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Colorado Mountain College

General Information

Name: Colorado Mountain College
Address: 831 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

  • General information: (970) 945-8691
  • Financial aid office: (970) 947-8338
  • Admissions office: (970) 947-8328

Type of Institution: Public, 2-year
Religious affiliation: None

Estimated Student Expenses

Detailed Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Tuition and fees
Books and supplies$700$650$650
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$7,040$6,392$6,392
Off Campus
Room and board$611$611$611
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
On Campus$11,609$10,851$10,851
Off Campus$3,269$3,159$3,159
Off Campus with Family$2,658$2,548$2,548
On Campus$12,509$11,721$11,721
Off Campus$4,169$4,029$4,029
Off Campus with Family$3,558$3,418$3,418
On Campus$17,309$16,491$16,491
Off Campus$8,969$8,799$8,799
Off Campus with Family$8,358$8,188$8,188

Financial Aid Recipients

    Percentage of Students Who Receive Aid:
  • Any form of aid: 52%
  • Federal grants: 48%
  • State/local grants: 46%
    Average Amount of Aid Received:
  • Federal grants:$1373
  • State/local grants:$957


Total enrollment: 5682
First-time student retention: 47%
Overall graduation rate: 10%

Characteristics of students

    • Attendance:
    • Full Time: 26%
    • Part Time: 74%
    • Gender:
    • Men: 43%
    • Women: 57%

White non-hispanic: 76%
Black non-hispanic: 0%
Hispanic: 10%
Asian/pacific islander: 1%
American indian/alaska native: 1%
Other: 11%


AgencyPeriods of AccreditationAction
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1974 -  None

Degrees offered

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences
 Animal Health - Associate, Certificate

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support Services
 Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping - Associate, Certificate
 Business Administration and Management, General - Associate, Certificate
 Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry - Certificate
 Real Estate - Certificate
 Resort Management - Associate
 Tourism and Travel Services Management - Associate

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
 Computer and Information Systems Security - Certificate
 Computer/Info Tech Services Administration & Management, Other - Associate, Certificate
 Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General - Associate, Certificate

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
 Child Development - Associate, Certificate

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
 Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) - Associate, Certificate
 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training - Certificate
 Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant - Certificate
 Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) - Associate

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies & Humanities
 General Studies - Associate
 Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other - Associate
 Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies - Associate

Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
 Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other - Certificate

Natural Resources and Conservation
 Natural Resources/Conservation, General - Associate

Personal and Culinary Services
 Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General - Associate

Security and Protective Services
 Criminal Justice/Police Science - Certificate
 Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician - Associate, Certificate

Visual and Performing Arts
 Commercial Photography - Associate
 Graphic Design - Associate, Certificate

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