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New Mexico is a place of adventure and enchantment, from the state's red rock formations, endless plateaus, and mountain ranges, to the towns and cities in between. You'll find great food, world-class outdoor excursions, the International Balloon Fiesta, Pueblo Feast Days, and captivating Native artistry. Below are some other considerations to help you decide if the Land of Enchantment is a good fit for you.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to teach in New Mexico, you must have a bachelor's degree with a GPA above 2.75, be able to pass a background check, and to pass the required teaching assessments. You do not have to have a prior teaching certification, but prior teaching certifications are accepted.


We’re proud to place corps members with DACA status in New Mexico.

LGBTQ Legal Protections

Learn more about LGBTQ employment protections in New Mexico. Find out more about Navajo LGBTQ+ and two-spirt identities & community work.