Apply to Central New Mexico Community College (CNM)

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. 

If you have already started an application, please log in and complete it today. 

Begin Your Application

Specialty Program: CNM Online College

CNM Online College is only offered for degrees in Business, Communication, Criminology, Liberal Arts, and Cyber Security. 

Take a 100% online, accelerated, and guided program that allows up to three courses per seven-week term. Textbooks, materials, and other fees are included in the cost. Get your degree or certificate in 17 months or less. Learn more.

Apply to CNM Online College

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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