Northern New Mexico College, which serves northern New Mexico through its campuses in El Rito and Espanola, offers associate and certificate programs in a range of disciplines. In 2004, legislative approval and accreditation was extended to Northern, permitting it to offer a four year degree, a BA in Elementary Education. In 2005, legislation was enacted which permitted the college to offer additional four-year degrees. In 2006 the college was renamed Northern New Mexico College.
NNMC offers baccalaureate degrees in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, Business Administration, Biology, Environmental Science, Information Engineering Technology, Integrated Studies (Humanities, Psychology, Pueblo Indian Studies or Criminal Justice), Mathematics, Electromechanical Engineering, Music and Nursing.
This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.
The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:
|Program Name||Degree Type(s)|
|Associate of Engineering in Software Engineering||ASSOC|
|Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) in Solar Energy||BS|
|Bachelor's of Integrated Studies - Criminal Justice||BA|
|Biology/Biological Sciences, General||ASSOC, BS|
|Business Administration and Management, General||ASSOC, BA|
|Elementary Education and Teaching||ASSOC, BA|
|Environmental Science||ASSOC, BS|
|Library Assistant/Technician||CERT, ASSOC|
|Mathematics, General||ASSOC, BS|
|Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)||ASSOC, BS|
|Pueblo Indian Studies||ASSOC|
Northern has an open admissions policy for any person who can benefit from the instructional programs offered by the College. No applicant will be denied admission on the basis of race, color, creed, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, physical handicap, or marital status. However, because Northern is a post-secondary institution, we do have restrictions on admission for those who have not yet graduated from high school.
Detailed information concerning deadlines for submitting applications for admission appear in each semester’s Schedule of Classes and at www.nnmc.edu.
Office of Admissions