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Colorado Mountain College

Glenwood Springs, CO

At A Glance

Main Address

802 Grand Avenue

Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3456

https://coloradomtn.edu/

Admission Office

802 Grand Avenue

Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

(970) 945-8691

Fax : (970) 947-8324

joinus@coloradomtn.edu

Contact : Shane Larson

Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Services

Type of School

Medium

Public

community college

liberal arts college

2-year school

Coed

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Code: 4112

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 4,821

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 481

In-State Tuition : $2,880.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $14,310.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Diploma

Associate

Bachelor's

Setting

Small Town (2,500-10k)

Rural

Residential campus

Other Characteristics

Composed of 11 campuses. Three campuses have residential facilities: Alpine Campus in Steamboat Springs; Spring Valley Campus near Glenwood Springs; and Timberline Campus in Leadville. Commuter campuses located in: Aspen, Breckenridge, Buena Vista, Carbondale, Dillion, Edwards, Glenwood Springs and Rifle.

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Mar 31

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Diploma, Associate, Bachelor's degrees

Returning for sophomore year : 360.0%

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 65.0%
Health Professions : 14.0%
Business/Marketing : 9.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Animal Health A
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management C
Food Science A
Food Technology and Processing A
Soil Science and Agronomy, General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General A

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A C
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping A C
Business Administration and Management, General A B C
Business/Commerce, General A C
Hospitality Administration/Management, General A C
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management A
Management Information Systems, General A
Real Estate A C
Resort Management A C
Tourism and Travel Services Management A C

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Photojournalism A

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects A
Graphic Communications, General A
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production A
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician A

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Graphics A
Computer Programming, Specific Applications A
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications A
Computer and Information Sciences, General A
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician C
Information Technology A
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design C

Education
Bilingual and Multilingual Education A
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C
Education, General A B

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Energy Systems Technology/Technician C

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General A
Rhetoric and Composition A

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance) C
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) A C
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General C
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training B C
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist A C
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide C
Pre-Nursing Studies A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant A

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A C
Pre-Law Studies A

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
General Studies A
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mathematics & Statistics
Mathematics, General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician C

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Accounting and Computer Science A
Biological and Physical Sciences A
Historic Preservation and Conservation, General A
Natural Sciences A
Science, Technology and Society A
Sustainability Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation
Natural Resources/Conservation, General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management A
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies A

Personal & Culinary Services
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef C
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General A
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Culinary, Entertainment, and Personal Services A
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant A
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager A

Physical Sciences
Astronomy C
Chemistry, General A
Geology/Earth Science, General A
Physical Sciences, General C

Precision Production
Welding Technology/Welder C

Psychology
Psychology, General C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science C
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies A
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician C
Fire Science/Fire-fighting A
Fire Services Administration C

Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General A

Visual & Performing Arts
Acting C
Art/Art Studies, General A
Commercial Photography A
Commercial and Advertising Art A C
Design and Visual Communications, General A
Digital Arts C
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General A
Graphic Design A
Photography A C
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management C
Visual and Performing Arts, General A

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Independent Study

Internships

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Visiting/Exchange Student Program

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

30 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Dorms, Libraries, Student Center

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : outdoor education center, farm for veterinarian technician program, climbing walls, ice climbing wall, community theater, 18 hole Frisbee golf, challenge course, analytical laboratory, entrepreneurship center

Geographic Location : 160 miles from Denver.

Small Town

Rural

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : 4,821

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 481

Degree-seeking undergrads : 3,300

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 29

Full time students average age : 24

In state students : 85.0%

Out of state students : 15.0%

Part Time students : 57.0%

Percentage of males : 43.0%

Percentage of females : 57.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 3.0%

Asian : 1.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 29.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 3.0%

White : 61.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Other Activities & Organizations : All students living on-campus must follow housing policies.

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 36.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 8.0%

Housing Options

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $300.00

Housing deposit is refundable in full if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Eagles

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Scholarship

Club

Counseling And Wellness

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Veteran's counselor

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Personal counseling

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

Y

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Cross-Country

Men's Club

Women's Club

Skiing

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's Club

Women's Club

Volleyball

Women's Club

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Academic GPA

Standardized Test Scores

SAT score use policy

Highest Section Scores Across Test Dates

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Special requirements for nursing and bachelor's degree applicants. The following programs have testing requirements: veterinary technology, photography, outdoor recreation leadership, culinary arts, paramedic, and ski area operations.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : Yes

From the college: CMC considers those exams where a CMC course equivalent exists.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

6

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

3

Biology

50

5

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

5

Chemistry

50

5

College Algebra

50

4

English Literature

50

6

French I

50

10

French II

62

16

German I

50

10

German II

66

16

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Spanish I

50

10

Spanish II

66

16

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 65.0%

% of loans / jobs : 35.0%

% Applied for need-based aid : 69.0%

Avg non need-based aid : $1,406.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Mar 31

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Janelle Cook

Financial aid office phone : (970) 947-8277

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $85.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $466.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Minority Status

State/District Residency

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Weekends

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$2,880.00

$2,880.00

$2,880.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$14,310.00

$14,310.00

$14,310.00

Room and board:

$10,431.00

$11,547.00

--

Books and supplies:

$780.00

$780.00

$780.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

--

--

Transportation expenses:

$1,666.00

$1,666.00

$1,666.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$15,757.00

$16,873.00

$5,326.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$27,187.00

$28,303.00

$16,756.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Skiing

Available

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 1.7

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 30

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Transfer center

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $14,310.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $10,431.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $11,547.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $466.00

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser