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University of New Mexico Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Albuquerque, NM

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Astrophysics
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Construction Engineering
  • Corrections
  • Dance, General
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Digital Arts
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
  • Engineering Science
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental Science
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • History, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International/Global Studies
  • Journalism
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Portuguese Language and Literature
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Statistics, General
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
  • Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Psychology
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, Latin American studies, business
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Not required

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 23% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 34% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 38% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 8% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Accounting, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of City and Regional Planning, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Construction Management, Master of Occupational Therapy, Master of Water Resources, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Engineering, Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Physical Therapy, Master of Architecture, Master of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Art Education
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication--General
  • Community Health
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Construction Management
  • Counselor Education
  • Education of Students with Severe/Multiple Disabilities
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Finance and Banking
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • Health Education
  • History
  • International Business
  • Management of Technology
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Special Education
  • Statistics
  • Taxation
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Water Resources

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Pharmacy, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Medicine

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication--General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Management
  • Counselor Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education of Students with Severe/Multiple Disabilities
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • French
  • German
  • History
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Special Education
  • Statistics

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