UNM West

MSC 12-7270
2600 College Blvd. NE,
Rio Rancho, NM 87144

Phone: 505-925-8669
Fax: 505-925-8684



Dual Credit/ Concurrent Enrollment

Area high school Juniors and Seniors now have the option of taking dual credit/concurrent enrollment courses at UNM West. Personalized advisement is mandatory for all students interested in taking courses. For more information, including eligibility and admission criteria, as well as how to get started, click here.

Core and Prerequisite Courses

UNM West now offers core and prerequisite courses in each of the seven core areas, as well as other program-specific courses for most Bachelor's degrees offered at Main Campus. Start your UNM degree at UNM West by taking these core and/or prerequisite courses!

Degree Completion Programs

Degree completion programs are now available at UNM West! These programs include:

  • Business Administration
  • Nursing
  • Liberal Arts/ Integrated Studies (click here for program flyer)
  • Elementary Education/ Special Education Dual License
  • Emergency Medical Services (click here for program information)
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Criminology
  • Communication

 For more information on how to get started in one of these Bachelor's degrees at UNM West, click here.

Transfer Program

For students pursuing Associate's Degrees at CNM, UNM West currently offers Transfer Programs in the following disciplines: Business Administration, Nursing, Liberal Arts/Integrated Studies, Elementary Education/ Special Education Dual License, Emergency Medical Services, Sociology, Psychology, Criminology and Communication. For more information, including eligibility and admission criteria, as well as how to get started as a transfer student at UNM West, click here.

Graduate Programs

Currently, UNM West offers the Master's of Public Administration degree via ITV. In addition, we offer the Anderson School of Management's Master's of Business Administration Core courses. Further, we offer the College of Education's courses leading to degree completion for the Master's of Special Education degree.

For more information on how to get started at UNM West in any of these program options, click here.