Our Education in Action


Right Choice

We are the state’s largest system of higher education serving approximately 144,000 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

Fact Resources

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 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.

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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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CCD Art Student Lauren Sievers and her piece entitled
"Dansk Solnedgang" (Danish Sunset)

Community College of Denver Juried Student Art Exhibition

This is an annual exhibition of Community College of Denver’s student creative works across traditional Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/2016/04/community-college-of-denver-juried-student-art-exhibition/

Dr. Everette Freeman with CCD students Lexus Porter and Angelica Prisciliano with CCCS President Dr. Nancy McCallin

Community College of Denver President and Students Named Rising Stars

Everette J. Freeman Named President of the Year At the annual Colorado Community College System’s Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/2016/04/community-college-of-denver-president-and-students-named-rising-stars/

The 2016 Colorado Community College System State Student Advisory Council Rising Star Honorees with their college presidents Courtesy of ACC student photographer Alexander Heard

Rising Star Award Bestowed Upon 27 Community College Students from Across Colorado–Pueblo CC Instructor and CC of Denver President also Recognized

The 2016 Colorado Community College System State Student Advisory Council Rising Star Award recipients with Read morehttps://www.cccs.edu/2016/04/19558/

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

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


Kaiser Permanente


Credit Union of Colorado


Internet Essentials


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