You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
University of New Mexico-Main Campus offers 12 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 945 Business students graduated with students earning 663 Bachelor's degrees, 267 Master's degrees, 10 Doctoral degrees, and 5 Certificates.
New Mexico State University-Main Campus offers 19 Business degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 479 Business students graduated with students earning 347 Bachelor's degrees, 92 Master's degrees, 15 Certificates, 15 Doctoral degrees, and 10 Associate's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of New Mexico-Main Campus Albuquerque, NM||24 : 1||22,729|
|Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque, NM||72 : 1||23,096|
|University of Phoenix-New Mexico Albuquerque, NM||32|
|New Mexico State University-Main Campus Las Cruces, NM||23 : 1||14,296|
|Western New Mexico University Silver City, NM||35 : 1||3,193|
|New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Las Cruces, NM||64 : 1||8,054|
|Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Portales, NM||35 : 1||5,685|
|Santa Fe Community College Santa Fe, NM||56 : 1||4,110|
|San Juan College Farmington, NM||45 : 1||6,741|
|New Mexico Highlands University Las Vegas, NM||21 : 1||2,787|
|University of the Southwest Hobbs, NM||32 : 1||875|
|Clovis Community College Clovis, NM||52 : 1||2,902|
|National American University-Albuquerque West Albuquerque, NM|
|Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Roswell, NM||50 : 1||2,256|
|Northern New Mexico College Espanola, NM||24 : 1||1,119|
|Luna Community College Las Vegas, NM||42 : 1||1,043|
|New Mexico Junior College Hobbs, NM||33 : 1||2,327|
|Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute Albuquerque, NM||22 : 1||443|
|University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus Gallup, NM||42 : 1||2,487|
|University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus Los Lunas, NM||65 : 1||2,196|