New Mexico Community Colleges

  • There are 23 community colleges located throughout New Mexico (19 public colleges and 4 private colleges), serving 78,344 students.
  • For New Mexico 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 (view national tuition costs).
  • New Mexico community colleges have a diversity score of 0.67, which is equal to the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 65% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 30:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NM) School Average
American Indian
10%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
44%
Black
2%
White
35%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
5%
NM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

New Mexico Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • 4201 Central Ave NW-Ste J
    Albuquerque NM  87105
    (505)880-2877

    357 students
  • 525 Buena Vista SE
    Albuquerque NM  87106
    (505)224-3000

    26,771 students
  • 417 Schepps Blvd
    Clovis NM  88101
    5757692811

    3,745 students
  • 52 University Blvd
    Roswell NM  88202
    (575)624-7000

    3,303 students
  • 709 Mechem Dr
    Ruidoso NM  88345
    (575)257-2120

    895 students
  • 336 Luna Drive
    Las Vegas NM  87701
    (505)454-2500

    1,440 students
  • 911 S Tenth Street
    Tucumcari NM  88401
    (575)461-4413

    793 students
  • 5317 Lovington Hwy
    Hobbs NM  88240
    (575)392-4510

    2,803 students
  • 101 W. College Blvd.
    Roswell NM  88201
    18004215376

    470 students
  • 2400 North Scenic Drive
    Alamogordo NM  88310
    (575)439-3600

    2,095 students
  • 1500 University Dr
    Carlsbad NM  88220
    (575)234-9200

    1,852 students
  • 1500 N. Third Street
    Grants NM  87020
    (505)287-6678

    942 students
  • 2800 Sonoma Ranch Blvd.
    Las Cruces NM  88011
    (800)903-7503

    8,340 students
  • 921 Paseo de Onate
    Espanola NM  87532
    (505)747-2100

    1,371 students
  • 4400 Cutler Avenue NE
    Albuquerque NM  87110
    (505)881-1234

    892 students
  • 4601 College Blvd
    Farmington NM  87402
    5053263311

    8,323 students
  • 6401 Richards Ave
    Santa Fe NM  87508
    (505)428-1000

    6,242 students
  • 5000 Marble NE
    Albuquerque NM  87110
    (505)254-7575

    202 students
  • 3960 San Felipe
    Santa Fe NM  87507
    (505)467-6821

    162 students
  • 705 Gurley Ave.
    Gallup NM  87301
    (505)863-7500

    2,384 students
  • 4000 University Dr
    Los Alamos NM  87544
    (505)662-5919

    848 students
  • 1157 County Road 110
    Ranchos De Taos NM  87557
    (575)737-6200

    1,793 students
  • 280 La Entrada
    Los Lunas NM  87031
    (505)925-8500

    2,321 students
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