Green Job Educational Opportunities
Colleges in New Mexico have a lot to offer students. There are five public 4-year institutions, four tribal and twenty two community colleges which bring services to most areas in the state ( map of service areas). To find the training you need for your chosen career you can either contact the school you are interested in or use the second link to find which schools have green programs of study.
- Green Educational Programs for Top 20 Green Jobs - pdf file.
- Green Educational Programs for All Identified Green Jobs - pdf file.
- Green Educational Programs - html
- Green Certifications
The SESP Program provides training opportunities for individuals interested in pursuing careers in the areas of solar energy, wind energy, biofuels, or green construction.
- Biofuels Center of Excellence - Santa Fe Community College
- Green Building/Energy Efficiency Center of Excellence - Santa Fe Community College
- Solar Center of Excellence - Central New Mexico Community College
- Wind Center of Excellence - Mesalands Community College
SESP training services are also being provided though the State's local workforce development boards. If you are interested in finding out more about SESP training click here, or visit your local Workforce Connection Center. Your nearest Workforce Connection Center can be found by visiting http://www.dws.state.nm.us/dws-offices.html.
While you are evaluating which school to attend remember to check out information regarding cost of attendance, admittance requirements and financial aid assistance.