New Mexico contains four schools that offer jewelry design programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking jewelry design school in NM, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 jewelry design schools in New Mexico, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center comes out as the most expensive ($12,952/yr), with The University of Texas at El Paso as the lowest recorded at only $5,224/yr.
Jewelry Design students from New Mexico schools who go on to become jewelry designers, craft artists, jewelers, jewelry makers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620.
Also, within the jewelry design schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from jewelry design , 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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