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2021 Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in New Mexico

1 College
60 Bachelor's Degrees
$24,597 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Natural Resources & Conservation School for You

Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in New MexicoNatural Resources & Conservation is the #26 most popular major in New Mexico with 60 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that 0.3% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

Note that the phrase 'best value' does not mean the absolute lowest-priced. For this ranking, we are identifying those natural resources and conservation schools that provide their students with a hiqh quality education at a price that is lower than other colleges and universities of the same caliber.

Average cost figures start with estimating tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses. We then subtract the average amount of financial aid that a student receives. You can use this as a gauge to estimate how much you may need to pay out of pocket to cover costs when financial aid isn't enough. Keep in mind that the net cost for you may be higher or lower, depending on your income and other factors.

More Ways to Rank Natural Resources & Conservation Schools

The natural resources and conservation school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Value Natural Resources & Conservation Schools.

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2021 Best Value Natural Resources & Conservation School in New Mexico

The following school tops our list of the Best Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges for the Money.

Best Value Natural Resources & Conservation School

New Mexico State University - Main Campus comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the midsize suburb of Las Cruces, New Mexico State University - Main Campus is a public college with a fairly large student population. New Mexico State University - Main Campus also made our Best Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in New Mexico list, coming in at #1.

The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at New Mexico State University - Main Campus is 4.8 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $24,597. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from New Mexico State University - Main Campus is $116,836. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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Best Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges in the Southwest Region

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State Degrees Awarded
Arizona 534
Texas 1,075
Oklahoma 76

Natural Resources & Conservation Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Wildlife Management 29
Natural Resources Conservation 22
Forestry 5
Natural Resource Management 4

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 804
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 515
Computer & Information Sciences 198
Agriculture & Agriculture Operations 149
Physical Sciences 135

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Notes and References

*These values are for the top school only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Lynn Betts.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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