New Mexico Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $10,414 ($2,967)
Average Acceptance Rates 68.80 %
Total Student Population 139,858
Average Graduation Rates 33.49 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.27 to 1

New Mexico Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 51 colleges universities in New Mexico State - 28 public and 23 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

New Mexico Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)3
Private (for-profit)20
4 Year or High22
2-4 Year22
Less than 2 year7

Average Academic Statistics for New Mexico State Colleges

[chart] New Mexico Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for New Mexico colleges is 68.8 %.
Average Graduation Rate for New Mexico colleges is 33.488888888889 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for New Mexico colleges is 13.08 %
Average Retention Rate for New Mexico colleges is 63.695652173913 %
Total Student Population for New Mexico colleges is 139,858
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for New Mexico colleges is 15.270833333333 %

New Mexico Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at New Mexico
Remedial services31 out of 51 Schools
Academic/career counseling service45 out of 51 Schools
Employment services for students39 out of 51 Schools
Placement services for completers38 out of 51 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children13 out of 51 Schools
Library facilities at institution49 out of 51 Schools

Offered Degrees At New Mexico Colleges

New Mexico colleges and universities are offering 2,240 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at New Mexico State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate17115
One but less than two years certificate49532
Associate's Degree72863
Two but less than four years certificate240
Bachelor's Degree46295
Post Bachelor's Degree3821
Master's Degree22956
Post Master's Degree150
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship734
Doctor's degree - professional practice50

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For New Mexico Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for New Mexico colleges is $2,967 for New Mexico residents and $10,414 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $5,782 for in-state students and $12,993 for out-of-state students.

New Mexico 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] New Mexico State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at New Mexico State

Next table shows the number of New Mexico schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at New Mexico State
Online Completely0 out of 51 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes35 out of 51 Schools
Graduate Online Classes11 out of 51 Schools
ROTC5 out of 51 Schools
ROTC Army5 out of 51 Schools
ROTC Navy2 out of 51 Schools
ROTC Air Force3 out of 51 Schools
Weekend/Evening College23 out of 51 Schools
Teacher certificate13 out of 51 Schools
Study Abroad6 out of 51 Schools
Campus Housing16 out of 51 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.