Cheapest Online Colleges in New Mexico

Online courses offer the advantage of time and location flexibility which can be extremely helpful for those working and attending college simultaneously. Online degrees are a great way for working mothers to further their education while balancing child care duties. In some cases, the cost of online courses is more affordable than attending traditional on-campus classes, especially if you factor in the cost of commuting to class if you don't live near a traditional campus.

Our list below of the lowest cost online colleges in New Mexico is not confined to online-only colleges, but includes all four year colleges in New Mexico which offer distance learning classes through the internet. Selecting a local college in New Mexico which offers both online degrees or online classes will give you the option of attending class either in a traditional classroom or online.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Read more about our rating methodology

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2014-2015 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Please click into the schools below for more detailed cost information and links to each college's website where you can get more information about the specific cost of online degrees and classes offered.

New Mexico's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tutition
College In State Tutition Rating $Value
Northern New Mexico College $3,120 n/a n/a
Navajo Technical College $3,420 n/a n/a
Eastern New Mexico University Main Campus $3,476 37 71
Western New Mexico University $3,740 n/a n/a
New Mexico Highlands University $3,952 n/a n/a
Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture $4,460 n/a n/a
New Mexico State University Main Campus $4,956 48 78
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology $5,841 78 84
University of New Mexico Main Campus $5,960 59 78
University of Phoenix Albuquerque Campus $9,840 n/a n/a
Brown Mackie College Albuquerque $12,132 n/a n/a
National American University Albuquerque $12,960 n/a n/a
National American University Rio Rancho $12,960 n/a n/a
University of the Southwest $15,456 24 41
Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque $22,488 n/a n/a
Santa Fe University of Art and Design $29,846 n/a n/a
St John's College $49,758 n/a n/a