Best New Mexico Community Colleges (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 22 community colleges serving 56,826 students in New Mexico (19 public colleges and 3 private colleges).
For New Mexico community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,058 per year for in-state students and $4,616 for out-of-state students. (view national tuition costs).
The best top ranked community colleges in California include Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque, Clovis Community College and University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus.
The average community college acceptance rate in New Mexico is 88% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 70% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NM) School Average
American Indian
9%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
48%
Black
2%
White
30%
Two or more races
2%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
6%
NM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked New Mexico Community Colleges (2023)

College
Location
Students
Clovis Community College
Public
417 Schepps Blvd
Clovis, NM 88101
(575) 769-4025
| 2,162 students
Mesalands Community College
Public
911 S Tenth Street
Tucumcari, NM 88401
(575) 461-4413
| 709 students
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.
Public
101 W. College Blvd.
Roswell, NM 88201
(575) 622-6250
| 493 students
Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque
Private for-profit
4400 Cutler Avenue NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 881-1234
| 606 students
705 Gurley Ave.
Gallup, NM 87301
(505) 863-7500
| 2,174 students
4000 University Dr
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 662-5919
| 929 students
1157 County Road 110
Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557
(575) 737-6200
| 1,046 students
280 La Entrada
Los Lunas, NM 87031
(505) 925-8500
| 1,435 students
Brookline College-Albuquerque
Private for-profit
4201 Central Ave NW-Ste J
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 880-2877
| 608 students
525 Buena Vista Dr SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 224-3000
| 21,398 students
709 Mechem Dr
Ruidoso, NM 88345
(575) 315-1120
| 673 students
52 University Blvd
Roswell, NM 88203
(575) 624-7000
| 1,903 students
Luna Community College
Public
336 Luna Drive
Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 454-2500
| 720 students
New Mexico Junior College
New Mexico Junior College Photo
Public
5317 Lovington Hwy
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 392-4510
| 1,406 students
2400 North Scenic Drive
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(575) 439-3600
| 941 students
1500 University Drive
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 234-9200
| 1,203 students
2800 N. Sonoma Ranch Blvd.
Las Cruces, NM 88011
(575) 528-7000
| 7,028 students
1500 Third Street
Grants, NM 87020
(505) 287-6678
| 622 students
Northern New Mexico College
Public
921 Paseo de Onate
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 747-2100
| 1,234 students
San Juan College
Public
4601 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87402
(505) 326-3311
| 5,240 students
Santa Fe Community College
Santa Fe Community College Photo
Public
6401 Richards Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87508
(505) 428-1000
| 4,132 students
Southwestern College
Private not-for-profit
3960 San Felipe Road
Santa Fe, NM 87507
(505) 467-6806
| 164 students
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Community Colleges in New Mexico (Closed)

School
Location
Students
5000 Marble NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 254-7575
| 22 students

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