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Western New Mexico University

Western New Mexico University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Silver City, NM. The 2019 average net price at Western New Mexico University is $12,773. Acceptance rate is 100.00%. The school has a total enrollment of 3,248.

Mission Statement



Logo of Western New Mexico University
Location: Silver City, NM
Student Body: 3,248
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.wnmu.edu
Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment
  • Application Deadline: June 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $30
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $3,927
Out of State/International Tuition: $11,400
In State Grad Tuition: $3,177
Out of State Grad Tuition: $8,730
Room and Board: $10,500
Books and Supplies: $1,600
Other Fees: $2,138
Net Price In-District/State: $12,773
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 287
  • Men / Women Ratio: 118 / 169
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: n/a
  • Total International Students: 5
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: n/a
  • Recommendations: n/a
  • Admissions Tests Scores: n/a
  • Portfolio: n/a

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Public Admin, Social Services: 28%
  • Education: 12%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 10%
  • Health Professions: 10%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 8%

Academic Programs

Western New Mexico University offers 122 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Public Admin, Social Services. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsWestern New Mexico University offers 16 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering Technology
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Energy Management and Systems Technology, Technician Degree
Health Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Protective Services
Public Admin, Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsWestern New Mexico University offers 38 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
English Literature
  • English Language and Literature, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Health and Physical Education, Fitness, General Degree
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsWestern New Mexico University offers 9 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Education
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Public Admin, Social Services
Certificate ProgramsWestern New Mexico University offers 23 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational, Instructional Technology Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Kindergarten, Preschool Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Engineering Technology
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Energy Management and Systems Technology, Technician Degree
English Literature
  • English Language and Literature, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Health Professions
History
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
  • Political Science and Government, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 27%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 24%
  • 1st Year Retention: 63%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $31,600
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 3,248
  • Hispanic Students: 40%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 30%
  • Unknown: 14%
  • Black Students: 7%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: 3%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: 1%
  • Two or more races: 1%