UNM Los Alamos

Degrees & Certificates

Degrees & Certificates

UNM-Los Alamos offers classes and degrees that easily transfer within UNM and to other four-year programs. We also offer degrees and certificates that meet the needs of a changing job market. Whether your goal is an advanced degree or training for a career, we offer excellent preparation for your future.

Degree Definitions

Associate of Arts: Two-year* transfer degree with general education and pre-major coursework.
Associate of Science: Two-year* transfer degree with general education and pre-major coursework.
Associate of Applied Science: Two-year* degree leading to employment or continued study.
Academic Certificate: One-year* program leading to employment or continued study.

* All time frames are approximate and based on students being enrolled for full-time course work.

Degrees Available

Accounting CERT AAS
Applied Technologies AAS


Computer Science AS
Early Childhood Multicultural Education CERT AA
Electro-Mechanical Technology CERT
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) AS
Environmental Science AS
Environmental Technology AAS
Fire Science AAS
General Studies AAS
Health Science CERT AS
Information Technology with Cybersecurity AAS
Liberal Arts AA
Office Communication and Technology (Program under review) CERT
Pre-Engineering AS
Pre-Professional Elementary Education AA
Public Safety AAS
Robotics AAS
Science AS
Solar Technology CERT
Southwest Studies CERT
Studio Art CERT AA
UNM-LA is committed to culture of success, which includes continuous engagement in assessment activities to track success and opportunities for improvement in our courses and academic programs. To review the assessment plan for this degree, please click here.