Contact InformationEarly Childhood Department Website: Visit WebsiteContact Name: Lynn BagwellPosition: Assistant Director of Early Childhood/Elementary EducationEmail: email@example.comPhone: (575) 646-1537 Mailing Address1780 E. University Ave.Las CrucesNew Mexico88003Financial Aid DepartmentPhone: (575) 646-4105 Program DetailsType of Institution: State UniversityCost Per Credit Hour in 2017-2018? (other fees may apply): $279.50Immigration Status Verified for Admission?: No Locations Where Early Childhood Education Courses are Offered Main Campus3400 S. Espina St.Las CrucesNew Mexico88003 Degrees or Certificates Offered Title: Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood EducationEarly Childhood Credit Hours: 73Total Credit Hours: 132 Title: Master's in Curriculum and Instruction with Emphasis in Early Childhood EducationEarly Childhood Credit Hours: 18Total Credit Hours: 33Notes: Here is link to the Master's handbook at NMSU: http://ci.education.nmsu.edu/files/2013/07/clean_ma-hndbk_2013.pdf Degree Plan Page: Degree Plan PageCourse Schedule Page: Course Schedule PageEarly Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation?: No, NMSU (Main Campus) does not offer an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education. NMSU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of Chicago, IL. Early Childhood Program Status Number of T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Scholarships in FY 2017-2018?: 78Average # of Early Childhood Students per Advisor?: School did not update information for FY 2018Articulation 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.