Contact InformationEarly Childhood Department Website: Visit WebsiteContact Name: Gary M. Atias, PhDPosition: Associate Professor/ECME Department ChairEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 575-737-6235 Mailing Address1157 County Road 110Ranchos de TaosNew Mexico87557Financial Aid DepartmentFinancial Aid Department Website: Financial Aid DepartmentContact Name: Christal MartinezEmail: email@example.comPhone: 575-737-6220 Program DetailsType of Institution: University Branch CampusCost Per Credit Hour in 2017-2018? (other fees may apply): $78.00Immigration Status Verified for Admission?: NoArticulation: 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 Klauer Campus1157 County Road 110Ranchos de TaosNew Mexico87557 Degrees or Certificates Offered Title: Associate of Art in Early Childhood Multicultural EducationEarly Childhood Credit Hours: 29Total Credit Hours: 64 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. UNM-Taos is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of Chicago, IL. Requirements for AdmissionEarly Childhood Certificate class requirements: Same as college admission requirements Early Childhood Degree program requirements: Same as college admission requirements College Admission requirements: High school diploma or GED. Submit an application, provide official transcripts, take the academic placement tests, and meet with an advisor before registering for classes. Early Childhood Program Status Average # EC courses offered each term: 5Average # EC courses offered online each term: 0Average # EC courses offered in summer term: 0Average # EC courses offered in Spanish each term: 0Average # EC courses offered each term (not summer) in the evening: 1Average # EC courses offered each term (not summer) on Saturdays: 0Number of T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Scholarships in FY 2017-2018?: 2Average # 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.