New Mexico contains thirteen schools that offer electronics programs. New Mexico State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking electronics school in NM, has a total student population of 18,526 and is the 396th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 electronics schools in New Mexico, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque comes out as the most expensive ($22,907/yr), with Luna Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,629/yr.
Electronics students from New Mexico schools who go on to become electronic workers, electricians, electronic technologists, electronics engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 193,570 people working as electrical and electronic equipment assemblers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $30,690. Also, Electrical and electronic engineering technicians make on average $55,410 per year and there are about 154,050 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Mexico alone, there are 1,980 employed electrical and electronic engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $56,970. Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 1,890 employed.
Also, within the electronics schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from electronics, 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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