New Mexico contains four schools that offer curriculum programs. New Mexico State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking curriculum school in NM, has a total student population of 18,526 and is the 396th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 curriculum schools in New Mexico, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-New Mexico Campus comes out as the most expensive ($22,023/yr), with New Mexico Highlands University as the lowest recorded at only $8,738/yr.
Curriculum students from New Mexico schools who go on to become curriculum and instruction directors, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 599,500 people working as teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $41,110. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Mexico alone, there are 310 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $66,370. Teachers and instructors in this state earn $38,430/yr and there are 1,000 employed.
Also, within the curriculum schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from curriculum, there are 1598 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,262 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,963, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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