Degrees & Certificates

These degree checklists are a planning resource for students, faculty and advisors. The checklists provide a way to keep track of curriculum requirements for certificates and degrees listed in Northern's Academic catalog. Please stop by the Advisement Office in AD 248, call 747.2150 or email, or your see your faculty advisor.

Degrees & Certificates @Northern 2020-2021
Program of Study Certificates Associates Bachelors
Allied Health AAS
Barbering/Cosmetology CERT AAS
Biology AS BS (Optional focus in Molecular & Cellular Biology, Ecology &Evolution, or Pre-Health)
Business/Office Administration CERT (Administrative Assistant, Bookkeeping, Project Management, Microsoft Office Suite , Entrepreneurship) AA (Office Administration, Business Administration) BBA (Accounting, Management, Project Management)
Chemistry AS
Crime & Justice Studies AA (Criminal Justice)
Education Alternative Licensure CERT (Elementary, Secondary, Special Education) AA (Early Childhood, Elementary Education) BA (Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education)
Electromechanical Engineering Tech AEng (Pre-Engineering) BEng
Environmental Science AS BS
Film and Digital Media Arts CERT (Film Tech, sUAS Drone Tech) AA
Hospitality, Tourism, and Restaurant Management CERT
Information Engineering Technology CERT (Post-Baccalaureate) AEng BEng
Integrated Studies BAIS (Crime & Justice Studies, Humanities, Psychology, Self-Design)
Liberal Arts AA
Mathematics AS BS
Nursing CERT (LPN) AAS RN to BSN
Psychology AA (General Psychology)
Radiation Protection CERT (Radiation Control Tech) AAS (Radiation Protection)
Software Engineering AEng
Substance Abuse Counseling AA
Technical Trades (Electrical Technology) CERT AAS
Technical Trades (Plumbing) CERT AAS

Northern offers over 50 bachelor's, associate and certificate programs in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math); Nursing and Health Sciences; Liberal Arts and Humanities; Arts, Film & Media; Business Administration; Teacher Education and Technical Trades.
Northern New Mexico College is the most affordable 4-year college in the Southwestern US. Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, and our experienced faculty. We provide students with unique opportunities for academic, personal, and professional growth, small class sizes, personalized attention, and strong hands-on experiences from day one.
The Northern Foundation remains committed to stimulate leadership, promote equity, and grow resources and philanthropy in the Española Valley and surrounding rural areas. Over the past twenty years, we have granted $1.3 million to support over 1,250 NNMC students.