of the 14,000-foot Collegiate Peaks mountain range.
Colorado Mountain College Buena Vista serves the educational needs of residents of:
- Buena Vista
- Poncha Springs
- and surrounding communities
Only a few hours away from most of Colorado's metropolitan areas, the Chaffee County area provides access to wilderness experiences in the national forest, whitewater rafting in the Arkansas River, breathtaking high-altitude scenery and an abundance of educational programs at Colorado Mountain College Buena Vista.
Courses at the Colorado Mountain College Buena Vista are available for students of all ages and include:
- Two-year degree programs
- Courses that transfer to four-year universities
- Certificates of proficiency
- Personal enrichment
- Occupational upgrade offerings
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FACULTY & STAFF
Meet the CMC Buena Vista Faculty and Staff
“The skills necessary to explore every inch of this world.”
- Ryan Edwards, Outdoor Recreation Leadership Graduate
Map & Contact
PO Box 897
Buena Vista, CO 81211
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