Southwestern College (Santa Fe)

Tel: (505)467-6821
162 students
Private, non-profit
School Highlights
  • Southwestern College (Santa Fe) serves 162 students (64% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
  • Southwestern College (Santa Fe) is one of 2 community colleges within Santa Fe County, NM.
  • The nearest community college is Santa Fe Community College (3.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) (NM) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 12 staff 72 staff
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Total Faculty (2007-2015)

Student Body

  • The student population of 162 has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has grown by 86% over five years.
Total Enrollment 162 students 1,793 students
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 30:1
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Student Staff Ratio (2007-2015)
# Full-Time Students 103 students 604 students
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students 59 students 1,189 students
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Enrollment Breakdown NM All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Asian (2007-2015)
% Hispanic
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Hispanic (2007-2015)
% White
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) White (2007-2015)
% Two or more races
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) More (2011-2015)
% Unknown races
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) 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. 0.56 0.67
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For New Mexico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,632 per year for in-state students and $4,104 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $27,125 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 equal to the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in New Mexico is New Mexico Military Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.