Solving Problems

Program Mission for the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
The mission of the Northern New Mexico College Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science program is to provide a high quality multi-disciplinary education experience that is relevant to solving environmental problems, promoting employment opportunities, and stimulating interest in graduate studies and environmental research.  This program will stimulate and foster a spirit of intellectual inquiry with a focus on community based environmental sustainability through scientific investigation and training.

Project Mission Hazmat Science Applications
Northern’s HSA mission is to provide education, training, research and services that improve the health and safety of people working with hazardous materials or responding to CBRNE incidents and the success of consequence management efforts --without expenditure for additional equipment or supplies - by maximizing the effectiveness of procedures, training, and equipment.

El Rito
Highway 554, El Rito, NM 87530.

Mailing address:
Northern New Mexico College
921 Paseo de Oñate, Española NM 87532

Contact Information:
Miguel A.Vigil 575.581.4125 or
Camilla Bustamante, PhD MPH at or 505.747.5454

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.