Accredited Online Colleges Based in New Mexico

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshman Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate

6610 North Lovington Highway
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 392-6561

No N/A 94% 22%

417 Schepps Blvd
Clovis, NM 88101
(575) 769-2811

No N/A 86% 8%

1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
(575) 562-1011

No N/A 99% 24%

University Ave
Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 425-7511

No N/A 97% 21%

1700 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131
(505) 277-0111

No N/A 97% 45%

2400 North Scenic Drive
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(575) 439-3600

No N/A 95% 7%

1500 University Dr
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 234-9200

No N/A 23% 4%

6401 Richards Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87508
(505) 428-1000

No N/A 89% 6%

1600 Saint Michaels Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 473-6011

No N/A 99% 39%

525 Buena Vista SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 224-3000

No N/A 85% 8%

2850 Weddell Street
Las Cruces, NM 88003
(575) 646-0111

No N/A 96% 46%

Hot Springs Blvd
Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 454-2500

No N/A 78% 22%

5425 N. 103rd St.
Omaha, NE 68134
(402) 572-8500

No N/A 68% 51%

2660 Airport Rd Ste 780
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
(575) 589-3158

Yes N/A 72% N/A

3400 S Espina
Las Cruces, NM 88003
(575) 527-7500

No N/A 91% 12%

1 Thunderbird Circle, Hobbs, NM 88240
Hobbs, NM 88240
(505) 392-4510

No N/A 98% 15%

1000 W. College Ave
Silver City, NM 88061
(505) 538-6336

No N/A 95% 17%

4775 Indian School Road NE- Suite 200
Albuequerque, NM 87110
(505) 348-3700

No N/A 100% 10%

5100 Masthead N.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 828-1114

No N/A 87% 37%

5700 Pasadena NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
(505) 821-4800

No N/A 98% 23%
University of Phoenix is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. University of Phoenix was placed on Notice by The Higher Learning Commission, effective June 27, 2013. For additional information, contact The Higher Learning Commission,


New Mexico Schools vs US State Average

Graduation Rate and Average Test score at Public 4-year Institutions

    • 40% New Mexico
      Graduation Rate
    • 19.9 ACT New Mexico
      Average Test Score
    • 56% National
      Graduation Rate
    • 21.1 ACT National
      Average Test Score

Average Tuitions and Fees in New Mexico

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    Private 4-year

New Mexico Institutions

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    Degree-Granting Institutions
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Federal spending drives a significant portion of New Mexico's economy, and many people are employed by the U.S. military at air force bases, testing ranges, and the Fort Bliss McGregor Range army proving ground

In 2012, New Mexico's unemployment rate significantly decreased. The state's major industries include oil and gas (New Mexico is the country's third leading crude oil and natural gas producer), mining, education, health, and tourism. Federal spending drives a significant portion of New Mexico's economy, and many people are employed by the U.S. military at air force bases, testing ranges, and the Fort Bliss McGregor Range army proving ground. Alamos National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories are each located in New Mexico. Several universities and colleges offer online courses and degrees related to the state's big industries, including New Mexico Tech, which offers several online courses related to mining.

Founded in New Mexico in 1889 to teach courses related to mining, New Mexico Tech offers online courses and degrees focused on science, and engineering, as well as various liberal arts subjects. New Mexico State University (NMSU) is home to the only Honor College in New Mexico, and has campuses, learning centers, and research facilities located throughout the state. NMSU offers online bachelor's, master's and doctorate degree programs in areas including education, health, technology, and business. Clovis Community College offers online programs and degrees in liberal arts, criminal justice, business and office technology, and other subjects.

The private, non-profit University of the Southwest offers online accredited bachelor's and master's degrees while the for-profit Carrington College offers online healthcare, business, technology, and legal programs and degrees. The private for-profit ITT Technical Institute offers several online bachelor's and master's programs, but charges one of the highest tuitions in the for-profit education industry. The University of Phoenix has a campus in Albuquerque, New Mexico.