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Computer Programming Schools in New Mexico

25 Programming students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Computer Programming is the 123rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Computer Programming Majors in New Mexico

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 20
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 20
Associate’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

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

Computer Programming Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 28.0%
  • White: 60.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 8.0%
Computer Programming Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Programming Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 5,550 people employed in jobs related to a programming degree, compared to 1,880,050 nationwide.

Computer Programming Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Computer Programming Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, programming grads earn an average of $72,770. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,580.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in New Mexico that offer programming degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,553 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,207 Total Students

In their early career, SFCC grads earn an average salary of $24,900. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 23% of the teachers are full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,636 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,752. In their early career, NMSU Alamogordo grads earn an average salary of $24,800.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
996 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. A typical student attending NMSU Grants will pay a net price of $5,146.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,093 Total Students

A typical student attending Luna Community College will pay a net price of $3,039. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,700 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
20% Graduation Rate
91 Total Students

8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 5.29 years to complete their degree at UOPX - New Mexico.

Computer Programming Careers in NM

Some of the careers programming majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 22% $0
Computer Network Support Specialists 11% $57,500
Systems Software Developers 10% $93,300
Web Developers 8% $58,960
Computer Science Professors 8% $78,070
Computer Programmers -8% $71,040

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Computer Information Systems 403
Information Technology 146
Data Processing 102
Computer Science 47
Information Science 6
Computer Software Applications 5
Computer Systems Networking 1

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