Colorado School of Mines, Colorado Community College System Collaborate on New Engineering Degree

Associate in Engineering Science degree allows for smoother transfer from community college to Mines Aug. 3, 2021 (Westminster, CO) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS)...

Colorado Community College System Announces “Shot at a Scholarship” Delivered By Amazon

Colorado Community College System Encourages Students to Get Vaccinated Through a Statewide Scholarship Drawing July 21, 2021 (Denver, CO) – The Colorado Community College System (CCCS),...
Three vaccinated college students showing their bandaids - "Shot at a Scholarship" with CCCS, Foundation, and Amazon logo

Colorado Community College System Partners with National Tech Apprenticeship Program

CompTIA Apprenticeships for Tech strives to diversify and expand the IT workforce in Colorado and across the country DENVER, July 14, 2021 – The Colorado Community...

Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges Receives $1 Million Investment from Kaiser Permanente to Create Equity Scholarship Fund

Fifteen-year endowed fund will award scholarships to Colorado community college students from underrepresented communities interested in pursuing health care careers DENVER — To meet the intensifying...

The Search Begins for Northeastern Junior College’s Next President

Campus and community encouraged to help shape candidate profile. May 27, 2021 (Denver, CO) – Today, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) announced the start of...
Northeastern Junior College Presidential Search

Dr. Mordecai Brownlee selected as next president of Community College of Aurora

May 5, 2021 (Denver, CO) – Today, Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia announced the selection of Dr. Mordecai Brownlee as the next president...

CCCS Announces Next President for Arapahoe Community College

May 3, 2021 (Denver, CO) – Following a nationwide search, Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia announced today that Dr. Stephanie J. Fujii will...

Colorado Community College System Not Mandating COVID-19 Vaccine for Fall 2021

April 28, 2021 (Denver) – Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia announced today that CCCS will continue to follow recommendations of health authorities but...

CCCS Names Dr. Lisa Jones Next President of Colorado Northwestern Community College

April 26, 2020 (Denver) – Today, Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia announced the selection of Dr. Lisa Jones as the next president of...

Northeastern Junior College President Jay Lee Announces Plans for Retirement

April 23, 2020 (Denver, CO) – Today, Northeastern Junior College (NJC) president, Jay Lee, announced plans to retire at the end of the calendar year on...

Colorado Community College System Holds 2021-22 Tuition Flat

State board approval ensures tuition will remain flat at 13 institutions. April 14, 2021 (Denver) — Today, the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education...

Students Honored Statewide for Academic Excellence and Exemplary Leadership

Over 90 honorees received personalized award package with the help of Credit Union of Colorado.  April 14, 2021 (Denver, CO) – Today, more than 90 students...
Virtual Celebration of 2021 Student Excellence Awards; Award gifts: backpack, stuffed bear, popcorn and medals with CCCS and award logos

Three Presidential Finalists Announced for Community College of Aurora

Finalists to participate in virtual, public forums April 19-21.  April 14, 2021 (Denver) — Today, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia announced three...

CCCS Launches New Leadership Academy for Employees

The Colorado Community College System is proud to welcome its first Leadership Academy cohort. The academy is an eleven-month professional development program for interested employees, including...

Four Finalists Announced in Presidential Search for Arapahoe Community College

Finalists to participate in virtual, open community forums April 13-16. April 8, 2021 (Denver) — Today, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) Chancellor Joe Garcia announced...

CCCS College Presidents Selected for the Michael Bennett Lifetime Achievement Award

Three retiring CCCS college presidents have been selected by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) to receive the prestigious Michael Bennett Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Diana Doyle,...
Michael Bennett Lifetime Achievement Awards winners Dr. Diana Doyle, president of Arapahoe Community College (ACC), Ronald Granger, president of Colorado Northwestern Community College (CNCC), and Dr. Betsy Oudenhoven, president of Community College Aurora (CCA)

CCCS Employees Honored Virtually at Annual Recognition Ceremony

March 10, 2021 (Denver, CO) – Today, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) honored over 56 employees from its 13 colleges and system office, in four...

Challenge Accepted: CCCS’s Response to Governor Polis’ ZTC Challenge

Open Education Week, held March 1-5, 2021, is an international celebration of all things open. Joining in on the celebration, Colorado Community College System (CCCS) will...
Challenge Accepted: Colorado Community College System’s Response to Governor Polis' ZTC Challenge

CCCS, K-12 Celebrate Inaugural Concurrent Enrollment Week

February 15, 2021 (Denver, CO) – Today, Governor Polis declared the third week of February “Concurrent Enrollment Week.”  Alongside the Department of Education, the Department of...
Concurrent Enrollment: Earn free college credit while in high school

Celebrate Black History Month

Message from Dr. Ryan Ross, CCCS Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Director of Equity & Inclusion Yesterday marked the beginning of Black History Month,...
Black History Month graphic with photos of historic black americans in the background