New Mexico contains eighteen schools that offer emergency management programs. New Mexico State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking emergency management school in NM, has a total student population of 18,526 and is the 396th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 emergency management 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 Navajo Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $2,488/yr.
Emergency Management students from New Mexico schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Mexico alone, there are 2,540 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $82,000. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $49,850/yr and there are 100 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from emergency management, 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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