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Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Education & Family Support

Program Details

Western New Mexico University offers an Associates degree in Early Childhood Education and Family Support. The program supports students in careers that work with children from birth through 3rd grade. Upon graduation, students will have learned about classroom learning and guiding young children to their best performance.


  • Official high school transcripts or GED scores
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • SAT, ACT, or Compass Placement Test scores

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)