University of New Mexico Taos: Review & Facts

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University of New Mexico Taos is a small two-year, public school with 1,730 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1923 and is the only college located in Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at University of New Mexico Taos.

University of New Mexico Taos deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical, Management, Construction, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
65%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of New Mexico Taos is relatively low at 65% (close to New Mexico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of New Mexico Taos is very low: 18%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of New Mexico Taos is reasonably decent: 19:1. Learn more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,900
Low
Average tuition price is very low - $4,800 per year. The additional fees at University of New Mexico Taos not covered by tuition are roughly $100, which totals $4,900 per year.

Read the details about University of New Mexico Taos 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 school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

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

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of New Mexico Taos and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (575) 737-6200 or check University of New Mexico Taos Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
University of New Mexico Taos offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of New Mexico Taos, 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
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at University of New Mexico Taos.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of New Mexico Taos seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of New Mexico Taos Location and Maps



Post Address: University of New Mexico Taos, 1157 County Road 110, Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico 87557, USA
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