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Total Enrollment 125,109
Undergraduate 111,514
Graduate 13,595
Men 51,120
Women 73,989

Student Population at New Mexico Colleges

At New Mexico colleges, there are 125,109 students including 111,514 undergraduate and 13,595 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 61,593 full-time and 63,516 part-time students with gender distribution of51,120 male and 73,989 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

New Mexico colleges have a total enrollment of 125,109 with a gender distribution of 40.86% male and 59.14% female students for academic year 2020-2021.
Student Population By Gender
New Mexico Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total125,10951,12073,989
Undergraduate111,51445,82665,688
Graduate13,5955,2948,301
Full-time61,59326,42135,172
Part-time63,51624,69938,817
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - New Mexico Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

New Mexico colleges have a total of 61,593 full-time students and 63,516 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 54,332 students are attending classes with full-time status and 57,182 are part-time students. In graduate school, 7,261 students are full-time and 6,334 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New Mexico Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total125,10961,59363,516
Undergraduate111,51454,33257,182
Graduate13,5957,2616,334
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - New Mexico Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For New Mexico colleges, 23,832 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 31,320 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 125,109 students. In undergraduate schools, 49,451 students enrolled in online courses and 5,701 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2020-2021)
New Mexico Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students125,109111,51413,595
Online Exclusively23,83220,0843,748
In Some Online Classes31,32029,3671,953
Not In Online Classes69,95762,0637,894
[Chart] New Mexico Colleges and Universities Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at New Mexico colleges. There are 37,997 Caucasian, 3,622 Black/African American, 2,604 Asian, and 57,749 Hispanic students in New Mexico colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
New Mexico Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total125,10951,12073,989
American Indian/Native American11,0934,1566,937
Asian2,6041,1281,476
Black/African American3,6221,7651,857
Hispanic57,74922,35935,390
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader291148143
White37,99715,98622,011
Two More2,8021,1461,656
Un-Known5,6552,5333,122
[Chart] New Mexico Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution