Central New Mexico Community College

Tel: (505)224-3000
28,360 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Central New Mexico Community College serves 28,360 students (33% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
Central New Mexico Community College is one of 4 community colleges within Bernalillo County, NM.
The nearest community college is Southwest University of Visual Arts-Albuquerque (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Central New Mexico Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 28,360 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
28,360 students
1,303 students
Central New Mexico Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
9,353 students
834 students
Central New Mexico Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 19,007 students
1,040 students
Central New Mexico Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Central New Mexico Community College sch enrollment Central New Mexico Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
6%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Central New Mexico Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
44%
7%
Central New Mexico Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
11%
Central New Mexico Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
43%
66%
Central New Mexico Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Central New Mexico Community College More (2010-2012)
Central New Mexico Community College sch ethnicity Central New Mexico Community College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.62 0.44
Central New Mexico Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,310 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has declined by 36% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,464 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,310 $5,890
Central New Mexico Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,464 $10,050
Central New Mexico Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
College can be a difficult transition for many students. To help address students’ academic needs, many community colleges have started support services programs. Learn about some of these common programs and how they can help you be successful in school.
Second Rate? Community Colleges Fight Stereotypes
Many common myths about community colleges exist, but as they continue to diversify and offer cutting-edge programming, two-year institutions are fighting back against these long-held stereotypes.
California Virtual Community College System Increases Choices, Transfers
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
For New Mexico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,778 per year for in-state students and $4,391 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $6,781 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Mexico community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maryland is New Mexico Military Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.