Central New Mexico Community College

Tel: (505)224-3000
28,891 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Central New Mexico Community College serves 28,891 students (33% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more 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 595 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Central New Mexico Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 595 staff
59 staff
Central New Mexico Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 28,891 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 37:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
28,891 students
1,282 students
Central New Mexico Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
22:1
Central New Mexico Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
9,546 students
810 students
Central New Mexico Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 19,345 students
1,017 students
Central New Mexico Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Central New Mexico Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
7%
1%
Central New Mexico Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
2%
2%
Central New Mexico Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
46%
7%
Central New Mexico Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
3%
12%
Central New Mexico Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
32%
57%
Central New Mexico Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Central New Mexico Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
4%
3%
Central New Mexico Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
3%
2%
Central New Mexico Community College non_resident (2006-2013)
Central New Mexico Community College Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.53
Central New Mexico Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,364 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,656 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,364 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,656 $10,294
Central New Mexico Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
Central New Mexico Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For New Mexico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,171 per year for in-state students and $4,838 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $27,125 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in New Mexico is New Mexico Military Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.