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/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 - Building Construction Technology http://www.nccer.org/ NCCER Accreditation Certificate 2022/09
Arts and Sciences - Chemistry and Biochemistry (PROVISIONAL) American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology ASBMB Accreditation Bachelor's 2022/10
Arts and Sciences - Physics ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation  Bachelor's 2024/09
Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences - Family and Consumer Sciences Education Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, Non-degree 2023/11
Agricultural, Consumer and environmental Sciences - Agricultural and Extension Education Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, Non-degree 2023/11
Arts and Sciences - Music Education Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation CAEP Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, Non-degree 2023/11
Education- Undergraduate Teacher Licensure Programs New Mexico Public Education Department NMPED Accreditation Bachelor's, Master
Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences - Family and Consumer Sciences - Didactic program in Dietetics Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics CEND Accreditation Bachelor's 2022/01
Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences - Family  and Consumer Sciences - Dietetic Internship Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics CEND Accreditation Master's 2023/06
Engineering - Engineering Physics ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation Bachelor's 2024/09
Health and Social Services - Nursing New Mexico Board of Nursing NMBON Accreditation Bachelor's 2021/12
Arts and Sciences - Chemistry and Biochemistry American Chemical Society Bachelor's Annual Report
Education - School Psychology National Association of School Psychologists NASP Accreditation Graduate Certificate 2028/02
NMSU DACC - Fire Science International Fire Service Accreditation Congress IFSAC Accreditation Associate's 2023/09
Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences - Animal and Range Sciences - Range Science Society for Range Management SRM Accreditation Bachelor's 2021/--
Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences - Cooperative Extension Service - NM EDGE - NM Certified Public Manager Program National Certified Public Manager Consortium NCPMC Accreditation Certificate 2023/07
Athletics National Collegiate Athletic Association NCAA Accreditation N/A Annual Report
Health and Social Services - Nursing Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education CCNE Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, PhD/Doctoral 2029/02
Health and Social Services - Public Health Sciences - Public Health Council on Education for Public Health CEPH Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's 2025/06
Health and Social Services - Social Work Council on Social Work Education CSWE Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's 2022/02
Arts and Sciences - Music National Association of Schools of Music NASM Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's 2023/09
Arts and Sciences - Computer Science ABET ABET Accreditation Bachelor's 2021/10
NMSU DACC - Automotive Technology National Automotive Technician's Education Foundation NATEF Accreditation Associate's 2018/08
NMSU DACC - Radiological Technology Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiological Technology JRCERT Accreditation Associate's 2024/03
Arts and sciences - Government - Public Administration National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration NASPAA Accreditation Master's 2026/08
New Mexico State University Higher learning Commission HLC Accreditation Certificate, graduate Certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, PhD/Doctoral 2028/02
Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences - Extension Plant Sciences - Plant Diagnostic Clinic National Plant Diagnostic Network NPDN Accreditation Non-degree 2023/05*
Student Success and Enrollment Management - Aggie Health and Wellness Center American Psychological Association APA Accreditation Non-degree 2028/12
Engineering - Electrical Engineering ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering - Industrial Engineering ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering - Mechanical Engineering ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - Aerospace Engineering ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering - Chemical Engineering ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation Bachelor's 2024/09
Engineering - Civil Engineering ABET, INC. ABET Accreditation 2024/09
Engineering - Geomatics ABET, INC. File Pending Bachelor's Pending
Student Success and Enrollment Management - Aggie Health and Wellness Center Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care AAAHC Accreditation Non-degree 2021/11
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 - Health Sciences - Patient Care Tech New Mexico Department of Health, Division of Health Improvement NMDH Accreditation Certificate 2021/12
Education - Counseling and Educational Psychology - Clinical Mental Health Counseling Council for Accreditation for Counseling and Related Educational Programs CACREP Accreditation Master's 2023/01
Education - Counseling and Educational Psychology - Counseling Psychology American Psychological Association APA Accreditation PhD/Doctoral 2021/05
Education - Kinesiology National Strength and Conditioning Association NSCA Accreditation Bachelor's 2022/09
Education - Kinesiology - Athletic Training Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education CAATE Accreditation Bachelor's 2020/01
Education - 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
Education - 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 2021/10
Business - Business AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB Accreditation Bachelor's, Master's, PhD/Doctoral 2022/08
NMSU Carlsbad - Nursing Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing ACEN Accreditation Associate's 2027/03
NMSU Carlsbad - Nursing New Mexico Board of Nursing NMBON Approved Programs Associate's 2027/08
NMSU Carlsbad Higher Learning Commission HLC Accreditation Certificate, Associate's 2023/02
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 Drafting Association American Design Drafting Association ADDA Accreditation Associate's Annual Certification
NMSU DACC - Business and Marketing - Business Management/Pre-Business Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs ACBSP Accreditation Associate's 2028/01
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 - Health Services Division - Dental Assisting American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) CODA Accreditation Certificate 2024/01
NMSU DACC - Emergency Medical Services Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care COARC Accreditation Associate's 2020/08
NMSU DACC - Respiratory Therapy Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care CoARC Accreditation Certificate, Associate's 2023/01
NMSU DACC - Dental Hygiene Commission on Dental Accreditation CODA Accreditation Associate's 2023/02
NMSU Dona Ana Community College Higher Learning Commission HLC Accreditation Certificate, Associate's 2024/02
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.