Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus

52 University Blvd, Roswell
NM, 88202-6000
Tel: (575)624-7000
3,633 students
Public institution
Located in a semi-urban community of about 50,000, the modern campus is the perfect setting for success. Established in 1958 as Roswell Community College, a branch of Eastern New Mexico University, students initially enrolled in evening classes offered at a local high school. Daytime classes were later held at the old post office. When Walker Air Force Base closed in 1967, the college acquired buildings and land to establish a campus. The college was renamed Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell.
School Highlights:
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus serves 3,633 students (41% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus is one of 2 community colleges within Chaves County, NM.
The nearest community college is New Mexico Military Institute (6.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus 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 3,633 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,633 students
1,287 students
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,491 students
832 students
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,142 students
1,021 students
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus sch enrollment Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
44%
7%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
49%
66%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus More (2010-2011)
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus sch ethnicity Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus 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. 0.56 0.45
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,566 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,272 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,566 $5,940
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,272 $10,072
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

ENMU - Roswell has since become a growing comprehensive community college offering a variety of educational opportunities to a diverse student population. The college confers certificates, associate's degrees and certificates of occupational training in contemporary career/technical programs and general transfer academic programs. Upper division and graduate level courses are also offered through a distance education program with the main campus in Portales. Classes are taught by 62 full-time instructors and more than 200 adjunct instructors. Programs include Aviation Maintenance Technology, Emergency Medical Services, Dental Assisting, Computer Application Systems, and Drafting Technology. An increasing number of online classes are also offered each semester. The campus features modern classrooms and labs. In the new Instructional Technology Center, students take advantage of the latest in educational technology. The center houses an open student computer lab, instructional television classrooms, computer and science labs, and 'smart' classrooms. Residence Halls offer on-campus housing for approximately 120 students. Students enjoy apartment-style living with two-bedroom suites. ENMU - Roswell is accredited as an operationally separate campus by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Extended degree courses offered on the Roswell Campus are accredited through the main campus in Portales.

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