This two-year program is designed to meet the requirements for an Associate of Arts in Communication from CNM and prepare you to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Communication at University of New Mexico and many other four-year institutions. A variety of program-approved electives provide introductory exposure in Communication Studies. Such exposure can aid you in choosing a four-year concentration best suited to your interests and goals.

Degrees & Certificates

Communication, Associate of Arts

Top Jobs

Career opportunities in the field of Communication:

  • Copy Writer
  • Editor
  • Technical Writer
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Market Research Analyst and Marketing Specialist

Explore Career Coach for more ideas.

Further Studies

Once you graduate from CNM, you can transfer your Communication degree from CNM to a four-year university.

  • Intercultural Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Journalism
  • Mass Communication
  • Organizational Communication

Meet with an advisor to learn more about your transfer options.

Consider Taking the Communication Program

Communication can be defined as a process through which people create and share meaning. The field of communication studies teaches you how to:

  • Demonstrate communication competence with diverse audiences in multiple contexts to achieve intended goals.
  • Critically analyze communication elements of processes and messages in various contexts and relationships.