Accelerate New Mexico

Accelerate New Mexico is a joint initiative of the Regional Development Corporation and six Northern New Mexico Hispanic-Serving institutions of higher education. The program is funded by the Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management, and offers an innovative approach to address major barriers to degree completion with the goals of increasing the graduation rates of non-traditional students in certificate and two year technical degree programs, preparing students for the workforce, and placing students in jobs.

Program Contact Info
First Name: 
Carla
Last Name: 
Rachkowski
Title: 
Accelerate Program Manager
Email: 
carla@rdcnm.org
Location: 
706 Bond St
Espanola, NM 87532
United States
Program Details
Year Established: 
2011
Program Focus: 
Technology
Program Focus: 
Math
Girls served annually: 
60
Boys served annually: 
60
Does your program focus on serving youth with disabilities?: 
No
Organization Info
Organization Contact Info
Title: 
Program Director
Location: 
706 Bond St
United States
Slug: 
accelerate-new-mexico-2
Collaboration Interests
working with informal organizations
working with higher education
providing in-kind support
curriculum development
Populations Served
single parents
rural
low income
employers
Needed Resources/Activities
professional development
mentoring
internships
evaluation/assessment services
equipment donations
Available Resources/Activities
internships