• College News
  • NRM Field Technicians Work on Local Erosion Projects

    Natural Resource Management Field Technicians Manage Erosion Project for Summer Internship Leadville is known for many things; incredible access to recreation, rich mining history, and if you’re familiar with natural resource management — the NRM Timberline Field Institute. Sure, it may not be as world renowned as the Leadville Race Series or as popular as Leadville mining was in […]

  • Chaffee County
  • Nurses Aide Certification Training in Chaffee County

    Nurses Aide Training Program Offered in Chaffee County Release originally published on April 28 at enews.coloradomtn.edu.   To meet a growing workforce need, Colorado Mountain College in Chaffee County is offering nurses aide training classes in partnership with Columbine Manor. Classes for this one-semester, intensive program begin September 11. Successful completion of the nine-week course […]

  • Avalanche science
  • Avalanche Science Scholarships

    Significant Funding Available for Avalanche Science Scholarships There are several Colorado Mountain College scholarships available for students interested in the new Avalanche Science program. Though the usual deadline for CMC scholarships is March 1, the deadline has been extended for Avalanche Science students to June 15, 2017.  To apply for scholarship funds you must Contact Marc Thomas, […]

  • Avalanche science
  • Local Avalanche Experts and CMC Instructors

    Starting in fall 2017, Colorado Mountain College Leadville will introduce an immersive program on snow and avalanche safety. The Avalanche Science program, based at the 10,200-foot Leadville campus and taught by respected experts, is a long-term preparatory program for those aspiring to or currently working in and around avalanche terrain. The program, developed through a […]

  • Advice
  • Earning an Environmental Education

    Earning an Environmental Education: CMC Leadville & Steamboat Springs by Sarah Duprey After spending several years at Colorado Mountain College Leadville studying Outdoor Education and Environmental Studies, I’ve come to realize that college is more than going to class and getting it a degree. It is also about learning what your passions are, and finding […]