New Mexico Junior College


University Parallel Degrees


University Parallel Degrees

  • Designed to allow students flexibility in selecting courses to transfer to meet degree requirements of four-year colleges and universities
  • Designed to allow students to fulfill personal goals. 
  • Students do not declare a particular major in order to complete the AA or the AS.  However, they may have intended majors in mind for transferring to four-year institutions as they select courses for these degrees at NMJC.

Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Education

  • Designed to transfer to universities in New Mexico which offer a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education.
  • Designed to provide job skills in early childhood education settings.


NMJC advisors can assist students in selecting courses needed for their particular degree plan.