Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus

52 University Blvd
Roswell, NM 88202-6000
Tel: (575)624-7000
School Highlights
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus serves 3,303 students (31% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • 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 (6.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 130 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (NM) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 130 staff 72 staff
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,303 has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,303 students 1,793 students
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 30:1
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 1,018 students 604 students
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 2,285 students 1,189 students
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Enrollment Breakdown NM All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
10%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
1%
2%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
46%
44%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
2%
2%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Black (2007-2016)
% White
36%
35%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
1%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus More (2011-2012)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Non Resident (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
9%
5%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Ethnicity Breakdown NM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.65 0.67
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
25%
-
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $33,300 -
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $1,776 is less than the state average of $2,084. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,176 is less than the state average of $4,620. The out-state tuition has declined by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,776 $2,084
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,176 $4,620
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84% 87%
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $15,750 -
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,495 -
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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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Did You Know?
For New Mexico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,084 per year for in-state students and $4,620 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $22,613 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

New Mexico community colleges have a 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. of 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in New Mexico is New Mexico Military Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.