Private Colleges in New Mexico

The 2023 Directory of New Mexico Private Colleges and Costs

New Mexico Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend private college in New Mexico?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in New Mexico was $25,500 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of $0 from the 2019-2020 average of $25,500 and represents a 0% annual increase. The list of New Mexico private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 9 private colleges and universities in New Mexico, the most popular being Computer Career Center with 2,945 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $15,725. St John's College is the most expensive private school in New Mexico with an in-state tuition of $35,000.

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.

<Academic 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 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore New Mexico Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Brown Mackie College Albuquerque

Albuquerque, New Mexico

$12,132 NA NA
Computer Career Center

Las Cruces, New Mexico

$15,725 NA NA
National American University Albuquerque

Albuequerque, New Mexico

$15,000 NA NA
National American University Rio Rancho

Rio Rancho, New Mexico

$15,000 NA NA
Santa Fe University of Art and Design

Santa Fe, New Mexico

$29,846 NA NA
Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque

Albuquerque, New Mexico

$22,944 NA NA
St John's College

Santa Fe, New Mexico

$35,000 61 62
University of Phoenix Albuquerque Campus

Albuquerque, New Mexico

$9,960 NA NA
University of the Southwest

Hobbs, New Mexico

$16,000 NA NA