Business Degrees / Advisement

Announcing three new accredited business certificate programs @Northern. Get certified in as little as one semester to start or advance your career!

Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate: Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Access

Classes offered on campus and online
Certificate can be completed in 16 weeks, or one semester
Free tuition is available to qualifying students through NM Workforce Connections
All classes in MOS certificate transfer to AAS in Office Administration

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Certificate in Project Management 

For people with some background in business, engineering or project management responsibilities at current job
Requires five upper-level project management classes
Classes offered online and on-campus
Prepares students to take the PMP
© Project Management Professional Exam to become a certified project manager

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Certificate in Hotel, Tourism, and Restaurant Management

Two-semester program for current and potential restaurant / hotel / casino employees who wish to move into management positions
Five hospitality industry classes, plus ENG 109NL Basic Composition, plus Business Math

If you need advising services such as a transcript audit, changing your major, or advice on program degree completion, please call 505-747-2184 or email one of our advisors listed below.

Lori Baca, all degrees

Betty Espinosa (Cosmetology & Barbering)

Adela Martinez (Project Management)

Simon Vaz (Management)

Victoria Erhart (Office Administration)

Please feel free to download the degree plan for your concentration or certificate below. Degree plans are a great guide that can help you keep track of your progress in the program. If you need to meet with an advisor in person for a transcript audit, please download and fill out the degree plan as much as possible and bring it to the meeting.

Gainful Employment Disclosure for Business Certificates 2014-16

Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, our experienced faculty, and NORTHERN provides students with unique opportunities for academic, personal and professional growth. “You will have personalized attention, something difficult to get at larger colleges. We provide strong hands-on experiences from day one.” –Dr. Ivan Lopez, Dean, College of Engineering & Technology
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.