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AddressUniversity Ave, Las Vegas, NM 87701
Phone505-425-7511
WEBSchool's Website
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

2021 Tuition & Fees and 2022 Estimation

For undergraduate school, the 2021 tuition and fees of New Mexico Highlands University are $6,558 for in-state students and $10,998 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2021 tuition and fees are $7,254 for in-state students and $11,646 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2022 tuition & fees are $6,807 for New Mexico residents and $11,422 for out-of-state students based on the tuition changes over the past five years. The estimated 2022 graduate school tuition & fees are $7,528 for New Mexico residents and $12,095 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $37,800. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where the Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse program shows the highest salary with $81,300 after graduating.
2020-21 Tuition & Fees2021-22 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$6,558$10,998
Graduate$7,254$11,646
2020-2021 Tuition Costs Chart
*Updated with 2021 tuition data: source: NCES (National Center for Education Statistics)
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$6,807$11,422
Graduate$7,528$12,095
New Mexico Highlands University 2021-2022 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2021-2022 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2021 Key Stats

The average graduation rate is 22%. Total 3,037 students are attending the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in the next table.
2021 Key Academics Statistics
Graduation Rate »22%
Transfer-out Rate48%
Retention Rate52%(full-time), 25% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio7.14% (14 to 1)
Student Population »3,037 (1,868 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$7,329
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$37,800
Average Salary by Field of Study$20,300 - $81,300

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

New Mexico Highlands University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadNo
It provides several student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Campus Life

The following table illustrates the special characteristics of New Mexico Highlands University. It has dormitories (or campus-owned housing) and its capacity is 504. It also offers separate board/meal plans and the annual cost is $4,020.
Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity504


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