Located in the beautiful Española valley, Northern is a vibrant, diverse community of people who can help you succeed

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We offer the most affordable 4-year degrees in NM. With 13 bachelor's, 51 associates and 25 certificate programs, you can find what interests you

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Between student clubs and organizations, student government and ongoing campus activities, you can always stay involved

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Northern's historic El Rito campus was home to the Spanish American Normal School. Today it is home to our weaving, retablo, and woodcarving classes

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Whether through our many Continuing Education classes, cultural events, or our Foundation, Northern is committed to serving our local community

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Welcome to Northern New Mexico College

Welcome to Northern New Mexico College

At Northern New Mexico College, our mission is to ensure student success by providing access to affordable, community-based learning opportunities that meet the educational, cultural and economic needs of the region.

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Northern Welcomes College of Education Dean

Northern New Mexico College has announced the appointment of Dr. Joaquin Vilá as Dean of the College of Education and Co-Project director of AVANCE. Vilá has been nationally recognized for his service in the assessment and accreditation of teacher preparation programs. For eight years he was a Specialty Program Area (SPA) program reviewer and auditor for TESOL, a member of the national team revising the TESOL Professional Standards, and a member of the Board of Examiners (BOE) for NCATE. - Read More