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Best Sociology Schools in New Mexico

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2022 Best Sociology Schools in New Mexico

3 Colleges
$26,450 Avg Salary
$17,976 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Sociology School for You

Sociology is the #32 most popular major in New Mexico with 202 degrees and certificates awarded in 2019-2020.

There are lots of options to pick from today when trying to decide which program is right for you. You're no longer limited to schools in your local area, either, since online programs are becoming more prevalent. Or you may find the programs at a trade school to be a better alternative for you.

To assist you in seeing some of the education options that are available to you, Course Advisor has created its Best Sociology Schools in New Mexico ranking. This report analyzed 3 schools in New Mexico to see which ones offered the best programs for students.

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2022 Best Sociology Schools in New Mexico

Check out the sociology programs at these schools if you want to get the best education that money can buy.

Top New Mexico Schools in Sociology

Our analysis found Central New Mexico Community College to be the best school for sociology students who want to pursue a degree in New Mexico. Located in the large city of Albuquerque, CNM is a public school with a fairly large student population.

The average amount in student loans that sociology majors at CNM take out is $9,247. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $96, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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You’ll join some of the best and brightest minds around you if you attend New Mexico State University - Main Campus. The school came in at #2 on this year’s Best Sociology Schools in New Mexico list. NMSU Main Campus is a large public school located in the suburb of Las Cruces.

While working on their degree, sociology majors at NMSU Main Campus accumulate an average of around $22,709 in student debt. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $236, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

Read full report on Sociology at New Mexico State University - Main Campus

A rank of #3 on this year’s list means University of New Mexico - Main Campus is a great place for sociology students. Located in the large city of Albuquerque, UNM is a public school with a very large student population.

On average, sociology graduates from UNM take out $21,972 in student loans while working on their degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $228.

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Best Sociology Colleges in the Southwest Region

Explore all the Best Sociology Schools in the Southwest Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Texas 1,840
Arizona 514
Oklahoma 402

One of 12 majors within the area of study, sociology has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Economics 48,831
Political Science & Government 48,597
General Social Sciences 19,742
International Relations & National Security 14,762
Anthropology 12,008

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 3 schools only.

  • Read more about our ranking methodology.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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