New Mexico General Education Common Core Requirement - Certificate of Completion

Total Credits Required for Certificate: 37

Area I: Communications
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
COMM 253GPublic Speaking3
or COMM 265G Principles of Human Communication
Select one from the following:3
Business and Professional Communication3
Writing in the Humanities and Social Sciences3
Technical and Scientific Communication3
Area II: Mathematics
Select any MATH 100-200 G course listed in the NM Common Core list or STAT 251G. 13-4
Area III: Laboratory Sciences
Select any two courses from different disciplines in the Laboratory Sciences area of the NM Common Core list. 18
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences
Select two to three courses from the Social/Behavioral Sciences area of the NM Common Core list. 1, 26-9
Area V: Humanities/Fine Arts
Select two to three courses from the Humanities/Fine Arts area of the NM Common Core list. 1, 26-9
Additional Requirement
COLL 101College/Life Success1
Total Credits37
1

 A full list of NM Common Core Classes can be found in the General Information section of this catalog.

2

A total of five courses must be chosen between the Humanities/Fine Art and the Social/Behavioral Sciences. 

NM Common Core MAP

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
COLL 101 College/Life Success 1
ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition 4
Humanities/Fine Art G Course 3
Laboratory Science G Course 4
Social/Behavioral Science G Course 3
 Credits15
Spring
COMM 253G
Public Speaking
or Principles of Human Communication
3
Humanities/Fine Art G Course 3
Laboratory Science G Course 4
Mathematics G Course 3
Social/Behavioral Science G Course 3
 Credits16
Summer
ENGL 203G
Business and Professional Communication
or Writing in the Humanities and Social Sciences
or Technical and Scientific Communication
3
Social/Behavioral Science G or Humanities/Fine Art G Course 3
 Credits6
 Total Credits37