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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in New Mexico

University of the Southwest has the lowest graduation rate of 26% for academic year 2019-2020 in New Mexico. Western New Mexico University is ranked second with 28% and New Mexico Highlands University follows them with 29%. 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)
1University of the Southwest
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHobbs, NM
26%-54%
2Western New Mexico University
Public, 4 or more yearsSilver City, NM
28%-64%
3New Mexico Highlands University
Public, 4 or more yearsLas Vegas, NM
29%44%52%
4Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsPortales, NM
36%-62%
5New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsLas Cruces, NM
51%-74%
6New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Public, 4 or more yearsSocorro, NM
54%-76%
7University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAlbuquerque, NM
54%-74%
8Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsSanta Fe, NM
69%3%-
9St. John's College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSanta Fe, NM
73%16%74%