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.  A minimum of 15 of the 60 credits for the associate’s degree must be completed at NMSU or one of its community colleges. Individual academic programs may have additional requirements.  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