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Tightest New Mexico Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) New Mexico colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. New Mexico State University-Main Campus has the lowest acceptance rate as of 54.58% for academic year 2019-2020 in New Mexico. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in New Mexico.
Tightest New Mexico Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsLas Cruces, NM
54.58%11,9036,4972,17833.52%
2University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAlbuquerque, NM
94.28%9,3288,7942,59429.50%