- UNM 2012-2013 Catalog
- »Evening and Weekend Programs
Jerónimo Domínguez, Vice Provost
Dane Smith Hall, Room 220
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
In 1987 the University of New Mexico created this program to schedule more evening and weekend courses leading to regular academic degrees. Call for additional information about non-traditional degree programs for those who cannot enroll in traditional, daytime programs. The evening programs currently offered lead to 40 complete academic degrees minors or formal concentrations. Nearly 12,000 students take some of the 1,000 courses offered at night or on Saturdays each semester. More than half of all graduate-level courses are now offered at night to accommodate working students.
The following Evening degree Majors/Minors/Concentrations are available from 2009 to 2012:
Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor Degrees in the following:
*Note– These majors will require a daytime commitment for one course and/or an online course.
Minors in Arts and Sciences:
College of Education degree, certificate and licensure program:
Bachelor Degree tracks in the following:
M.A. with Licensure & PBA Licensure Programs:
Master’s Degree in the following:
Ph.D./Ed.D. (**Full Degree): Educational Leadership**, Language Literacy Sociocultural Studies, Educational Linguistics, Organizational Learning and Instructional Technology (OLIT)**, Special Education**, Multicultural Teacher and Childhood Education (Math, Science Education), *Counselor Education, Educational Psychology**.
Complete Ed.S. Certificate +++: Educational Leadership (can also include administrative licensure), Organizational Learning and Instructional Technology (OLIT), Special Education, Curriculum and Instruction (Elementary and Secondary Education).
*NOTE: The professional sequence in each of these fields requires a daytime commitment, beyond the courses available at night. Contact advisors when applying for certificate programs to learn of program options.
**NOTE: Full Degree
Bachelor of Fine Arts:
Master of Public Administration
Bachelor of University Studies (interdisciplinary, custom-tailored undergraduate degree)
Students should check carefully on the availability of majors, minors and concentrations if they plan to take longer than several years to complete a degree at night. The University of New Mexico is rotating opportunities among majors. Each announced major or minor will ordinarily be available for three years. These may either be repeated or replaced by other majors/minors, depending upon student demand. Planning is very important for evening and weekend students. Consult your college advisors regarding Group Requirements and departmental advisors regarding major and minor requirements.
If you have general questions, concerns or requests for Evening/Saturday classes, you may also contact the Office of Evening and Weekend Degree Programs, Dane Smith Hall, Room 220. This office acts as an advocate for Evening/Saturday students who need specific courses scheduled to meet their needs. You may phone (505) 277-0896 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.