Colorado Mountain College

Tel: (800)621-8559
5,987 students
Public institution
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CMCs 7 campuses are spread throughout the Rocky Mountains of Central and Northern Colorado
School Highlights:
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Colorado Mountain College serves 5,987 students (27.31% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
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Colorado Mountain College is the only community colleges within Garfield County, CO.
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The nearest community college is Intellitec College-Grand Junction (70.92 miles away).

School Overview

Colorado Mountain College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 5,987 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,987 students 1,294 students
Colorado Mountain College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,635 students
822 students
Colorado Mountain College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,352 students
1,025 students
Colorado Mountain College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Colorado Mountain College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Colorado Mountain College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Colorado Mountain College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Colorado Mountain College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% White
47%
57%
Colorado Mountain College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
42%
3%
Colorado Mountain College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
Colorado Mountain College Non Resident (2012-2013)
Colorado Mountain College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.28 0.53
Colorado Mountain College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,030 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,150 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,030 $5,694
Colorado Mountain College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,150 $10,252
Colorado Mountain College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Our seven Colorado Mountain College campuses are located in the north-central Rockies of Colorado. The College service area covers 12,000 miles, three national forests, six wilderness areas and most of Colorado's major ski resorts. Three of our campuses have dorms. From arts to engineering, business skills to leadership, our programs prepare you for your future. Colorado Mountain College can prepare you for many different kinds of careers, for transfer, and we also offer our own Bachelor degrees. We have three residential campuses that offer student housing, cafeterias, libraries, etc. These are located in Steamboat Springs, Leadville, and near Glenwood Springs.

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Did You Know?
For Colorado public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,489 per year for in-state students and $9,819 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,167 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Colorado community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Colorado is Everest College-Aurora. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.