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General Education Schools in New Mexico

252 students earned Education degrees in New Mexico in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, General Education is the 4th most popular major in the state out of a total 14 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in New Mexico

Education majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 184
Associate’s Degree 54
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 13
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 13
Bachelor’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, a education major is more popular with women than with men.

General Education Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Black or African American: 3.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 37.7%
  • White: 50.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 4.4%
General Education Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in New Mexico

There are 90 people in the state and 60,930 people in the nation working in education jobs.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for General Education Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, education grads earn an average of $67,260. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,680.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 17 colleges in New Mexico that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
5,685 Total Students

A typical student attending ENMU - Main Campus will pay a net price of $10,325. The full-time teacher rate is 67%. Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,296 Total Students

A typical student attending NMSU Main Campus will pay a net price of $7,867. Most students complete their degree in 4.79 years. The full-time teacher rate is 74%.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,110 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 23% of the teachers are full time. 80% of students get financical aid.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,054 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 28%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,313.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,327 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 51% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,079.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,487 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,100 after graduation. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,808.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,196 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,100 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 41% are considered full time. 26 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,921 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,593.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
813 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,256 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,029. 88% of students get financical aid.

#8

San Juan College

Farmington
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,741 Total Students

36% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,747.

General Education Careers in NM

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Education Professors 8% $63,220

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to education.

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,059
Teacher Education Subject Specific 306
Special Education 270
Student Counseling 176
Educational Administration 151
Teaching Assistant/Aide 65
Curriculum & Instruction 56
Education Philosophy 45

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