New Mexico contains four schools that offer instructional technology programs. New Mexico State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking instructional technology school in NM, has a total student population of 18,526 and is the 396th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 instructional technology 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.
Instructional Technology students from New Mexico schools who go on to become instructional technologists, electronics technology instructors, computer information systems instructors, Information technologys, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 124,480 people working as instructional coordinators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $61,270. Also, Education, training, and library employees make on average $49,530 per year and there are about 8,488,740 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Mexico alone, there are 56,710 employed education, training, and library employees earning an average yearly salary of $44,390. Instructional coordinators in this state earn $52,450/yr and there are 620 employed.
Also, within the instructional technology schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from instructional technology, 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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