University of New Mexico Los Alamos: Review & Facts

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University of New Mexico Los Alamos is a very small two-year, public school with 950 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1988 and is the only institution located in Los Alamos, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Fair
At University of New Mexico Los Alamos you can get your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

University of New Mexico Los Alamos follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Engineering, Management, Business, and Natural Resources and Environment. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
56%
Bad
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

University of New Mexico Los Alamos student retention rate is low at 56% (below New Mexico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of New Mexico Los Alamos is very low - 17%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of New Mexico Los Alamos is pretty decent, 15:1. Read more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,200
Low
Average tuition costs are low - $5,000 per year. The additional fees at University of New Mexico Los Alamos not covered by tuition are around $200; which comes to a total of $5,200 per year.

Read the details about University of New Mexico Los Alamos 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
The college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at University of New Mexico Los Alamos is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at University of New Mexico Los Alamos and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (505) 662-5919 or check University of New Mexico Los Alamos Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,700
Low
University of New Mexico Los Alamos provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of New Mexico Los Alamos, 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.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
University of New Mexico Los Alamos offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 100 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, approximately $2,700 a year.

Based on the college crime data, University of New Mexico Los Alamos appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of New Mexico Los Alamos Location and Maps



Post Address: University of New Mexico Los Alamos, 4000 University Dr, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544, USA
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