New Mexico State University-Dona Ana

Tel: (575)527-7500
9,270 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana serves 9,270 students (48% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana is the only community colleges within Dona Ana County, NM.
The nearest community college is Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) (33.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana 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 9,270 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is equal to the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
9,270 students
1,303 students
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,412 students
835 students
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 4,858 students
1,046 students
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana sch enrollment New Mexico State University-Dona Ana sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
71%
7%
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
2%
11%
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Black (2006-2012)
% White
24%
66%
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana sch ethnicity New Mexico State University-Dona Ana 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. 0.44 0.44
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,848 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,872 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,848 $5,890
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,872 $10,047
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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