Making our communities strong through training.

Colorado Mountain College trains the people who provide basic services for our mountain towns. For more than 50 years, strong local funding has provided the resources for CMC to offer this training to make our communities safe and prosperous.

photo: CMC Firefighting Instructor with a class preparing for a flash-over training.

Firefighters who protect our towns.

Colorado Mountain College provides training resources for front line firefighters and first-rate leaders at our local fire departments.

photo: CMC EMT/Paramedic students training inside CMC's amubulance.

EMTs and paramedics who respond 24/7.

For decades, local support for Colorado Mountain College has provided training for the majority of EMTs in our region. CMC provides the only paramedic program in the north-central Rocky Mountains.

photo: CMC Nursing student with instructor working with an infant model

Nurses who provide excellent health care.

Responding to a national nursing shortage, Colorado Mountain College provides hospitals and clinics with highly trained medical professionals. Local support makes it possible to offer high-cost programs like nursing.

photo: CMC Education student working with young students.

Teachers who prepare the next generation.

Answering the need for more local teachers, Colorado Mountain College offers a bachelor’s degree in education to help “grow our own.” CMC is able to respond quickly to urgent needs because it is locally controlled and supported.

Firefighters who protect our towns.

Colorado Mountain College provides training resources for front line firefighters and first-rate leaders at our local fire departments.

EMTs and paramedics who respond 24/7.

For decades, local support for Colorado Mountain College has provided training for the majority of EMTs in our region. CMC provides the only paramedic program in the north-central Rocky Mountains.

Nurses who provide excellent health care.

Responding to a national nursing shortage, Colorado Mountain College provides hospitals and clinics with highly trained medical professionals. Local support makes it possible to offer high-cost programs like nursing.

Teachers who prepare the next generation.

Answering the need for more local teachers, Colorado Mountain College offers a bachelor’s degree in education to help “grow our own.” CMC is able to respond quickly to urgent needs because it is locally controlled and supported.

Higher Costs for College?

College costs in the US have skyrocketed. But Colorado Mountain College tuition remains affordable, making quality training and education accessible to most local residents. Through local financial support, CMC can keep tuition low, relieving students and their families from the heavy burden of student loans.

Tuition and Fees Per Year Comparison (30 credits)

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Local Revenues Provide Local Training & Lower Tuition Costs

Because it is supported by local revenues, Colorado Mountain College is able to provide the basic services training and affordable education that keep our communities strong and healthy.