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Think you can't get a degree at a community college?  Think again. We have a number of degree options for you to choose from, including Business, Nursing, Arts and Science, and Education.

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Taking on big challenges

Marlies Romich’s family has worked in and owned tourism-related businesses her entire life. They have also been frequent travelers. All of this experience has fueled Marlies’ strong interest in a career in the tourism industry. Read more about Marlies

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Is COTR Right for You?

We offer a comprehensive mix of vocational, trades, career technical and academic programs and services, for full-time or part-time study. Not close to one of our campuses? No problem. We have hundreds of classes you can take online.  

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Cook Program: $1000 Award for Winter Intake

Are you passionate about the culinary arts? We’re offering all students who enroll this winter in our Professional Cook Training program $1000 towards their tuition. Here is your chance to get hands-on culinary training from top chefs at College of the Rockies. You'll work in a fully functional kitchen environment learning different cooking methods, food safety and kitchen management. Apply now!

Learn more about our Certified Cook Program

Carpentry Foundation program starts in February

Have you considered a career in carpentry?  Get started this February with our Carpentry foundation program and develop the skills and knowledge you need to enter into the Carpentry trade.

Learn about our Carpentry Foundation program

It's Flu Season. Learn how to prevent it.

Do you know the difference between colds and the flu? Did you know that there is a right way to wash your hands to avoid getting the flu? Do you know where the nearest flu vaccine clinic is? Don't let the flu slow you down this year.

Learn more about the flu and how to prevent it