UNM Los Alamos

Community Education

Community Education

Fall Registration Now Open

UNM-LA Community Education Offers Fun & Exciting Classes For The Entire Community!

For nearly 25 years, UNM-LA has been providing Los Alamos and surrounding areas with personal enrichment and professional development classes for every member of our diverse community. Community Education is the perfect opportunity to try something new or rekindle your desire for learning. Who knows, you might discover a hidden talent you never knew you had! UNM-LA Community Education classes are taught by some of the area’s most talented academic scholars and practicing professionals, giving you an exceptional value for your community education dollar. So, bring a friend, come meet new friends, or bring the entire family to explore literature, language, local history, or the arts.

For cash or check payment options, please visit the UNM-LA Community Education Office in Building 1 on the UNM-LA Campus.

View the Fall 2014 schedule of Community Education classes here. (PDF)

Register for Fall Classes

New Digital Photography Class Just Added!

Beginning Digital Photography

This course will cover the basics of digital photography. Students will learn about shutter speed, aperture, file formats, color spaces, white balance, ISO, and how they influence the image. Students will learn to apply what they learn to landscape, portrait, and macro photography. Previous experience in photography is not required for this course.  A memory stick or card reader is recommended but not required.
MON 9/8/2014–11/17/2014
6:00PM–8:00PM  |  638  |  $140
Register for Beginning Digital Photography

Center For Legal Studies

UNM-Los Alamos Community Education continues to provide expanded offerings from the nationally recognized and acclaimed Center for Legal Studies. Courses are offered fully online and generally run for seven weeks each. Start times are spaced throughout the calendar year and most classes are offered six times per year. First fall session begins August 25th, 2014.

For more information, including registration, visit www.legalstudies.com or contact the Center for Legal Studies at 1.800.522.7737. For additional assistance, please contact UNM-Los Alamos Community Education at 505.662.0346.

Exam Preparation

  • Law School Prep Course
  • Preparation for the GMAT
  • Preparation for the GRE
  • Preparation for the LSAT
  • Preparation for the SAT/ACT

Professional Development

  • Paralegal Certificate Course
  • Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course
  • Legal Secretary Certificate Course
  • Software Essentials for the Law Office
  • Intellectual Property Law for Engineers
  • Legal Nurse Consultant Training Course
Register for Center for Legal Studies Classes

Contact Information

Eileen Gallegos, Program Coordinator
Phone: (505) 662-0346
Email: commed@unm.edu