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Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus was awarded 8 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is liberal arts / sciences and humanities.

Overall Quality

Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is ranked #1,445 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus held the #1,540 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus also holds the #6 spot on the Best Colleges in New Mexico ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus?

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 60%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

About 13% of students accepted to Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 420 and 530. Math scores were between 410 and 530.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus  ( 420 to 530 )
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SAT Math Scores for Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus  ( 410 to 530 )
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Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus received ACT scores from 91% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 16 and 22.

ACT Composite Scores for Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus  ( 16 to 22 )
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Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is about average at 17 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is 67%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  67 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 16% for first-time, full-time students at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  16 out of 100
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Good Overall Diversity at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,597 undergraduates at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus with 2,590 being full-time and 2,007 being part-time.

Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

The overall diversity score for Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is 81.95 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  81.95 out of 100
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How Much Does Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus Cost?

The overall average net price of Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is $10,325. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$8,006 $9,917 $11,593 $13,416 $13,817

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus, approximately 38% of students took out student loans averaging $4,985 a year. That adds up to $19,940 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is 10.8%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus make about $29,500 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 26% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus

Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is a public institution located in Portales, New Mexico. The location of Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus is a good match for students who are interested in living in a college town while they pursue their degree.

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Location of Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus

Contact details for Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus are given below.

Contact Details
Address: Enmu Station 2, 1500 S Ave K, Portales, NM 88130
Phone: 575-562-1011
Website: www.enmu.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Portales-NM/Eastern-New-Mexico-University/20827430409
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/enmu

Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 50 majors graduated from Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus. Of these students, 985 received undergraduate degrees and 343 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Liberal Arts General Studies 126 $37,100
Communication Sciences 66 $22,600
Business Administration & Management 64 $32,300
Criminal Justice & Corrections 45 $27,500
Mental & Social Health Services 40 $29,700
Nursing 39 $70,000
General Psychology 31 $22,000
Teacher Education Subject Specific 30 NA
General Biology 29 $25,500
Teacher Education Grade Specific 26 $32,200

Learn more about the majors offered at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 4,156 students took at least one online class at Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus. This is a decrease from the 4,224 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 4,156 2,672
2016-2017 4,224 2,754
2015-2016 4,178 2,637
2014-2015 5,438 2,587
2013-2014 3,547 2,017

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