Graduation Rate
34.46%
Retention Rate
64.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Western New Mexico University is 34.46% last year which is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New Mexico. 132 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 383 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 34.00%.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Western New Mexico University. 132 students have completed. In addition, 26 students still enrolled and 225 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)383206177
Completers132
(34.46%)
6765
Still Enrolled26
(6.79%)
1412
No Longer Enrolled225
(58.75%)
125100

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

The below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by completion time. The number in parenthesis denote the graduation rate for the corresponding students. The numbers and rate for the 125% and 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and graduate rate for that period. For example, 29 students have completed in 4 years and additional 20 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)29
(14.08%)
14
(13.33%)
15
(14.85%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)20
(9.71%)
9
(8.57%)
11
(10.89%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)7
(3.40%)
4
(3.81%)
3
(2.97%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total34.46% (132/383) 35.45% (67/189) 33.51% (65/194)
American Indian or Alaska Native11.11% (1/9) 0.00% (0/6) 33.33% (1/3)
Asian25.00% (1/4) 0.00% (0/2) 50.00% (1/2)
Black (Non-Hispanic)20.00% (6/30) 21.74% (5/23) 14.29% (1/7)
Hispanic35.47% (83/234) 38.32% (41/107) 33.07% (42/127)
White37.36% (34/91) 34.88% (15/43) 39.58% (19/48)
Unknown37.50% (3/8) 100.00% (2/2) 16.67% (1/6)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity