College Day at CNM

Come learn about all the educational opportunities and certificate and degree programs offered at Central New Mexico Community College.

College Day 2024

College Day 2024 registration and waitlist are both full and closed. Please request a Campus Tour to learn more about what CNM has to offer.

Campus Tours

Give your students the opportunity to learn what it's like to be a college student. College Day at CNM is designed specifically for high school students, enabling them to explore a variety of career pathways.

Students will:

  • Explore college and career options
  • Test drive labs and classrooms
  • Engage in interactive, hands-on activities related to college and career fields
  • Network with CNM faculty, students, alumni, and local employers
  • Gain valuable information by participating in the Student Resource Fair

Participate in College Day at CNM

Encourage your students to actively participate and get the most out of College Day at CNM by incorporating the day's event into your classroom curriculum:

  • Offer extra credit to students who attend the Student Resources Fair
  • Have students write, draw, or talk about their career goals
  • Hold a college exploration day
  • Practice writing resumes and conduct mock interviews
  • Discuss how education leads to fulfilling careers in the future
  • Talk about the industries vital to New Mexico's economy
  • Have students write or discuss why "soft skills" are important