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Information Technology Schools in New Mexico

147 students earned IT degrees in New Mexico in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Information Technology is the 46th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in New Mexico

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 48
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 47
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 42
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 42
Associate’s Degree 10

Gender Distribution

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

Information Technology Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.4%
  • Black or African American: 5.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 44.2%
  • White: 27.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.8%
  • Other Races: 14.3%
Information Technology Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in New Mexico

There are 12,760 people in the state and 2,912,080 people in the nation working in IT jobs.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, IT grads earn an average of $79,540. Nationwide, they make an average of $92,030.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in New Mexico that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
24,319 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,329. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $28,100 after graduation.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,068 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,939. 76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Mesalands Community College grads earn an average salary of $18,900.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,553 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,620.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,876 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,313.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
605 Total Students

76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 21%.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,207 Total Students

A typical student attending SFCC will pay a net price of $9,231. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $24,900 after graduation.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
367 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $16,600 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,219. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
871 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,100 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 8%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,219 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 81% of students get financical aid.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,427 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1. Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation.

Information Technology Careers in NM

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 37% $103,140
Computer Network Architects 13% $110,210
Computer Network Support Specialists 11% $57,500
Database Administrators 10% $76,370
Computer and Information Systems Managers 10% $100,930
Web Developers 8% $58,960
Computer User Support Specialists 8% $39,970
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 8% $73,500
Computer Workers 6% $76,890
Managers 5% $94,930

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Computer Information Systems 403
Data Processing 102
Computer Science 47
Computer Programming 25
Information Science 6
Computer Software Applications 5
Computer Systems Networking 1

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