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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in New Mexico

New Mexico Highlands University has the lowest graduation rate of 22% for academic year 2019-2020 in New Mexico. University of the Southwest is ranked second with 32% and Western New Mexico University follows them with 34%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have low graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the highest graduation rates in New Mexico.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in New Mexico
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1New Mexico Highlands University
Public, 4 or more yearsLas Vegas, NM
22%48%52%
2University of the Southwest
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHobbs, NM
32%-54%
3Western New Mexico University
Public, 4 or more yearsSilver City, NM
34%-64%
4Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsPortales, NM
36%1%62%
5New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsLas Cruces, NM
48%-74%
6New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Public, 4 or more yearsSocorro, NM
50%-76%
7University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAlbuquerque, NM
54%-74%
8St. John's College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSanta Fe, NM
61%24%74%
9Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsSanta Fe, NM
69%3%-