New Mexico Curriulum and Articulation Committee

Charge of the  New Mexico Curriculum and Articulation Committee

Proposed changes to the common course numbering system, general education curriculum, meta-majors, and AP Policy will be considered by the New Mexico Curriculum and Articulation Committee (NMCAC). The NMCAC is a committee that consists of one faculty representative from each public and tribal institution. Each institution will have one vote on matters brought before the committee. The NMCAC will meet at least four times during an academic year at the HED office in Albuquerque. If you have questions about the NMCAC, please contact the Public Schools Academic Affairs Division at or 505-231-6754.

Meeting DateSubmission DateAgendaSubmitted Documents
February 23, 2023January 26, 2023  
April 27, 2023March 23, 2023  

Committee meetings will take place on Thursday from 1 PM to 5 PM When requesting to make changes to the common course numbering system, general education curriculum, meta-majors, or AP Policy the appropriate forms must be submitted on or before the submission date listed above. 


Meeting DateSubmission DateAgendaSubmitted DocumentsDecision Summaries
December 1, 2022October 31, 2022AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
October 6, 2022September 6. 2022AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
April 28, 2022March 28, 2022AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
February 17, 2022January 24, 2022AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
November 18, 2021October 18, 2021AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
October 7, 2021September 6, 2021Agenda Decisions
June 24, 2021June 7, 2021Agenda Decisions
May 27, 2021May 12, 2021Agenda Decisions
April 29, 2021March 29, 2021AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
March 25, 2021February 22, 2021AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
February 18, 2021January 11, 2021AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
December 3, 2020November 2, 2020AgendaGeneral Ed DocumentsDecisions
November 5-6, 2020October 5, 2020Agenda

General Ed Documents

Common Course Numbering Documents

October 1-2, 2020August 31, 2020Agenda

General Ed Documents

Common Course Numbering Documents

July 30-31, 2020June 29, 2020AgendaDocumentsDecisions
June 25-26, 2020May 25, 2020AgendaDocumentsDecisions
April 23-24, 2020March 23, 2020AgendaDocumentsDecisions
February 26-27, 2020January 27, 2020AgendaDocumentsDecisions
November 21-22, 2019October 21, 2019AgendaDocumentsDecisions
October 3-4, 2019August 19, 2019AgendaDocumentsDecisions
July 11-12, 2019June 17, 2019AgendaDocumentsDecisions
June 13-14, 2019May 17, 2019AgendaDocuments (42 MB PDF)Decisions
April 18-19, 2019March 22, 2019AgendaDocuments (26 MB PDF)Decisions
February 14-15, 2019January 25, 2019AgendaDocuments (44 MB PDF)Decisions
November 29-30, 2018November 7, 2018AgendaDocuments (34 MB PDF)Decisions
September 20-21, 2018August 24, 2018Agenda DocumentsDecisions


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