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Western Colorado Community College in partnership with Colorado Mesa University and through the Community Education Center supports lifelong learning. We are committed to providing educational opportunities for personal enrichment or professional development. We offer courses in a variety of formats and timeframes to meet your busy schedule. 

We have classes that are offered in person, classes offered remotely through Zoom, classes in a blended format where you can choose to be in person or remote through Zoom; and classes offered completely online with our Ed2Go online offerings.

At Colorado Mesa University, Western Colorado Community College and the Community Education Center we are committed to offering flexible options for you to still pursue the learning that you want and need.

Lifelong Learning Courses

View the Fall 2022 Lifelong Learning Catalog 

The Fall 2022 Community Education Center classes are available for registration. To register, please click on the blue button below or call our office at 970-255-2800 for assistance and/or to register over the phone.

Register for non-credit Lifelong Learning courses

View Materials List (student supplied) for CEC classes.

For more information, contact 970.255.2800 or [email protected]  

Online Learning, Convenient, Affordable, Anytime, Anywhere, Just a click away!

Western Colorado Community College and the Community Education Center(CEC) also offer an exciting array of noncredit online courses through our partnership with Ed2Go. There are hundreds of courses offered each month. These courses are instructor-led by experts in the field, informative, convenient, and highly interactive. Most courses are six-weeks long and available 24/7. Courses are project oriented and include lessons, quizzes, hands-on-assignments, discussion areas, supplemental links and more. Many of these online classes are also available in a self-paced format that can be started at anytime and completed on your schedule.

Click below to see the full online class catalog and register for these classes. Call 970-255-2800 or email [email protected] if you need support or have questions.

Register for Online Lifelong Learning Classes with CEC and ed2go


Give the Gift of Lifelong Learning!

Pre-paid gift cards are now available to give the gift of life-long learning with noncredit classes to anyone you would like. These gift cards can be used for any noncredit classes including online classes. Call 970-255-2800 for details.


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The CEC offers Community Education classes that are "fee based". They do not receive any state or local tax funds and are completely supported by your tuition. If you are interested in developing and teaching a community education course please contact the Community Education Office at 970.255.2800. We reserve the right to cancel any class due to insufficient enrollment. A full refund will be given if this occurs.

Course withdrawal policy:
Notice of withdraw from a scheduled class must be received three business days prior to the first day of class in order to receive a refund. Notice must be given to the Community Education Office at 970.255.2800 or via email [email protected]