March 20, 2017 -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently certified CNM to enroll international students studying on M and F visas. CNM’s Global Education office is now accepting international student inquiries to attend CNM beginning with the 2017 Fall Term that begins in August.
March 15, 2017 -- CNM learned this week that the college ranked No. 1 among 1,100-plus community colleges nationwide in the number of graduation awards (associate degrees and certificates) earned by Hispanics for the 2014-15 academic year, according to the most recent U.S. Department of Education statistics available.
March 14, 2017 -- CNM Ingenuity, Inc., the 501(c)3 enterprise arm of CNM, and Harmonix Technologies, an international information technology corporation headquartered in Albuquerque, are teaming up to provide education institutions and other public institutions in New Mexico with world-class information technology data center management and other IT training services that will provide institutions with cost-saving opportunities.
March 9, 2017 -- CNM’s Deep Dive Coding Bootcamps will be launching a new offering in June – an immersive Java, Android and Salesforce Bootcamp.
March 7, 2017 -- CNM’s Westside Campus will host an open house on Thursday, March 9, from 4 to 7 p.m.
March 1, 2017 -- Students in Heidi Laughlin’s Introduction to Tourism class recently joined Courtney Padilla, corporate director of Special Projects for Heritage Hotels & Resorts, to tour the new Hotel Chaco, currently in the final stages of construction. Hotel Chaco is on course for a soft opening in mid-April.
Feb. 28, 2017 -- Three students from Central New Mexico Community College’s Electrical Trades Associate Degree Program today were named 2017 Siemens Technical Scholars by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program and the Siemens Foundation.
March 1, 2017 -- Several universities will be visiting CNM campuses in March to meet with students about transfer opportunities.
February 23, 2017 -- CNM’s School of Applied Technologies recently hosted a Developing a Curriculum (DACUM) event at the CNM Advanced Technology Center, adding momentum to the development of an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Technician certification – better known as a drone technician certification.
February 22, 2017 -- The CNM School of Health, Wellness & Public Safety (HWPS) has partnered with the Navajo Nation to train a second cohort of Community Dental Health Coordinators. The American Dental Association is providing funds to cover tuition, fees and books, as well as paying some administrative costs.
February 22, 2017 -- More than 200 high school students and another 130 healthcare professionals will be coming to CNM this weekend for two conferences, both of which will be focused on honing skills in the medical fields.
February 21, 2017 -- Parts of the J Building on Montoya Campus have been reduced to rubble as renovation plans prepare to take form for a state-of-the-art learning facility. The renovated J Building is expected to be complete and ready for occupation prior to the 2018 Fall Term.
Feb. 17, 2017 -- College and Career High School (CCHS) on CNM’s Main Campus is accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year.
February 15, 2017 -- CNM, CNM Ingenuity, Inc. and the New Mexico Rural Electric Cooperatives Association (NMRECA) have partnered to bring the association’s statewide Lineworker Electric Power Training Facility to the CNM Rio Rancho Campus where apprentices will train to become electrical lineworkers for one of NMRECA’s 19 rural cooperatives across the state.
February 14, 2017 -- CNM students helped kick off this year’s RecycleMania activities on Thursday, Feb. 9 by participating in fun educational activities and sorting through recyclables dumped on a tarp to identify and remove non-recyclable materials.
Feb. 10, 2017 -- CNM and Sandoval County’s Office of Business Development have partnered to establish a new Digital Media Lab at CNM’s Rio Rancho Campus. The public is invited to attend an Open House on Friday, Feb. 17, from 3-6 p.m. at the Rio Rancho Campus, Room 104.
February 10, 2017 -- CNM welcomed more than 2,100 high school students from 36 different schools around the region to CNM’s Main Campus on Friday, Feb. 10, to learn about the wide variety of programs offered at the college.
February 8, 2017 -- Early-stage and startup businesses are invited to apply for CNM’s IGNITE Community Accelerator through March 3. The Accelerator, which will begin March 17, helps entrepreneurs gain the business skills they need to accelerate the growth of their fledgling businesses through an intensive, 10-week program.
Feb. 8, 2017 – The League for Innovation in the Community College today announced a $2.9 million grant from the Walmart Foundation to develop a three-part credentialing program for retail workers. Central New Mexico Community College is among one of 12 community colleges across the country to be chosen to participate in the program, Brighter Futures 3.0, which will build on the success of the Western Association of Food Chains’ (WAFC) Retail Management Certificate.
Feb. 7, 2017 -- CNM encourages registered voters to exercise your right to vote in today's CNM Governing Board Election.