Best Liberal Arts Colleges in New Mexico

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We have created a 2020 ranking of the best colleges in New Mexico that offer Liberal Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 17 Liberal Arts schools located within New Mexico. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Liberal Arts Colleges in New Mexico for 2020

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque, NM

Central New Mexico Community College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large city. In 2015, 1,094 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 1,014 Associate's degrees, and 80 Certificates degrees.

2 University of New Mexico-Main Campus Albuquerque, NM

University of New Mexico-Main Campus offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 204 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 204 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
3 New Mexico State University-Main Campus Las Cruces, NM

New Mexico State University-Main Campus offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 163 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 163 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 New Mexico Military Institute Roswell, NM

New Mexico Military Institute offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a very small public college in a remote town. In 2015, 112 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 112 Associate's degrees.

5 Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Portales, NM

Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 163 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 100 Associate's degrees, and 63 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
6 San Juan College Farmington, NM

San Juan College offers 3 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public college in a small city. In 2015, 285 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 150 Certificates degrees, and 135 Associate's degrees.

7 Clovis Community College Clovis, NM

Clovis Community College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a small public college in a remote town. In 2015, 78 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 78 Associate's degrees.

8 New Mexico Highlands University Las Vegas, NM

New Mexico Highlands University offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public university in a remote town. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 9 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
9 University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus Los Lunas, NM

University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 14 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 14 Associate's degrees.

10 University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus Gallup, NM

University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public college in a remote town. In 2015, 15 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 15 Associate's degrees.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Central New Mexico Community College Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque, NM
1/5
43 : 1 25,760
University of New Mexico-Main Campus University of New Mexico-Main Campus Albuquerque, NM
2/5
15 : 1 27,285
New Mexico State University-Main Campus New Mexico State University-Main Campus Las Cruces, NM
2/5
21 : 1 15,490
New Mexico Military Institute New Mexico Military Institute Roswell, NM
2/5
6 : 1 428
Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Portales, NM
2/5
31 : 1 5,725
San Juan College San Juan College Farmington, NM
1/5
29 : 1 7,254
Clovis Community College Clovis Community College Clovis, NM
1/5
35 : 1 3,133
New Mexico Highlands University New Mexico Highlands University Las Vegas, NM
2/5
20 : 1 3,499
University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus Los Lunas, NM
1/5
47 : 1 2,246
University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus Gallup, NM
2/5
29 : 1 2,454
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Roswell, NM
1/5
22 : 1 2,679
University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus Los Alamos, NM
2/5
38 : 1 946
University of New Mexico-Taos Campus University of New Mexico-Taos Campus Ranchos de Taos, NM
1/5
42 : 1 1,726
Northern New Mexico College Northern New Mexico College Espanola, NM
2/5
14 : 1 923
Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso Campus Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso Campus Ruidoso, NM
1/5
90 : 1 719
Luna Community College Luna Community College Las Vegas, NM
1/5
57 : 1 1,481
Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute Albuquerque, NM
1/5
20 : 1 402

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Additional Liberal Arts Degree Facts for New Mexico Schools

New Mexico Schools offering online Liberal Arts degrees

Online Liberal Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 163 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Liberal Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus 0 100 63 0 0
Clovis Community College 0 78 0 0 0
How many New Mexico schools offer online Liberal Arts degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 2 Associate's
  • 1 Bachelor's

What Liberal Arts degree programs were earned in New Mexico?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 14 Colleges 1,533 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 5 Colleges 452 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 3 Colleges 230 Graduates
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