Science, Engineering & Math

Build a Bright Future in STEM

With abundant career opportunities across most industries in the public and private sector, a STEM degree is versatile and valuable. Affordable tuition, small class sizes and engaging faculty make CMC a smart choice to earn an associate degree and start building a successful future in STEM.

Graduate with Less Debt and More Options

The pathway to most bachelor degrees begins with an associate degree. Complete two years of general education requirements while earning transferable credits at a low tuition rate. Graduate with less debt and more options.

Guaranteed Transfer Pathways

Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreement Programs make it possible for Colorado Mountain College students to obtain an Associate of Science degree with a guaranteed transfer to complete a bachelor's degree at another Colorado college or university.

Explore and examine the natural world while earning an Associate of Science with an emphasis in Biology - a stepping stone to a bachelor’s degree and ultimately a career in science or medicine.

Perform experiments and test chemical reactions while earning an Associate of Science with an emphasis in Chemistry. Complete the general education requirements along with courses specializing in chemistry and prepare to transfer to complete your bachelor's degree at another Colorado college or university.

Cultivate a career in mechanical engineering with real-world lab and software experience alongside expert faculty. Earn an Associate of General Studies with an emphasis in Engineering while completing general education requirements designed to transfer to another institution with ease.

Get a front row seat to understanding the effects of national and regional policies on local mountain communities. Students can specialize in environmental policy, environmental education or sustainability studies while earning an Associate of Arts with an emphasis in Environmental Studies.

Ecologically diverse mountain classrooms bring environmental science to life. Collect environmental data, formulate reports and understand how humans impact the environment. Earn an Associate of Science with an emphasis in Environmental Science, the primary pathway to the Bachelor of Arts in Sustainability Studies at CMC.

Become an expert in the language of science. An Associate of Science with an emphasis in Mathematics is the first step towards a world of professional opportunities in science, business, technology and more. Save money by completing general education classes and easily transfer to continue your education at another Colorado institution. 

Examine the truth about physical reality through reasoning, mathematics and experimentation. The Associate of Science with an emphasis in Physics is designed to easily transfer to another college or university while providing the foundational knowledge required for advanced degrees and a career in physics.