Contact InformationEarly Childhood Department Website: Visit WebsiteContact Name: Janet Griffiths Position: FacultyEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: (575) 461-4413 ext 184 Mailing Address911 South Tenth St.TucumcariNew Mexico88401Financial Aid DepartmentFinancial Aid Department Website: Financial Aid DepartmentPhone: (575) 461-4413ext136 Program DetailsType of Institution: Community CollegeCost Per Credit Hour in 2017-2018? (other fees may apply): $58.00Immigration Status Verified for Admission?: NoArticulation: http://www.mesalands.edu/future-students/transfer-credits/ Locations Where Early Childhood Education Courses are Offered Main Campus911 South Tenth St.TucumcariNew Mexico88401 Degrees or Certificates Offered Title: Associate Degree in Early Childhood EducationEarly Childhood Credit Hours: 29Total Credit Hours: 63 Degree Plan Page: Degree Plan PageCourse Schedule Page: Course Schedule PageEarly Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation?: No, the Early Childhood Associate Degree program is not accredited by NAEYC. Mesalands CC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of Chicago, IL. Requirements for AdmissionEarly Childhood Certificate class requirements: The same as college admission requirements Early Childhood Degree program requirements: The same as college admission requirements College Admission requirements: High school diploma or GED. Mesalands Community College has an open admission policy, and students may apply year-round. Students must complete the online application, submit official transcripts, complete placement tests, and meet with an academic advisor before they register for classes. Early Childhood Program Status Average # EC courses offered each term: 3Average # EC courses offered online each term: 1Average # EC courses offered in summer term: 1Average # EC courses offered in Spanish each term: 0Average # EC courses offered each term (not summer) in the evening: 3Average # EC courses offered each term (not summer) on Saturdays: 0Number of T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Scholarships in FY 2017-2018?: 0Average # of Early Childhood Students per Advisor?: 6Articulation 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.