Graduate Student Population in New Mexico

For academic year 2021-2022, total 14,524 graduate students enrolled in 13 graduate schools in New Mexico. By gender, there are 5,502 male students (37.88%) and 9,022 female students (62.12%) enrolled in graduate programs.
University of New Mexico-Main Campus has the most graduate students of 6,346 and New Mexico State University-Main Campus has the second most graduate students of 2,673 in New Mexico. You can view and compare the graduate student population along with tuition and other admission information at New Mexico colleges at New Mexico Graduate School Comparison page.
By attending status, 7,133 students enrolled as full-time and 7,391 students enrolled as part-time for graduate programs. Next table shows the 2022 graduate students population by gender and attending status at New Mexico graduate schools.
University of New Mexico-Main Campus has the most graduate students of 6,346
Graduate Student Population By Gender and Attending Status at New Mexico graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total14,5245,5029,022
Full-time7,1332,7464,387
Part-time7,3912,7564,635

Population by Race/Ethnicity

For academic year 2021-2022, of the 13 enrolled students in New Mexico graduate schools, 582 were American Indian/Native American (4.01%), 639 were Asian (4.40%), 518 were Black/African American (3.57%), 4,640 were Hispanic (31.95%), 28 were Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (0.19%), 6,050 were White (41.66%), 428 were Two More (2.95%), and 405 were Un-Known (2.79%). The number of non-resident alien students is 1,234 (8.50%). Next table shows the 2022 graduate school students population by race/ethnicity and state at New Mexico graduate schools.
Graduate Student Population By Race/Ethnicity at New Mexico graduate schools (2021-2022)
TotalMenWomen
Total14,5245,5029,022
American Indian/Native American582156426
Asian639238401
Black/African American518214304
Hispanic4,6401,5863,054
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander281216
White6,0502,2663,784
Two More428146282
Un-Known405164241
Non-resident Alien1,234720514
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