• October 16, 2021

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While the initial information was provided by NMSU, it has been reviewed and copy-checked by a Herald-Post editor. In some cases, the text has been reformatted for better readability.

DACC to offer courses in energy efficiency

Doña Ana Community College (DACC) will begin offering training courses for students and working professionals as part of a national initiative to lower energy usage and utility bills for Americans.  Nearly $83 million was recently awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for improving energy-efficiency in residential and commercial buildings and incorporation of related technologies.  New Mexico Department of Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources will receive $750,000 of the grant to fund four higher education institutions to expand […]Read More

DACC: Emergency Aid Funding available for students

Doña Ana Community College (DACC) has received $15,000 in emergency aid funds to help students with non-school related financial assistance.  The funds are part of the DACC Emergency Aid Program which helps qualified students who have sudden, unforeseen financial emergencies. College officials say he program’s mission is to assist students who are experiencing temporary financial […]Read More

DACC Adult Education receives millions in funding

Officials with Doña Ana Community College (DACC) announced Tuesday that their Adult Education Program was recently notified it has received a grant of more than $5.5 million in funding for the next four years. The fund amount of roughly $5.62 million will assist the program in the Adult Education Department, which is part of the Centers for […]Read More

DACC introduces Education Program New Certificate

Officials with Doña Ana Community College’s (DACC) Education Program announced that the college has added a new certificate for students. “Education and Early Childhood professionals are highly sought after in New Mexico. Students may start their journey in Education or Early Childhood at DACC while enjoying the small class sizes, faculty members who are invested […]Read More

DACC Respiratory Therapy recognized with National Award

Doña Ana Community College’s (DACC) Respiratory Therapy program has received an award for its superior work within its program.  The program was notified by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) that it received the Distinguished RRT (registered respiratory therapist) Credentialing Success award. “This award recognizes programs which value the registered respiratory therapist credential as a measure of the program’s success,” college […]Read More

NMSU-DACC partnership aims to develop smart-farming workforce

The New Mexico State University’s College of Engineering and College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences along with Doña Ana Community College have formed a partnership to prepare the next-generation workforce to use innovative smart farming skills including cutting-edge technology and big data analytics to improve food security and improve agricultural industries. Led by Young […]Read More

DACC alumnus wins NMSU Studio G Pitch 2020 competition

Daniel Martinez, a Doña Ana Community College alumnus, has been named the winner of the Studio G Pitch 2020 competition hosted by Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University. The competition, open to all NMSU system students with business ideas, gave students an opportunity to showcase their businesses, enhance their networking and compete for prizes. […]Read More

DACC Nursing Program receives Eight-Year Accreditation

Officials with Doña Ana Community College (DACC) announced Thursday the continuing national accreditation of its Nursing Program from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The Nursing Program began the ACEN continuing accreditation process by submitting the program’s Self Study Report (SSR) in January 2020, and then hosting the ACEN site visit team in […]Read More

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