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General Education Schools in New Mexico

In 2018-2019, 252 students earned their Education degrees in NM.

As a degree choice, General Education is the 28th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in New Mexico

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 184
Associate’s Degree 54
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 13
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 13
Bachelor’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

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

General Education Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Black or African American: 3.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 37.7%
  • White: 50.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 4.4%
General Education Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Education Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 90 people employed in jobs related to an education degree, compared to 60,930 nationwide.

General Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for General Education Jobs in New Mexico

Education grads earn an average of $67,260 in the state and $73,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 17 colleges in New Mexico that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
6,005 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,325. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,289 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,867. It takes the average student 4.79 years to graduate. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,207 Total Students

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

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,876 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,313. 28% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,247 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 51%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,079.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,190 Total Students

A typical student attending UNM-Gallup will pay a net price of $6,808. The full-time teacher rate is 55%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,041 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,123. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 41%.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,791 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,593. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
996 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation. 26% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,427 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,029. 37% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus grads earn an average salary of $25,100.

#8

San Juan College

Farmington
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,679 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $4,747. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time.

General Education Careers in NM

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Education Professors 8% $63,220

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,059
Teacher Education Subject Specific 306
Special Education 270
Student Counseling 176
Educational Administration 151
Teaching Assistant/Aide 65
Curriculum & Instruction 56
Education Philosophy 45

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