Overview

Student Population
3,088
Western New Mexico University overview
Location Silver City, New Mexico
Online wnmu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Western New Mexico University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Silver City, New Mexico, Western New Mexico University is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. Western New Mexico University has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  1,547 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,541 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $3,927 plus fees of $2,139.


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Applying

Admission Requirements
Open Admission

Annual Cost to Attend

New Mexico Resident Tuition
$3,927
In State Costs for Western New Mexico University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$2,139
Room and Board $10,500
Budget for Other Expenses$4,288
Total One Year Cost$22,454
Out of State Tuition
$11,400
Out of State Costs for Western New Mexico University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$2,139
Room and Board $10,500
Budget for Other Expenses$4,288
Total One Year Cost$29,927

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$35,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
13% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Western New Mexico University students
Subject Percent of Class
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 18%
Business 16%
Health Professions 13%
Education 11%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=188304 IPEDS survey data for Western New Mexico University.