Top Albuquerque Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 top community colleges in Albuquerque, New Mexico, serving 28,222 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 42:1.

Top Albuquerque, NM Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • 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
  • 4400 Cutler Avenue NE
    Albuquerque NM  87110
    (505)881-1234

    892 students
  • 5000 Marble NE
    Albuquerque NM  87110
    (505)254-7575

    202 students
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