Colorado Mesa University
Founded in 1925, Colorado Mesa University is a comprehensive, public liberal arts university situated in Grand Junction in the Western Slope of Colorado.
With the current teacher shortage, we want to take every opportunity to celebrate future teachers and their important work.
Bachelor’s & licensure
Undergraduate Teacher Certification Program
From 48 to 72 months
Mar. 15, 2024Fall
Application Fee & Annual Tuition
In State Tuition
Out of State Tuition
Ways to Lower Your Costs
Students at Colorado Mesa University have reduced the cost of their program using these methods. Check with Colorado Mesa University to see if you can, too!
Grants, Stipends, Scholarships
The Reisher Scholars Program is available to students who transfer from community college to traditional universities and who have already demonstrated academic and leadership potential as undergraduates.
The Saccomanno Higher Education Foundation awards scholarships to eligible students from Mesa County, Colorado and Carbon County, Utah.
Delta Kappa Gamma, an international society of outstanding women educators, offers the Title XI Scholarship to support an outstanding female educator during her final student teaching semester.
Work Study, Working While Still Enrolled
Work Study is offered based on student need. If a student is not eligible for Pell Grants, CMU also offers work assistantships to students who do not have a financial need.
For more information visit:Financial Aid Office
Physical Education (K-12)
Social Studies (7-12)
Special Education Elementary Education (Pre-K)
Visual Arts (K-12)
World Languages—Spanish (7-12)
Program Semesters/Steps Overview
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races