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General Engineering Schools in New Mexico

127 Engineering students earned their degrees in the state in 2019-2020.

A General Engineering major is the 24th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in New Mexico

Engineering majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 47
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 47
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 47

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, a engineering major is more popular with men than with women.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of engineering majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.9%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.9%
  • White: 34.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 21.3%
  • Other Races: 17.3%

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in New Mexico

There are 3,660 people in the state and 367,850 people in the nation working in engineering jobs.


Wages for General Engineering Jobs in New Mexico

Engineering grads earn an average of $114,790 in the state and $113,680 nationwide.


There are 2 colleges in New Mexico that offer engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
22,311 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,100 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.55 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it.

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21 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
14,227 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 74% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation.

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General Engineering Careers in NM

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Engineering Professors 12% $0
Engineers 7% $114,000
Architectural and Engineering Managers 7% $165,470

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to engineering.

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Mechanical Engineering 77
Electrical Engineering 76
Civil Engineering 48
Industrial Engineering 41
Biomedical Engineering 20
Computer Engineering 17
Chemical Engineering 16
Environmental Engineering 13

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