Heritage Interpretation

The Heritage Interpretation program at NMSU Carlsbad emphasizes New Mexico’s rich history, natural setting, and unique cultural blend. Students will study a variety of subjects that will broaden their knowledge of the Southwest’s heritage and improve their ability to communicate with a diverse public. Two program options are available –

  • the Certificate in Heritage Interpretation and
  • the Associate of Arts Degree in Heritage Interpretation.

Graduation Requirements

ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition with a C or higher; placement into college-level math and reading courses or completion of developmental courses with a C or higher; cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher; the last 15 credits taken at NMSU.  TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE:  (60)

Heritage Interpretation - Certificate

Gainful Employment Disclosure:  Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attend this program can be found on the following Gainful Employment Disclosure

Heritage Interpretation - Associate of Arts