The Accelerate, Technical Training and Job Placement program assists students while they earn their certificate or two-year degree at one of six Northern New Mexico Colleges.

The program utilizes pro-active advising, unique and effective developmental math classes, career readiness training,  and paid student internships to improve graduation and job placement rates.

Enroll in a designated degree and/or certificate program at Luna Community CollegeNew Mexico Highlands UniversityNorthern New Mexico UniversitySanta Fe Community CollegeUniversity of New Mexico – Los Alamos,  or University of New Mexico – Taos and Accelerate offers:

  • Tuition assistance, tutoring, and credit for basic-level math classes, plus a stipend
  • A dedicated career advisor/coach who works one on one with students on any issue that gets in the way of school work
  • Networking events to meet other students and regional employers
  • Career readiness training to enhance professional skills before graduation, plus stipends for completion
  • An opportunity to apply for a paid Fellowship while going to school