Hispanic Serving Institution since 2005


Silver Winner for the 2024 NCMPR Paragon Award for Wild Card


We are a community college located in beautiful Alamogordo, New Mexico, with the Lincoln National Forest fifteen miles to our east and White Sands National Park fifteen miles to our west. The campus is situated “on the hill” above Alamogordo and provides inspiring views of the city and the Tularosa Basin. It offers the perfect venue for creative and motivated learning.


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Degrees and Certificates.

More than 40 programs to choose from

We offer career and technical programs, personal enrichment courses, and selected bachelor completion programs through NMSU Las Cruces Distance Education. Committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective education, NMSU-A caters to a diverse community, accommodating both those who value traditional core courses and those seeking alternatives to liberal arts education. 

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