Colleges in New Mexico: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 100 colleges in New Mexico. This is 1% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in New Mexico with most colleges are Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Las Cruces, Socorro and Espanola. You may find a list of all categories of New Mexico colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of New Mexico of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in New Mexico
Visit the top colleges in New Mexico. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
- New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
- St. John's College, Santa Fe
- New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro
- Northern New Mexico College, Espanola
- Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus, Portales
- New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas
- University of the Southwest, Hobbs
- Western New Mexico University, Silver City
- Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA), Santa Fe
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in New Mexico based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of New Mexico.
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Find in New Mexico
Colleges of New Mexico are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find New Mexico colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (12)
- Private Colleges (17)
- Community Colleges (5)
- Universities (22)
- Training Schools (4)