Our Education in Action


Right Choice

We are the state’s largest system of higher education serving more than 163,000 students each year. Here’s why:

  • Teachers who are real-world experts
  • Degrees in high-demand careers
  • The technology edge
  • Campus close to where you live
  • Outstanding education, without debt

Join us in helping students achieve their highest goals by supporting the CCCS Foundation.

CCCS Foundation

Source Book

pie-chart-iconGet an overview of the Colorado Community College System and the 13 colleges including institutional fact sheets, stakeholder and funding information, details about how we strengthen Colorado, and profiles of our signature programs.

See CCCS Facts



More Than 800 Academic Programs

The Community Colleges of Colorado award nearly 9,500 degrees and certificates each year across an incredible array of disciplines and top-growth career areas, from Arts to Sciences, Aerospace to Zoology. Click on a location on the map to find out what programs are available. Or see a full list of programs and where they are offered.


13 colleges, 35 locations & an open admissions policy. Click on your location on the map to find a location near you.


The State Board


The State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education (SBCCOE) is the governing body for Colorado Community College System.

Learn More

Board Members

CCCS’ 11-member board is made up of professionals from varied backgrounds across Colorado. They are appointed by the Governor and serve staggered four year terms.

Meet Our Board


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Community Colleges of Colorado & CTE In the News–November 24, 2015 eClips

  Today’s sampling of the latest news about, and issues affecting, the colleges and career Read more

Red Rocks Community College Receives $274,405 Grant for Suicide Prevention

Lakewood, CO—Suicide prevention is everyone’s responsibility, which is why Red Rocks Community College has partnered Read more

RRCC Presents FIRE: Fall Dance Concert

Part III of the Elements Series Opens December 3, 2015   LAKEWOOD, CO – Red Read more

News, information, and events regarding Colorado Community College System, State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education, and the 13 colleges. All Updates & News


Through the Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges our major supporters include:




Credit Union of Colorado


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Learn more about how you can partner with us to develop custom credit or non-credit programs to meet your business goals or how you can support the Community Colleges.

Partnership Opportunities