New Mexico State University-Grants

  • The mission of New Mexico State University at Grants is to provide quality instructional and supportive programs at the lowest feasible cost to persons within the Cibola County. These programs are provided to eligible persons regardless of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
School Highlights
  • New Mexico State University-Grants serves 942 students (25% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 65%.
  • New Mexico State University-Grants is the only community colleges within Cibola County, NM.
  • The nearest community college to New Mexico State University-Grants is University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus (55.1 miles away).

Top Placements

New Mexico State University-Grants places among the top 20% of community colleges in New Mexico for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
New Mexico State University-Grants(NM) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty32 staff72 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of New Mexico State University-Grants has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The New Mexico State University-Grants diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment942 students1,793 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:130:1
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# Full-Time Students237 students604 students
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# Part-Time Students705 students1,189 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
29%
10%
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% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
37%
44%
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% Black
-
2%
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% White
16%
35%
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% Two or more races
3%
1%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
14%
5%
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Diversity Score0.730.67
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College Completion Rate
9%
13%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,100$34,400
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,064 is less than the state average of $2,084. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $3,936 is less than the state average of $4,620. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,064$2,084
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Out-State Tuition Fees$3,936$4,620
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%86%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in New Mexico State University-Grants and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NM by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$18,340$15,750
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in New Mexico State University-Grants and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in NM by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,624$6,495
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in New Mexico State University-Grants and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NM by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • NMSU at Grants is located in the city of Grants, New Mexico. Located at the base of Mount Taylor, Grants is surrounded by scenic mesas. The Laguna, Acoma, and Zuni Pueblos and the Navajo Nation surround the area. NMSU at Grants was established as a branch of New Mexico State University in 1968 through the cooperative efforts of New Mexico State University and Grants Municipal Schools. Our campus has continued to grow and improve. We currently are able to offer Bachelor's and Masters Degrees in several careers. We have also taken our classes out to many locations include the Pinehill and Laguna areas. NMSU-Grants is here to help you achieve it with lots of degree choices available to you. MSU has to offers Adult Basic Education and GED program, certificate programs, associate degrees, bachelor's degree, masters degree and doctoral degree.

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