Post BA Licensure in Elementary Education

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The College of Education at New Mexico State University is now offering Elementary Education degree completion programs at the NMSU branch campuses in Alamogordo, Carlsbad, and Grants. Individuals who already have a Bachelors degree and would like to earn an Elementary (K-8) Teaching License could complete the following program with courses offered in conjunction with the degree completion programs.

Students who have taken teacher preparation courses at other institutions may be able to qualify for course substitutions.


Accredited by The National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Program Delivery

On-Site Face-to-Face Instruction

Program Requirements

For program requirements and application procedures check: Elementary Ed Requirements (pdf)

Required credit hours

For course work requirements check: the Courselist (pdf)


For more information contact:

Name: Dr. Juanita M. Hannan
Telephone: (575) 646-2125