San Juan College

4601 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87402-4699
Tel: (505)326-3311
6,257 students
Public institution

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San Juan College is a learning college, committed to student success. At San Juan College, students are engaged in the learning process as full partners. The strength of the College lies in a multi-faceted mission, emphasizing smooth transitions to four-year institutions, career development, partnership programs with business and industry, and strong community service offerings.
School Highlights:
San Juan College serves 6,257 students (41% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority American), which is less than the state average of 60%.
San Juan College is the only community colleges within San Juan County, NM.
The nearest community college is University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus (93 miles away).

School Overview

San Juan 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 6,257 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,257 students
1,303 students
San Juan College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,540 students
836 students
San Juan College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,717 students
1,046 students
San Juan College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
San Juan College sch enrollment San Juan College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
29%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
San Juan College Asian (2006-2010)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
14%
7%
San Juan College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
1%
12%
San Juan College Black (2006-2012)
% White
55%
67%
San Juan College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
San Juan College sch ethnicity San Juan 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. 0.59 0.45
San Juan College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,224 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 59% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $2,952 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 75% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,224 $5,940
San Juan College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $2,952 $10,072
San Juan College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

San Juan College was founded in 1956 as the Farmington Branch of the New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts, in accordance with statutes of the State of New Mexico. All classes were initially taught by part-time instructors during evening hours in facilities at Farmington High School. In 1958, the name was changed from Farmington Branch to San Juan Branch, NMSU. This name better indicated the area served by the branch. San Juan College celebrates diversity through special academic and cultural activities which enhance the community college experience. A wide range of educational opportunities is provided including academic transfer degrees, technical-occupational programs, general education classes, and non-credit offerings. Fully accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, San Juan College is a participant in the Academic Quality Improvement Project which is focused on quality principles. As the recipient of the state of New Mexico's highest quality award, San Juan College continues to emphasize improvement in all aspects of the institution. San Juan College offers a world of educational opportunities for everyone. The college is fully accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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