Associate of Education
New Mexico State University-Grants

Program Details

The online Associate of Education offered by NMSU-Grants offers preparation for the Teacher Education Program in New Mexico, but can also provide background for degrees at other four-year institutions.  Out of State students planning to enroll in this program, should check with their individual licensing boards for requirements.  The curriculum in this program lays a foundation of general education credits, alongside education courses.  Subjects covered normally include:

  • Educational Psychology
  • Integrating Technology with Teaching
  • Foundations of Bilingual Education



  • Security/Criminal background check
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2.0 GPA
  • Official high school transcripts
  • Official college transcripts, if applicable
  • Accuplacer placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

Students not located in New Mexico should check with their individual state's board of education for necessary licensing requirements prior to enrollment in this program.