BSN in New Mexico

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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in New Mexico


Each year, roughly 2.3% of New Mexico students graduate with degrees in nursing. In other words, every year an estimated 1,125 nurses graduate from New Mexico's 24 BSN schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Mexico with a BSN program is New Mexico State University-Main Campus, which is located in Las Cruces. In 2010, it was ranked 39th nationwide. In 2010, 180 students graduated from New Mexico State University-Main Campus' BSN program. New Mexico State University-Main Campus charged in-state students $5,400 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in New Mexico with a BSN program is University of New Mexico-Main Campus, which is located in Albuquerque. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. In 2010, 233 students graduated from University of New Mexico-Main Campus BSN program. Tuition at University of New Mexico-Main Campus was $5,506 per year.

Navajo Technical College, which was ranked 68th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in New Mexico that has a BSN program. It is located in Crownpoint. In 2010, 3 students graduated from Navajo Technical College BSN program. Tuition at Navajo Technical College was $1,620 per year.

Cost

Tuition at New Mexico's BSN schools ranges from $19,344 per year to $814 per year. But, the average tuition is $4,209 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at New Mexico BSN schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $19,344 per year
  2. National American University-Albuquerque - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $12,403 per year
  3. National American University-Rio Rancho - located in Rio Rancho, students are charged $12,403 per year

The lowest tuition rates at New Mexico BSN schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Luna Community College - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $814 per year
  2. Clovis Community College - located in Clovis, students are charged $944 per year
  3. San Juan College - located in Farmington, students are charged $1,032 per year

A BSN degree from a New Mexico school... what next?

The largest populations of New Mexico nurse are working in the following counties:

  1. Bernalillo County - 7,450 nurses
  2. Dona Ana County - 1,630 nurses
  3. Chaves County - 1,500 nurses

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 16,300 nurses will be working in New Mexico state. This would require the number of nurses to grow by 23%.

Salary

On average, nurses earn a salary of $66,090 per year in New Mexico state. In 2010, however, some New Mexico nurse earned as little as less than $38,960 per year or as much as more than $99,430 per year. On average nurse earn the most in the following New Mexico counties:

  1. Bernalillo County - $69,670 per year
  2. Catron County - $65,520 per year
  3. San Juan County - $65,150 per year

On average, nurses earn the least in the following New Mexico counties:

  1. Chaves County - $58,140 per year
  2. Dona Ana County - $59,750 per year
  3. Cibola County - $64,010 per year

The nurses with highest average salaries in New Mexico were:

  1. Registered Nurse - $66,090 per year

On average, the lowest paid nurses in New Mexico were:

  1. Registered Nurse - $66,090 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional New Mexico statistics regarding a career in nursing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as LPN or RN.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Nursing in New Mexico
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing in New Mexico
  • Master's Degree in Nursing in New Mexico

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,162 miles from location Carrington College-Albuquerque Albuquerque NM n/a n/a n/a
7,202 miles from location Anamarc College Santa Teresa NM n/a n/a n/a
7,162 miles from location Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque NM 11.3262 n/a 27,999
7,163 miles from location University of New Mexico-Main Campus Albuquerque NM 31.7802 54% 27,241
7,200 miles from location New Mexico State University-Main Campus Las Cruces NM 60.5764 45% 18,526
7,201 miles from location New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Las Cruces NM 9.17134 n/a 9,021
7,225 miles from location San Juan College Farmington NM 10.8764 n/a 8,990
6,986 miles from location Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Portales NM 22.1305 52% 4,679
7,121 miles from location Santa Fe Community College Santa Fe NM 9.04201 n/a 4,630
7,158 miles from location University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus Albuquerque NM 15.0679 n/a 4,537
7,062 miles from location Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Roswell NM 13.2979 n/a 4,347
6,974 miles from location Clovis Community College Clovis NM 5.1584 n/a 4,282
7,077 miles from location New Mexico Highlands University Las Vegas NM 13.6265 n/a 3,739
7,146 miles from location New Mexico State University-Alamogordo Alamogordo NM 8.00277 n/a 3,641
7,283 miles from location Western New Mexico University Silver City NM 13.5482 n/a 3,370
7,273 miles from location University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus Gallup NM 7.222 n/a 2,839
6,990 miles from location New Mexico Junior College Hobbs NM 15.5192 n/a 2,313
7,121 miles from location Northern New Mexico College Espanola NM 14.3259 n/a 2,066
7,078 miles from location Luna Community College Las Vegas NM 9.23049 n/a 1,791
7,159 miles from location Pima Medical Institute Albuquerque NM 25.16 n/a 1,003
7,239 miles from location Navajo Technical College Crownpoint NM 31.2529 n/a 751
7,159 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque Albuquerque NM 21.2857 100% 722
7,158 miles from location National American University-Albuquerque Albuquerque NM 4.18669 n/a 432
7,162 miles from location National American University-Rio Rancho Rio Rancho NM 10.6625 n/a 226
 

Curious what studying BSN gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in New Mexico

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Registered Nurses + 13,780 $66,090 23.4%
 

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