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Total Enrollment 123,220
Undergraduate 109,969
Graduate 13,251
Men 49,585
Women 73,635

Student Population at New Mexico Colleges

At New Mexico colleges, there are 123,220 students including 109,969 undergraduate and 13,251 graduate schools students in total for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 59,265 full-time and 63,955 part-time students with gender distribution of49,585 male and 73,635 female students.

Enrollment By Gender

New Mexico colleges have a total enrollment of 123,220 with a gender distribution of 40.24% male and 59.76% female students for academic year 2020-2021.
Student Population By Gender
New Mexico Colleges and Universities
TotalMaleFemale
Total123,22049,58573,635
Undergraduate109,96944,46765,502
Graduate13,2515,1188,133
Full-time59,26524,93234,333
Part-time63,95524,65339,302
[Chart] Student Population by Gender - New Mexico Colleges

Enrollment by Attendance Status

New Mexico colleges have a total of 59,265 full-time students and 63,955 part-time students. In undergraduate schools, 52,727 students are attending classes with full-time status and 57,242 are part-time students. In graduate school, 6,538 students are full-time and 6,713 students are attending schools with part-time status.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New Mexico Colleges and Universities
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total123,22059,26563,955
Undergraduate109,96952,72757,242
Graduate13,2516,5386,713
[Chart] Student Population by Student Status - New Mexico Colleges

Online Class (Distance Learning) Enrollment

For New Mexico colleges, 23,506 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 30,975 students are enrolled in some online courses/degree programs out of total 123,220 students. In undergraduate schools, 48,668 students enrolled in online courses and 5,813 students took at least one online graduate course.
Distance Learning Enrollment (2020-2021)
New Mexico Colleges and Universities
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total Students123,220109,96913,251
Online Exclusively23,50619,7663,740
In Some Online Classes30,97528,9022,073
Not In Online Classes68,73961,3017,438
[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 35,866 Caucasian, 3,426 Black/African American, 2,584 Asian, and 57,872 Hispanic students in New Mexico colleges.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity on
New Mexico Colleges
TotalMenWomen
Total123,22049,58573,635
American Indian/Native American11,4424,2257,217
Asian2,5841,0881,496
Black/African American3,4261,7081,718
Hispanic57,87222,10235,770
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islnader269123146
White35,86614,92820,938
Two More2,9591,2431,716
Un-Known5,6932,4933,200
[Chart] New Mexico Colleges Race/Ethnicity Distribution