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Summer Institutes

2018 New Mexico Advanced Placement Summer Institute


Each year, NMAPSI joins the ranks of College Board AP Summer Institutes to provide high quality professional learning for our teachers in New Mexico, and across the country. Middle School teachers, interested in Pre-AP courses to prepare your students for high school AP are welcome, as well as those teachers interested in becoming, or are currently teaching, AP high school courses. Our instructors are highly qualified and saught after consultants from the College Board programs. Our locations and course offerings are based on feedback from participants, as well as the availability of our national consultants.

Welcome to this year's NMAPSI. 

Albuquerque Courses and Info »

Las Cruces Courses and Info »

New Mexico Teachers

We are please to invite you to attend the 2018 NMAPSI. In collaboration with NM Public Education Department your registration fees are waived, as well as the cost for accomodations, if you reside more than 30 miles from the Insitute locations (Albuquerque & Las Cruces). We are pleased to invite New Mexico teachers seeking professional development in the area of Advanced Placement education to attend. *Please adhere to registration deadline of May 1, 2018 (Albuquerque) and May 1th, 2018 (Las Cruces). Onsite registration will not be permitted.

Out-of-State Teachers

Welcome to New Mexico! NMAPSI hopes that you consider our beautiful location and Institute courses to be the top choice for continuing your professional learning. Please adhere to registration deadline of May 4, 2018 (Albuquerque) and May 4th, 2018 (Las Cruces). Onsite registration will not be permitted. Payment by credit card will be with Paypal (Note: There is a fee of 2.9% plus 30 cents per transaction. This will result in approximately $13.35 charge in addition to the $450 registration fee. Please call NMHU Cashier's Office 505-454-3440 to make payment.

New Mexico Higher Education Faculty

As we work with NM Higher Education to align the AP exams with higher education credit, we continue to provide quality professional learning to our high school teachers. We encourage your department chairs, provosts, and faculty to attend one of our class sessions to better understand the rigor and requirements of AP and preparation for the end of year exams and talk further with our College Board consultants and classroom teachers. *Please contact NMAPSI coordinators as to your interest in attending. 


Participant Information and Registration

New Mexico Teachers

Participants residing more than 30 miles from our locations (Albuquerque or Las Cruces) have funds appropriated to cover housing during the days of the Institute. Lunch, and snacks, will be provided each day. Transportation, breakfast and dinners are on your own. 

*Registration is an agreement of full participation at the 2018 NMAPSI.  Your committment helps guage materials needs for our consultants from College Board who are teaching for the week, as well as organization of the institute in it's entirety. Failure to attend the Institute, or giving less than 2 weeks notice of cancellation, will result in an invoice for loss of fees by NMAPSI. 

Out-of-State Teachers

$450 registration and $250 for housing, if needed. Lunch, and snacks, will be provided each day. Transportation, breakfast and dinners are on your own.


Register Online 

Fill out the Online Registration form and submit. Registration confirmation will be sent via e-mail.


Note: If you select housing for the Albuquerque or Las Cruces locations (you reside more than 30 miles from the city) it is recommended, but not required, that that you share a room with a colleague if possible.  If you register, reserve a room and fail to attend, or give less than 2 weeks notice, you will be responsible for payment of those lost fees.