Most Selective Community Colleges in New Mexico

  • The average community college acceptance rate in New Mexico is approximately 65% per year (2020-21).
  • The most selective college in New Mexico is currently New Mexico Military Institute, with an acceptance rate of 30%.

Most Selective Community Colleges in New Mexico (2020-21)

  • College Acceptance Rate Location
  • Rank: #11.
    New Mexico Military Institute
    New Mexico Military Institute Photo - All students are members of the Corps of Cadets, participating in leadership and all Corps activities including JROTC.
    101 W. College Blvd.
    Roswell NM  88201
    (800) 421-5376
  • Rank: #22.
    San Juan College
    4601 College Blvd
    Farmington NM  87402
    (505) 326-3311
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