New Mexico contains three schools that offer event management programs. Texas Tech University, the highest-ranking event management school in NM, has a total student population of 30,049 and is the 150th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 event management schools in New Mexico, all of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Methodist University comes out as the most expensive ($28,682/yr), with Texas Tech University as the lowest recorded at only $10,763/yr.
Event Management students from New Mexico schools who go on to become event managers, event planners, management specialists, organizational management specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,116,380 people working as management employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $102,900. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Mexico alone, there are 100 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $49,850. Management employees in this state earn $83,860/yr and there are 40,100 employed.
Also, within the event management schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from event 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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