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Child Development & Family Studies Schools in New Mexico

361 Human Development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Child Development & Family Studies major is the 20th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Family Studies Majors in New Mexico

Human Development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 233
Associate’s Degree 98
Bachelor’s Degree 22
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 8
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 8

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Family Studies Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 53.7%
  • White: 16.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 26.6%
Child Development & Family Studies Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Family Studies Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 8,490 people employed in jobs related to a human development degree, compared to 1,489,720 nationwide.

Child Development & Family Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Child Development & Family Studies Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, human development grads earn an average of $33,630. Nationwide, they make an average of $35,830.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in New Mexico that offer human development degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

312 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,553 Total Students

In their early career, CNM grads earn an average salary of $24,400. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 80% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 34%.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 74%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.79 years.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,427 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1. In their early career, ENMU - Roswell Campus grads earn an average salary of $25,100.

#4

San Juan College

Farmington
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,679 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,400 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. A typical student attending SJC will pay a net price of $4,747.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
605 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, ENMU - Ruidoso Campus grads earn an average salary of $25,100. This public school has an average net price of $7,001.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 67%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,325. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,876 Total Students

A typical student attending NMSU Dona Ana will pay a net price of $5,313. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.79 years to graduate. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,207 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 23% of the teachers are full time.

Child Development & Family Studies Careers in NM

Some of the careers human development majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Community and Social Service Specialists 14% $36,550
Social and Human Service Assistants 12% $32,500
Preschool Teachers 8% $29,820
Childcare Workers 7% $19,730

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 92
General Family & Consumer Sciences 60
Family & Consumer Economics 19
Textile & Apparel Studies 12

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