photo: Natural Resourse Management class in the field near Leadville, Colorado

Locations for the Associate of Applied Science Natural Resource Management Program at CMC

The Natural Resource Management (AAS) is offered at:

  • Leadville

See map below for more information.

Leadville, CO is situated at 10,200 feet between the northern Sawatch and Mosquito ranges. As the highest elevation college campus in the country, CMC’s Leadville campus is the ideal location for the Natural Resource Management program.

The NRM program is home to a state-of-the-art analytical lab and industry standard field equipment. Students and instructors practice applied science in the mountain environment.

Forests, streams, and high-alpine meadows are transformed into classrooms. Students utilize the alpine environment make observations, collect data, and test hypotheses. Leadville is a historic mining community with over one hundred and fifty years of active mining. It's a unique learning environment for students to study the long-term effects of natural resource industry firsthand.

Explore Colorado Mountain College

CMC has 11 locations and campuses. Our college district covers 12,000 square miles in Colorado — that's almost the size of Maryland.

Use the map below to learn about the campus, community, and Natural Resource Management courses and projects..

Colorado Mountain College Leadville