Western Colorado Community College is committed to student success. Whether you are interested in an associate degree, a certificate, customized industry training, or a change in your career options, we are here to serve you. Our faculty members are experts in their chosen field and have substantial formal education and training. Our excellent facility and classrooms contribute to a positive learning environment.

Recommendations from business advisory committees help us keep all aspects of instruction current and relevant to today's employment needs. We offer valuable, hands-on instruction that equips you with real-world skills and lets you step into the career you want.

Strategic Goals

  • Encourage student success and individual achievement toward personal and professional learning goals.
  • Provide relevant, essential, dynamic programs that enhance learning and increase knowledge for career attainment.
  • Maintain a high quality learning environment.

Colorado Mesa University Connection

WCCC is a division of Colorado Mesa University, which statutorily has both a two- and four-year role and mission. Western Colorado Community College is 3.4 miles from CMU. CMU’s residence halls, recreation facilities and other services are available to all WCCC students. Students completing associate degrees may transfer into many of CMU’s four-year degree programs.


Bishop Campus, home of WCCC, is located at 2508 Blichmann Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81505.

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