Mathematics, Engineering, and Computer Science

The Mathematics, Engineering and Computer Science Division (MECS) offers flexible programs of study for an Associate of Science degree and prepares students to transfer to four-year programs.

The division also provides elective courses that apply to several undergraduate degrees at The University of New Mexico. Whether students are working on a degree, fulfilling General Education Core Curriculum requirements, or exploring something new, MECS offers a variety of courses to help students achieve personal and professional goals.

 Courses Offered

  • Engineering (Introductory courses in several fields of engineering)
  • Mathematics (Developmental through third-year Calculus, as well as Statistics)
  • Computer Science (Freshmen and sophomore level computer programming courses)

 Degrees and Certificates Available

  • Associate of Science in Pre-Engineering
  • Associate of Science in Mathematics


Full-Time Faculty in the Mathematics MEC's Division:



Precious AndrewAssistant Professor of Mathematics

A&S 123-A

Greg BarnettAssistant Professor of Mathematicsgregbarnett@unm.eduLRC 107925.8620

Elaine Clark

Chair and Associate Professor of Mathematics

A&S 142-C


Andisheh Dadashi

Asstistant Professor of Mathematics

 A&S 105


Nancy Engler

Assistant Professor of Engineering

Pre-Engineering Program Coordinator

 A&S 123

W. Clifton MurrayAssociate Professor of Mathematics and Physicswcmurray@unm.eduA&S 126-A925.8727
Ariel Ramirez

Assistant Professor of Mathematics 

Developmental Mathematics Coordinator

aramirez8@unm.eduLRC 172925.8912
Andrew TaylorAssistant Professor of Mathematicsataylor19@unm.eduA&S 123-B925.8607