Teaching Here

Teaching Here

Neighborhood Highlight

Placement School Locations

Subjects And Grade Levels

  • Elementary
  • Science
  • English
  • Math
  • Social Studies
  • Special Education
  • Bilingual (Southern New Mexico only)

Cost Of Living


Average starting salary is $34,000




University of New Mexico and Western New Mexico University (Optional two or three year program)


One year

Certification Information

Common Certification Questions

Coursework for licensure can be completed as early as the end of the first year of teaching depending on the university partner.

A master's degree is required for elementary, but not for secondary.

University of New Mexico (main partner), Western New Mexico University, Santa Fe Community College, Rio Salado College (Arizona)