Central New Mexico Community College: Review & Facts

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Central New Mexico Community College is a very large two-year, public school with 25,760 students enrolled. This college was established in 1964 and is one of the 17 schools and colleges located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
105
Good
Central New Mexico Community College will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Central New Mexico Community College follows a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 105 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Business, Medical Assistant, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
61%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Central New Mexico Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 61% (close to New Mexico average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
23 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Central New Mexico Community College is very low - 22%. About 14% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Central New Mexico Community College is reasonable - 23:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,800
Low
Average tuition cost is low, around $6,500 per year. The additional fees at Central New Mexico Community College not covered by tuition are nearly $300; this comes to a total of $6,800 annually.

Read the details about Central New Mexico Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Central New Mexico Community College will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Central New Mexico Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (505) 224-3000 or check Central New Mexico Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Central New Mexico Community College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Central New Mexico Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Central New Mexico Community College.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Central New Mexico Community College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Central New Mexico Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Central New Mexico Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Central New Mexico Community College, 525 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106, USA
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