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In Partnership with San Juan Community College

New Mexico Highlands University Center, in partnership with San Juan College, offers bachelor's degrees in business, special education, early childhood education, social work and criminal justice. Highlands-Farmington offers master's degrees in business (management or accounting), social work, special education, curriculum & instruction, and educational leadership. In addition to these degree programs, Highlands also offers a graduate licensure in special education.

Office Hours
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ph:  505.566.3552
Fax:  505.566.3584
3539 E. 30th St. #203
Farmington, N.M. 87402

Available Bachelor's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Managerial finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Management Information Systems

Available Master’s Degrees

  • Education

    • Curriculum and Instruction
    • Educational Leadership
    • Rehabilitation Counseling
    • School Counseling
    • Special Education
  • Social Work

Get Your Degree Locally

These academic programs provide an opportunity for students to attend class without having to come to Highlands' Las Vegas campus.

On-Site Courses

All Highlands on-site courses are offered in the evenings and on weekends to accommodate the working community. Each semester, Highlands University offers up to 30 undergraduate and graduate courses that are available at San Juan College.

Sequential Course Mapping

Highlands’ course schedules are on a two-year rotational sequence, which enables students to map out their educational goals for the future.

Who Can Apply?

The dual-degree bachelor programs allow students who are pursuing an associate's degree from an accredited community/junior college to apply to Highlands. Students who qualify may concurrently enroll into both the two-year college and Highlands University. Students who have enrolled and completed course work toward a bachelor’s degree from other accredited institutions also may apply.

Distance Education Courses

Highlands University also offers distance education courses through electronic communication for students interested in these and other educational fields.