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General Engineering Schools in New Mexico

56 students earned Engineering degrees in New Mexico in the 2020-2021 year.

In this state, General Engineering is the 21st most popular major out of a total 132 majors commonly available.

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) 56
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 56
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 56

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: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.3%
  • White: 23.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 53.6%
  • Other Races: 3.6%

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
47% Graduation Rate
14,227 Total Students

77% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $10,428. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,424. In their early career, UNM grads earn an average salary of $32,716.

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 56
Electrical Engineering 53
Industrial Engineering 42
Civil Engineering 33
Computer Engineering 27
Biomedical Engineering 18
Chemical Engineering 14
Materials Engineering 14

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