New Mexico Junior College

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Lynda Newman
Position: 
Department Chair/Professor
Phone: 
575-492-2826

Mailing Address

1 Thunderbird Circle
Hobbs
New Mexico
88240
Financial Aid Department
Phone: 
800-657-6260
Program Details
Type of Institution: 
Community College
Cost Per Credit Hour (other fees may apply): 
$35.00
Immigration Status Policy: 
Immigration status does not appear to be a requirement for taking early childhood courses.
Articulation: 
All early childhood courses are accepted at all New Mexico public institutions of higher education due to a statewide early childhood course articulation agreement.
Locations Where Early Childhood Education Courses are Offered
Main Campus
1 Thunderbird Circle
Hobbs
New Mexico
88240
Degrees or Certificates Offered
Title: 
Associates of Art (AA) in Early Childhood Multicultural Education
Early Childhood Credit Hours: 
67
Total Credit Hours: 
29
Title: 
ECME Certificate
Early Childhood Credit Hours: 
29
Total Credit Hours: 
29
Accreditation: 
Higher Learning Commission accredits the college; the EC Associate Degree program is not specifically accredited.
Requirements for Admission
Early Childhood Certificate class requirements: 

Admission to the college.

Early Childhood Degree program requirements: 

Admission to the college.

College Admission requirements: 

High school diploma or equivalent; assessment in reading, writing and math or ACT or SAT scores.

Early Childhood Program Status
Average # EC courses offered each semester: 
9
Average # EC courses offered online each semester: 
4
Average # EC courses offered in summer semester: 
2
Average # EC courses offered in Spanish each semester: 
0
Average # EC courses offered each semester (not summer) in the evening: 
3
Average # EC courses offered each semester (not summer) on Saturdays: 
0
Number of T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Scholarships per year (average): 
15
Articulation credit for the national Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential?: 
All Early Childhood courses count as training towards the national CDA credential. The NM Child Development Certificate (CDC) is recognized in NM as a CDA equivalent.

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