Apr 18, 2024  
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50 
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

Prerequisites, Electives & Requirements

Prerequisites, Corequisites and Program Requirements       

  • Prerequisite: A prerequisite is a requirement that must be successfully completed before a student may enroll in a course. All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better. Read more .
  • Corequisite: A corequisite is a course that is required to be taken in combination with another course. Read more .
  • CNM programs require students to be proficient in reading, writing and math or a combination of these basic skills before they can begin most college courses in their program. Proficiency requirements can be met through Accuplacer, SAT, ACT, or TOEFL  scores, or by successfully completing appropriate level course work.

General Education Elective Chart  

Many CNM programs accept for credit elective courses offered in a given field. While the field is specifically relevant to the academic program, the range of electives allows the student to focus on an area of particular interest.

AAS General Education Requirements Chart  

These General Education courses are deemed applicable within their subject areas to complement Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree programs and Certificate of Completion programs requiring more than 45 credits. Students enrolled in AAS degree programs and certain Certificate of Completion programs may be required to choose an elective from within a specific course area in order to complete that program.

AA and AS General Education Requirements Chart  

These courses  included within the state approved general education core curriculum as designated as appropriate to the Associate of Arts (AA) and Associate of Science (AS) degrees.