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Western New Mexico University is a Public, 4 years college located in Silver City, New Mexico. Western New Mexico ranked 8th in New Mexico Colleges and 55th in Federal Region VI.
It has a total enrollment of 2,896 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Western New Mexico University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
|Address||1000 W. College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061|
|Net Price Calculator||www.wnmu.edu/univ/consumerinfo/|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (medium programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Master's degree|
Western New Mexico University has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✔|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$30|
|Graduate Application Fees||$40|
Tuition & Fees
Western New Mexico's 2022 tuition & fees is $6,558 for New Mexico residents and $13,541 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $5,163 for New Mexico residents and $10,335 for out-of-students.
|New Mexico Residents||Out-of-State|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$6,558||$13,541|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$5,163||$10,335|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 2,896 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,534 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Western New Mexico has 1,874 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,022 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||90 Programs|
|Number of online programs||40 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
2 Year Certificate
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|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|