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Construction Schools in New Mexico

30 Construction students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Construction is the 113th most popular major out of a total 236 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Construction Majors in New Mexico

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 30

Gender Distribution

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

Construction Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 20.0%
  • White: 0.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 80.0%
Construction Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Construction Grads in New Mexico

There are 6,600 people in the state and 598,210 people in the nation working in construction jobs.

Construction Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Construction Jobs in New Mexico

A typical salary for a construction grad in the state is $65,370, compared to a typical salary of $70,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in New Mexico that offer construction degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,427 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 37%. Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,247 Total Students

A typical student attending New Mexico Junior College will pay a net price of $7,079. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 51% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,791 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 49% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
605 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 21%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,001. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,100 a year.

Construction Careers in NM

Some of the careers construction majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Supervisors 8% $57,970

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Electrical & Power Installation 293
Building Management & Inspection 73
Carpentry 67
Plumbing & Water Supply 3

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