New Mexico State University-Grants

1500 N. Third Street, Grants
NM, 87020
Tel: (505)287-6678
1,141 students
Public institution
The mission of New Mexico State University at Grants is to provide quality instructional and supportive programs at the lowest feasible cost to persons within the Cibola County. These programs are provided to eligible persons regardless of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
School Highlights:
New Mexico State University-Grants serves 1,141 students (31% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
New Mexico State University-Grants is the only community colleges within Cibola County, NM.
The nearest community college is University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus (55.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
New Mexico State University-Grants 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 1,141 teachers has grown by 51% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,141 students
1,287 students
New Mexico State University-Grants Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
355 students
832 students
New Mexico State University-Grants Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 786 students
1,021 students
New Mexico State University-Grants Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
New Mexico State University-Grants sch enrollment New Mexico State University-Grants sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
35%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
New Mexico State University-Grants Asian (2008-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
46%
7%
New Mexico State University-Grants Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
12%
New Mexico State University-Grants Black (2006-2011)
% White
18%
66%
New Mexico State University-Grants White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
New Mexico State University-Grants sch ethnicity New Mexico State University-Grants 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. 0.63 0.45
New Mexico State University-Grants Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,956 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,696 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,956 $5,845
New Mexico State University-Grants In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,696 $10,047
New Mexico State University-Grants Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

NMSU at Grants is located in the city of Grants, New Mexico. Located at the base of Mount Taylor, Grants is surrounded by scenic mesas. The Laguna, Acoma, and Zuni Pueblos and the Navajo Nation surround the area. NMSU at Grants was established as a branch of New Mexico State University in 1968 through the cooperative efforts of New Mexico State University and Grants Municipal Schools. Our campus has continued to grow and improve. We currently are able to offer Bachelor's and Masters Degrees in several careers. We have also taken our classes out to many locations include the Pinehill and Laguna areas. NMSU-Grants is here to help you achieve it with lots of degree choices available to you. MSU has to offers Adult Basic Education and GED program, certificate programs, associate degrees, bachelor's degree, masters degree and doctoral degree.

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