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Student Success

CNM StudentsObjectives Reached by 2020

  • Increase the number of degrees and certificates awarded annually to 12,000 in year 2020.
  • Increase the number of degrees and certificates awarded to veterans to 920 in year 2020.
  • Be first in the nation among community colleges for the number of degrees and certificates awarded to Hispanic and Native American students.
  • Increase the percent of First-Time, Full-Time, Degree-Seeking students graduating in 3 years to 24%.
  • Increase the number of students participating in international experiences to 33% of all students in 2020.
  • In 2020, 90% of students who are available to work obtain jobs related to their major.

Strategies

  1. Develop a Student Work Experience Program so that 100% of graduates have a work experience prior to graduating with degree or certificate.
  2. Create a Comprehensive Online College to include 10 complete degree or certificate programs.
  3. Expand Fast-Track Degree Offerings to include three programs.
  4. Increase the percent of First-Time, Full-Time, Degree-Seeking students graduating within 150% of time-to-degree to 24%.
  5. Implement Competency-Based Education model to be utilized by 30% of our students.
  6. Expand Credit for Prior Learning by 100%.
  7. Grow Intersession Offerings by 100%.
  8. Expand College & Career High School to 400 students.
  9. Develop Global Learning Initiative to serve at least 5,000 students annually.
  10. Transition from College-Owned Technology to Student-Owned Technology in at least 25% of degree and certificate offerings.
  11. Expand Non-Credit Offerings Through Bootcamps and Academies to serve 1,000 students annually by 2020.
  12. Develop Early Childhood Connect Center of Excellence to serve 50 home-based childcare providers.
  13. Create a student-centered course schedule which enables students to more effectively and efficiently reach their graduation goals.
  14. Expand Dual Credit to serve 8,000 students annually.
  15. Incorporate Sustainability Curriculum into 25% of course offerings.
  16. Ensure all First-Time, Full-Time, Degree-Seeking students have developed an academic plan.