Colorado Mountain College

Tel: (800)621-8559
20,400 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Colorado Mountain College serves 20,400 students (29% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Colorado Mountain College is the only community colleges within Garfield County, CO.
The nearest community college is Intellitec College-Grand Junction (70.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 500 teachers has grown by 160% over five years.
Colorado Mountain College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 500 staff
45 staff
Colorado Mountain College Total Faculty (2006-2011)

Student Body

The student population of 20,400 teachers has grown by 262% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
20,400 students
1,303 students
Colorado Mountain College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
29:1
Colorado Mountain College student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
6,000 students
835 students
Colorado Mountain College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 14,400 students
1,046 students
Colorado Mountain College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Colorado Mountain College sch enrollment Colorado Mountain College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Colorado Mountain College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
13%
7%
Colorado Mountain College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
11%
Colorado Mountain College Black (2006-2011)
% White
84%
66%
Colorado Mountain College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Colorado Mountain College sch ethnicity Colorado Mountain College sta ethnicity
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 0.44
Colorado Mountain College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,015 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,510 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 31% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,015 $5,890
Colorado Mountain College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,510 $10,047
Colorado Mountain College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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Nearby Schools:

  • College Loaction Mi. Students
  • Grand Junction Intellitec College-Grand Junction
    Private for-profit
    772 Horizon Dr
    Grand Junction , CO   81506
    (970)245-8101
    70.9  Mi  |  566  students
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Did You Know?
For Colorado public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,103 per year for in-state students and $9,855 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,602 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Colorado is 86%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Colorado is Everest College-Aurora. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.