New Mexico Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend four year college in New Mexico?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in New Mexico was $12,640 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $488 from the 2015-2016 average of $12,152 and represents a 4.02% annual increase. The list of New Mexico four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 17 four year colleges and universities in New Mexico, the most popular being University of New Mexico Main Campus with 16,897 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $6,109. St John's College is the most expensive four year school in New Mexico with an in-state tuition of $52,734.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. New Mexico colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in New Mexico or cheap New Mexico colleges guide.

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. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore New Mexico Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Brown Mackie College Albuquerque
Albuquerque, 267 Students
$12,132 - -
Eastern New Mexico University Main Campus
Portales, 2,803 Students
$3,842 32 69
Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture
Santa Fe, 317 Students
$4,700 - -
National American University Albuquerque
Albuequerque, 66 Students
$15,000 - -
National American University Rio Rancho
Rio Rancho, 5 Students
$15,000 - -
Navajo Technical College
Crownpoint, 868 Students
$3,420 - -
New Mexico Highlands University
Las Vegas, 1,874 Students
$4,320 - -
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Socorro, 1,475 Students
$6,440 78 82
New Mexico State University Main Campus
Las Cruces, 11,133 Students
$5,515 44 78
Northern New Mexico College
Espanola, 632 Students
$3,447 - -
Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Santa Fe, 158 Students
$29,846 - -
Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque
Albuquerque, 45 Students
$22,488 - -
St John's College
Santa Fe, 350 Students
$52,734 69 53
University of New Mexico Main Campus
Albuquerque, 16,897 Students
$6,109 54 79
University of Phoenix Albuquerque Campus
Albuquerque, 91 Students
$9,960 - -
University of the Southwest
Hobbs, 760 Students
$16,000 - -
Western New Mexico University
Silver City, 1,483 Students
$3,927 - -