Community Colleges
#525 in Community Colleges

Overview

Mesalands Community College is ranked 525th in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Mesalands Community College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.
  • It has relatively inexpensive tuition & fees of $3,384.
  • It has very small number of students of 1,068.
  • It offers fewer area of study (42 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Mesalands CC are $3,384 (out-of-state rate) and it is relatively inexpensive compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College $3,384

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $8,177

2-4 Years Colleges $13,123

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico $4,653

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Mesalands CC is 48% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College 48%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico 22%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Mesalands CC is 7% and it is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College 7%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico 11%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Mesalands CC is 72% and it is extremely higher (most students continue to attend) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College 72%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico 57%

Student Population

The total student population at Mesalands CC is 1,068 and its population very small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College 1,068

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 5,796

2-4 Years Colleges 3,035

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico 3,389

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Mesalands CC is $5,406 which is 159.75% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is extremely higher compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College $5,406

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $4,837

2-4 Years Colleges $4,948

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico $4,598

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Mesalands CC is 18 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College 18 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 18 to 1

2-4 Years Colleges 17 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico 19 to 1

Number of Programs

Mesalands CC offers 42 programs and it means fewer area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico.

Mesalands Community College 42

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New Mexico 63