New Mexico Highlands University

2023 Tuition & Fees $11,988
Student Population 2,645
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,101
Graduation Rate 27 %
Students:Faculty 11 : 1

Academic Overview

New Mexico Highlands University is a public, four-years institute located in Las Vegas, New Mexico. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $7,139 for New Mexico residents and $11,988 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $5,845 for New Mexico residents and $9,373 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,645 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from New Mexico Highlands University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $37,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, New Mexico Highlands's tuition & fees is $7,139 for New Mexico residents and $11,988 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $5,845 for in-state students and $9,373 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
New Mexico ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at New Mexico Highlands.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,101 and 100% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,645 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Graduation Rate for New Mexico Highlands University is 27 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for New Mexico Highlands University is 45 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for New Mexico Highlands University is 52 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for New Mexico Highlands University is 2,645
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for New Mexico Highlands University is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,101 at New Mexico Highlands University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address803 University Ave, Las Vegas, NM 87701
Online Applicationhttps://apply.nmhu.edu/apply/
Financial Aidwww.newmexicohighlands.com/admissions/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorbanweb.nmhu.edu/npcalc.htm
Disability Servicewww.nmhu.edu/campus-services/accessibility-services/

Offered Degrees

New Mexico Highlands offers 58 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree30
Bachelor's Degree271
Post Bachelor's Degree112
Master's Degree151

Special Learning Opportunities

New Mexico Highlands University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:526)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,320)

Veterans Benefits

New Mexico Highlands University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges