Durango, Colorado Education Information
Adult Education Center, Inc.
301 E. 12th St.
Durango, CO 81301
Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive, Durango, CO 81301
Fort Lewis College is a four-year, fully accredited, liberal arts institution and a member of the Colorado State University System. Fort Lewis has 24 degree programs with an enrollment of approximately 4,500 students. The campus sits on 362 acres overlooking Durango with 1,560 students living on campus in 15 residence halls and apartment complexes.
Pueblo Community College
701 Camino del Rio, Suite 100, Durango, CO 81301
Pueblo Community College Southwest Center provides educational programs and services to the citizens of La Plata, Archuleta, Montezuma, Dolores, and San Juan Counties. Area high schools partner with the Southwest Center sites to offer courses to students and community members at the high school facilities.
San Juan Basin Area Vocational Technical School
The La Plata County area is blessed with a vocational and technical school. The main campus is located some 40 miles west of Durango, but the school offers evening classes in Durango, Bayfield, Pagosa Springs and other surrounding communities.
San JuanCollege - Farmington, New Mexico
San Juan College is revered as one of the nation’s outstanding community colleges, offering a wide variety of academic transfer courses as well as technical-occupation programs in traditional career areas. In addition to the traditional academic courses such as English, History, and Mathematics, San Juan College has structured programs not found in any other accredited institution of higher education including Pilot Training, Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology, Industrial Water Treatment, Media Technologies and Communication, as well as Outdoor Leadership. Degree programs in Internet Technology or Computer Networking prepare students for Microsoft certification. Outstanding health-related programs include Nursing and Physical Therapist Assistant with a new program in Dental Assisting planned for the near future and a second program in Dental Hygiene soon to follow.