Specialized Accreditation

The specialized accreditation for individual programs, colleges, and departments are listed with the agency that performs the approval or review, letter of accreditation/licensure/approval standing, degree type that is reviewed/approved and the date of the next comprehensive site visit.
Accreditation Information for each program is outlined in the table.
College/Campus College/Department/Program Name Review/Approval Agency Letter of Accreditation/Licensure/Approval Standing Degree type included in Review/Approval Date of Next Comprehensive Review
NMSU DACC Architecture and Construction Technologies -  Building Construction Technology National Center for Construction Education and Research NCCER Accreditation Certificate, Associates 2022/09
Arts & Sciences Chemistry and Biochemistry (PROVISIONAL) American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology ASBMB Accreditation Bachelor's 2022/10
Arts & Sciences Physics ABET - ANSAC ABET - ANSAC Accreditation  Bachelor's 2024/09
Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Family and Consumer Sciences Education Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, Non-degree 2023/08
Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Agricultural and Extension Education Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, Non-degree 2023/08
Arts & Sciences Music Education Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, Non-degree 2023/08
Health, Education & Social Transformation Undergraduate Teacher Licensure Programs New Mexico Public Education Department NMPED Accreditation Bachelor's, Master
Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Family and Consumer Sciences - Didactic program in Dietetics Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics ACEND Accreditation Bachelor's 2025/08
Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Family  and Consumer Sciences - Dietetic Internship Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics ACEND Accreditation Master's 2025/08
Engineering Engineering Physics ABET - EAC ABET - EAC Accreditation Bachelor's 2024/09
Health, Education & Social Transformation Nursing New Mexico Board of Nursing NMBON Accreditation Bachelor's 2021/12
Arts & Sciences Chemistry and Biochemistry American Chemical Society ACS Accreditation Bachelor's Annual Report
Health, Education & Social Transformation School Psychology National Association of School Psychologists NASP Accreditation Graduate Certificate 2028/02
NMSU DACC Public Services - Fire Science Technology International Fire Service Accreditation Congress IFSAC Accreditation Associate's 2023/09
Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Animal and Range Sciences - Range Science Society for Range Management SRM Accreditation Bachelor's 2022/09
Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Cooperative Extension Service - NM EDGE - NM Certified Public Manager Program National Certified Public Manager Consortium NCPMC Accreditation Certificate 2023/07
NMSU Athletics National Collegiate Athletic Association NCAA Accreditation N/A Annual Report
Health, Education & Social Transformation Nursing Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education CCNE Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, PhD/Doctoral 2029/02
Health, Education & Social Transformation Public Health Sciences - Public Health Council on Education for Public Health CEPH Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's 2025/06
Health, Education & Social Transformation Social Work Council on Social Work Education CSWE Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's 2022/02
Arts & Sciences Music National Association of Schools of Music NASM Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's 2023/09
Arts & Sciences BS in Computer Science ABET - CAC ABET-CAC Accreditation Bachelor's 2021/10
NMSU DACC Commercial Technologies - Automotive Technology Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Education Foundation ASEF Accreditation Associate's 2018/08
NMSU DACC Radiological Technology Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiological Technology JRCERT Accreditation Associate's 2024/03
Arts & Sciences Government - Public Administration National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration NASPAA Accreditation Master's 2026/08
NMSU New Mexico State University Higher Learning Commission HLC Accreditation Certificate, graduate Certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, PhD/Doctoral 2028/02
Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Extension Plant Sciences - Plant Diagnostic Clinic National Plant Diagnostic Network NPDN Accreditation Non-degree 2023/08
Student Success & Enrollment Management  Aggie Health and Wellness Center American Psychological Association APA Accreditation Non-degree 2028/12
Engineering Electrical Engineering ABET - EAC ABET - EAC Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering Industrial Engineering ABET - EAC ABET - EAC Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering Mechanical Engineering ABET - EAC ABET - EAC Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering  Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - Aerospace Engineering ABET - EAC ABET - EAC Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering  Chemical Engineering ABET - EAC ABET - EAC Accreditation Bachelor's 2024/09
Engineering Civil Engineering ABET - EAC ABET - EAC Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering Geomatics ABET - ANSAC ABET - ANSAC Accreditation Bachelor's 2024
Engineering Information Engineering Technology ABET - ETAC ABET - ETAC Accreditation  Bachelor's 2023
Student Success & Enrollment Management  Aggie Health and Wellness Center Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care AAAHC Accreditation Non-degree 2025/01
NMSU DACC Nursing New Mexico Board of Nursing NMBON Accreditation Certificate, Associate's 2029/10
NMSU DACC Nursing Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing ACEN Accreditation Associate's 2028/01
NMSU DACC Allied Health Care Assistant Program - Patient Care Technician New Mexico Department of Health, Division of Health Improvement NMDH Accreditation Certificate 2021/12
Health, Education & Social Transformation Counseling and Educational Psychology - Clinical Mental Health Counseling Council for Accreditation for Counseling and Related Educational Programs CACREP Accreditation Master's 2023/01
Health, Education & Social Transformation Counseling and Educational Psychology - Counseling Psychology American Psychological Association APA Accreditation PhD/Doctoral 2031/09
Health, Education & Social Transformation Kinesiology National Strength and Conditioning Association NSCA Recognition Bachelor's 2022/09
Health, Education & Social Transformation Kinesiology - Athletic Training Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education CAATE Accreditation  Bachelor's 2020/01
Health, Education & Social Transformation Special Education and Communication Disorders - Communication Disorders Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology American Speech-Language-Hearing Association CAAASHA Accreditation Master's 2025/02
Health, Education & Social Transformation Undergraduate Teaching Licensure programs Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP Accreditation Bachelor's, License 2023/08
Business Accounting and Information Systems - Accounting AACSB International -- The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's 2022/08
Business Marketing - PGA Golf Management Professional Golfers' Association of America (PGA of America) PGA Accreditation Certificate, Bachelor's 2026/08
Business Business AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, PhD/Doctoral 2022/08
NMSU DACC Diagnostic Medical Sonography Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs CAAHEP Accreditation Certificate, Associate's 2025/05
NMSU DACC Architecture and Construction Technologies - Drafting and Design Technologies American Design Drafting Association ADDA Accreditation Associate's Annual Certification
NMSU DACC Business - Business Management Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs ACBSP Accreditation Associate's 2028/01
NMSU DACC Business - Pre-Business Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs ACBSP Accreditation Associate's 2028/01
NMSU Alamogordo NMSU Alamogordo Higher Learning Commission HLC Accreditation Certificate, Associate's 2023/02
NMSU DACC Emergency Medical Services New Mexico Emergency Medical Systems Bureau NMEMSB Accreditation Certificate
NMSU DACC Dental Assistant Program - Dental Assistant Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) CODA Accreditation Certificate 2024/01
NMSU DACC Respiratory Therapy Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care CoARC Accreditation Associate's 2031
NMSU DACC Dental Assistant Program - Dental Hygiene Commission on Dental Accreditation CODA Accreditation Associate's 2024/01
NMSU DACC NMSU Dona Ana Community College Higher Learning Commission HLC Accreditation Certificate, Associate's 2024/02
NMSU DACC Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs CAAHEP Accreditation Certificate, Associate's  2023
NMSU DACC Administrative Technologies - Health Information Technology Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs ACBSP Accreditation Associate's 2028/01
NMSU DACC Administrative Technologies - Office Administration Technology Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs ACBSP Accreditation Associate's 2028/01
NMSU DACC Allied Healthcare Assistant Program - Nursing Assistant New Mexico Department of Health, Division of Health Improvement NMDH Accreditation Certificate 2021/12
Health, Education & Social Transformation Counseling and Educational Psychology - Clinical Psychopharmacology  American Psychological Association APA Accreditation Postdoctoral Masters 2026/05
College/Department/Program Name Review/Approval Agency Letter of Accreditation/Licensure/Approval Standing Degree type included in Review/Approval Date of Next Comprehensive Review
*Comprehensive review date was extended due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The review date may not correspond with the report due to the extension.