Nursing & Health Sciences

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Whether you’re drawing blood, dressing surgical wounds or delivering babies, a career in healthcare is both practical and rewarding.

Colorado Mountain College offers five pathways to join the medical field through certificate, associate and bachelor degree programs. Get started without a mountain of debt with CMC’s affordable tuition and a hands-on education emphasizing experiential learning.

Nursing Career Path

Acquire the training you need to become a Registered Nurse (RN) through CMC's Associate of Applied Science in Nursing program. Build upon your experience while earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing with a flexible online program designed for working nurses.

Prepare for a fast growing career as a medical assistant with convenient, career-focused training combining online courses, hands-on education and lab experience in real medical offices. Earn an Associate of Applied Science with an emphasis in Medical Assistant or upgrade your skills with certifications in Medical Assistant or Medical Billing & Coding. CMC's Medical Assistant program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program.

Named the Best Nursing School in Colorado, CMC offers two degree programs for aspiring and current nursing professionals. Get your start in the field with hands-on training while preparing for the NCLEX-RN exam and earning an Associate of Applied Science with an emphasis in Nursing (AAS). CMC's RN to BSN program gives working nurses the opportunity to complete convenient online coursework and earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). Both the AAS and BSN programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

Learn the fundamentals of individualized nursing care and get the training you need to begin a career as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). This one-semester course will teach the specific skills necessary to provide compassionate patient care required by the Colorado State Board of Nursing.

Become an integral part of healthcare teams as a Pharmacy Technician in hospitals, clinics, or retail establishments. CMC's Pharmacy Technician program will well prepare you for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE).

Start your journey in healthcare with a phlebotomy certification from Colorado Mountain College. Students will learn how to draw blood from patients and gain practical work experience with a professional healthcare internship.