Western New Mexico University

Silver City, NM
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Western New Mexico University Review

Silver City, NM, 1000 W. College Ave
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Career Preparation B
Students and Culture C
Facilities C
Activities and Groups B
C+
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Western New Mexico University is a small, public, four-year university enrolling 3,354 students and offering 94 degrees in Silver City, NM.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Western New Mexico University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
141 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
0
0
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
10
Education
0
Educational Leadership and Administration
14
1
Elementary Education and Teaching
7
11
10
English Language and Literature
1
1
General Studies
25
1
0
Health and Physical Education/fitness
9
Kindergarten/preschool Education and Teaching
9
6
0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
3
Reading Teacher Education
2
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
1
Secondary Education and Teaching
8
5
5
Special Education and Teaching
2
3
7
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
0
Technical Teacher Education
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Healthcare
134 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
0
Clinical/medical Social Work
13
30
Nursing Practice
0
Occupational Therapy/therapist
13
17
Registered Nurse
31
21
Rehabilitation Science
6
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
122 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/chicano Studies
0
History
2
1
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
18
75
Political Science
0
Psychology
18
2
Public Administration
0
Social Sciences
1
Social Work
0
Sociology
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
70 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
3
Banking and Financial Support Services
1
1
Business Administration and Management
22
15
14
Commerce
12
E-Commerce/electronic Commerce
0
Marketing/marketing Management
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Trades and Careers
66 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cosmetology
16
0
Welding
18
32
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
49 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Police Science
10
Criminal Justice
6
32
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Mathematics and Science
24 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
1
Botany
3
Cellular and Molecular Biology
3
Chemistry
7
Geology/earth Science
0
Mathematics
5
Physical Sciences
0
Zoology
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Art and Design
13 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commercial and Advertising Art
2
Fine Arts
6
Visual and Performing Arts
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Engineering
9 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician
2
5
Energy Management and Systems Technology/technician
1
0
Environmental Studies
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Agriculture
8 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Computer Technology
4 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
1
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
0
0
Drafting and Design Technology/technician
1
1
Management Information Systems
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Communication and Media
0 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
0
0
Recording Arts Technology/technician
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Western New Mexico University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management
Clinical/medical Social Work
Criminal Justice
Educational Leadership and Administration
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature
General Studies
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
Nursing Practice
Occupational Therapy/therapist
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Allied Health)
Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
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