NM offers a nonrenewable, 2-year license granted to allow a person to simultaneously teach, complete face-to- face courses or online courses at an approved university or community college. The Alternative Educator Prep Program is a focused state-accredited post-baccalaureate program for obtaining your New Mexico Level 1 teaching license.
The College of Education at New Mexico State University provides a New Mexico Public Education Department approved alternative licensure program for persons who hold at least a baccalaureate degree, but have not completed a traditional educator preparation program.
For additional information about Alternative Licensure, contact Dr. Cecilia Hernandez; 575-646-1256 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternative Licensure Programs:
- Elementary Alternative Licensure (Face-to-Face)
- Secondary Alternative Licensure (Face-to-Face)
- Special Education Alternative Licensure (Available online)
Additional information about Licensure in the State of New Mexico see State of New Mexico Department of Education Licensure Information Program.