CNM Online - Pearson Accelerated Pathways Partnership

As the newest addition to Central New Mexico Community College, CNM Online is launching via a partnership with Pearson Accelerated Pathways.

The partnership begins in Fall 2018 with the online Certificate of Hospitality and Tourism and Associate's Degree in Liberal Arts, and is designed for employees at major national employers to increase their skills, responsibilities and wages while leveraging employer benefits programs.

Interested in the program? Need more information on how it works?

Visit your employer benefits / HR portal or contact a Pearson Accelerated Pathways Advisor at (877) 406-1455 for information on program requirements and how to apply.

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About the Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism

The Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism is an accredited business program that provides the foundational coursework for hospitality management.

In addition, students will study hospitality operations, marketing, event planning, food safety and food production. Organizational behavior, human resources, leadership and management skills will be developed and applied in theory and lab settings.

About the Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts

The Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts is designed for students to complete the first two years of college transfer work for a four-year university degree.

CNM Online’s Liberal Arts degree includes the following classes to complete all degree requirements. Classes are subject to change.

  • BIOL 1110/BIOL 1110L, Biology for Non-Majors/ Lab
  • COMM 2120, Interpersonal Communication Studies
  • COMM 2140, Small Group Communication Studies
  • AMST 1140, Introduction to Cultural Studies
  • ECON 2110, Macroeconomics
  • ENGL 1110, College Writing
  • ENGL 1120, Analytic and Argumentative Writing
  • ENGL 2210, Technical Writing
  • GEOG 1110/GEOG 1110L, Physical Geography/ Lab
  • HIST 1120, United States History
  • BCIS 1110, Fundamentals of Information Literacy and Systems
  • MATH 1130, A Survey of Mathematics
  • PHIL 1120, Logic and Critical Thinking
  • PSYC 1110, Introduction to Psychology
  • PSYC 2120, Developmental Psychology
  • SOCI 1110, Introduction to Sociology
  • SOCI 2310, Social Problems
  • SPAN 1110, Beginning Spanish
  • THEA 1110, Theatre Appreciation