Associate of Arts in Secondary Teacher Education
(60-62 Credit Hours)

This degree program is designed so that upon completion students are prepared for work as an Educational Assistant or for transfer into a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education. At UNM, Secondary Education students are required to complete 24 credit hours in a concentration-teaching field and 15 in the pre- professional sequence. Additionally, state licensure examinations are also part of this application process. See your advisor for detailed information.


GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (44):

Communications (9):

ENGL 1110Composition I3cr
ENGL 1120Composition II3cr
Choose from ENGL 2120 or 2210, COMM 1130 or PHIL 11203cr

Mathematics & Statistics (6):

For required courses, refer to the General Education Curriculum6cr

Physical and Natural Sciences (8):

For required courses, refer to the General Education Curriculum8cr

Social and Behavioral Sciences (9)

LLSS 321School and Society3cr
For required courses, refer to the General Education Curriculum3cr
For required courses, refer to the General Education Curriculum3cr

Humanities (6):

For required courses, refer to the General Education Curriculum6cr

Second Language (3):

For required courses, refer to the General Education Curriculum3cr

Arts and Design (3):

For required courses, refer to the General Education Curriculum3cr

Secondary Education Electives (16-18):

Electives should be selected in accordance with selected teaching concentration. Teaching concentrations include Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies.

FOR ADVISEMENT: Contact the Advisement Center at (505) 863-7706