Accredited Online Colleges Based in New Mexico

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

10131 Coors Blvd NW Ste. I-01
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 348-3750

No N/A 80% 25%

8601 Golf Course Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 890-4316

No N/A 90% 80%

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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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New Mexico 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.