New Mexico State University-Grants

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Kathleen O'Connor
Position: 
Education Director
Phone: 
(505) 287-6693

Mailing Address

1500 N. Third St.
Grants
New Mexico
87020
Financial Aid Department
Phone: 
505-287-6621
Program Details
Type of Institution: 
University Branch Campus
Cost Per Credit Hour (other fees may apply): 
$79.00
Immigration Status Policy: 
Immigration status does not apparent to be a requirement for taking early childhood college 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
1500 N. Third St.
Grants
New Mexico
87020
Degrees or Certificates Offered
Title: 
Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Credit Hours: 
32
Total Credit Hours: 
66
Title: 
Certificate in Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Credit Hours: 
29
Total Credit Hours: 
33
Early Childhood Program Status
Number of T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Scholarships per year (average): 
8
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.

Early Childhood Education Courses

Course Semester Offered Course Level
Child Growth, Development and Learning Spring Associate
Health, Safety and Nutrition Spring Associate
Family and Community Collaboration Spring Associate
Curriculum Development Through Play Fall, Spring Associate
ECED Practicum II Spring Associate
Introduction to Language, Literacy and Reading Spring Associate
Professionalism Spring Associate
Assessment of Children and Evaluation of Programs Spring Associate
Guiding Young Children Spring Associate
Curriculum Development and Implementation II Spring Associate
ECED Practicum I Fall, Summer Associate

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