Dec 04, 2020  
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

English, Associate of Arts

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School of Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS)


This two-year program is designed to meet the requirements for an Associate of Arts in English from CNM and prepare a student to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in English from a 4-year college or university.

Educational Option Information

This educational option is an

  • Associate of Arts Degree.

This educational option can be completed

  • Part-time or full-time.

This educational option can be started

  • Any term.

Primary course location

  • Main, Montoya, Rio Rancho, South Valley and Westside Campuses; all AA degree courses are available online.

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations

  • Other: Individual courses associated with this program may require students to purchase additional materials. 

Career and Educational Opportunities

Educational Opportunities

Students from CNM seeking a baccalaureate degree may also transfer to other institutions. Students should always refer to the catalog of their intended transfer institution for admission, program, course, and graduation requirements.

Many of our courses are transferable to universities and CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges in New Mexico and elsewhere.

Prospects for Employment

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites

Students must demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by placement exam scores  or specific course work.

Associate of Arts in English 60-61 credit hours

This information is meant to serve as a general guide for students intending to major in English. Specific requirements for transfer will vary from school to school. It is the student’s responsibility to contact the four year transfer school to confirm specific admission and degree requirements.

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