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Mechanical Engineering Schools in New Mexico

In 2018-2019, 24 students earned their ME Tech degrees in NM.

As a degree choice, Mechanical Engineering is the 126th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Mechanical Engineering Majors in New Mexico

ME Tech majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 13
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 9
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2

Gender Distribution

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

Mechanical Engineering Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 37.5%
  • White: 8.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 54.2%
Mechanical Engineering Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mechanical Engineering Grads in New Mexico

There are 4,700 people in the state and 699,620 people in the nation working in ME tech jobs.

Mechanical Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Mechanical Engineering Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, ME tech grads earn an average of $73,570. Nationwide, they make an average of $58,240.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,600 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,064. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. In their early career, Navajo Tech grads earn an average salary of $13,500.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,107 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,900 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 41% are considered full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,876 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 28%. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,207 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,900 a year. 80% of students get financical aid. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Mechanical Engineering Careers in NM

Some of the careers ME tech majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 17% $78,250
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 2% $35,820
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 0% $71,620

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Electromechanical Engineering 312
Drafting & Design Engineering 91
General Engineering Technology 78
Electronics Engineering 50
Quality Control Technology 39
Environmental Control Technology 36
Industrial Production Technology 34
Computer Engineering 12

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