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General Social Sciences in New Mexico

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General Social Sciences Schools in New Mexico

In 2018-2019, 8 students earned their Social Sciences degrees in NM.

In this state, General Social Sciences is the 168th most popular major out of a total 236 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Social Sciences Majors in New Mexico

Social Sciences majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 6
Bachelor’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

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

General Social Sciences Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 75.0%
  • White: 25.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
General Social Sciences Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Social Sciences Grads in New Mexico

10,530 people in the state and 1,656,480 in the nation are employed in jobs related to social sciences.

General Social Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for General Social Sciences Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, social sciences grads earn an average of $79,880. Nationwide, they make an average of $85,750.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in New Mexico that offer social sciences degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,256 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,029. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,100 a year.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
5,685 Total Students

In their early career, ENMU - Main Campus grads earn an average salary of $25,100. The full-time teacher rate is 67%. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
3,193 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 96% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $13,178.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,487 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,808. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4% Graduation Rate
875 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.89 years to complete their degree at USW. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,143 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,789. Graduates earn an average $28,100 after graduation.

General Social Sciences Careers in NM

Some of the careers social sciences majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Statisticians 25% $78,270
Social Sciences Professors 11% $89,880
Social Scientists 6% $75,830
Managers 5% $94,930
High School Teachers 5% $53,710
Survey Researchers 0% $30,650

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Sociology 202
Political Science & Government 178
Anthropology 133
Economics 108
Geography & Cartography 74
Criminology 59
Other Social Sciences 7
International Relations & Security 1

View all majors related to General Social Sciences

View Nationwide General Social Sciences Report

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