Apply to Central New Mexico Community College (CNM)

Begin Your CNM Application 

Submit an application and join New Mexico's premier community college. We offer traditional courses at our Albuquerque metro locations, as well as 100% online programs.

Please read below to see which application you should choose. If you want to learn English or finish your high school equivalency, please learn more about our Adult Basic Education program

General Application

Use the general application if you are a traditional college, transfer, high school, or international student. You can take online classes, face-to-face classes, or both. 

Already started an application? Please log in and complete it today. 

Been a while since you attended CNM and want to return? Determine if you need to reapply

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Specialty Program: CNM Online

CNM Online offers 100% online degrees in Business, Communication, Criminology, Liberal Arts, and Cyber Security. 

Textbooks, materials, and other fees are included in the cost of our CNM Online programs. Learn more about how you can earn your online degree in just 17 months.

Interested in other non-traditional opportunities? Learn more about CNM My Way programs, which are designed to help you take classes the way you want and earn a degree or certificate in a short amount of time. 

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Annual Security Report

The Annual Security Report (ASR) is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics at CNM. The policy statements address CNM policies, procedures, and programs concerning safety and security, such as policies for responding to emergency situations and sexual offenses. You may obtain a copy of the ASR by contacting CNM Security at (505) 224-3002 or by accessing the CNM Annual Security Report website.