Drafting in New Mexico

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Schools Offering Drafting Programs in New Mexico

Each year, approximately 0.3% of New Mexico graduates receive degrees in drafting. In other words, every year an estimated 128 drafters graduate from New Mexico's 14 drafting schools.

Top Schools

Navajo Technical College, which is located in Crownpoint, is the top-ranked school in New Mexico that has a drafting program. It received a ranking of 69th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Navajo Technical College graduated 2 students from its drafting program. Students at Navajo Technical College paid $1,620 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in New Mexico with a drafting program is ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque, which is located in Albuquerque. In 2010, it was ranked 79th nationwide. In 2010, 27 students graduated from ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque drafting program. Tuition at ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque was $19,344 per year.

New Mexico Junior College, which was ranked 79th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in New Mexico that has a drafting program. It is located in Hobbs. The tuition rate at New Mexico Junior College was $1,076 per year.


Tuition at New Mexico's drafting schools ranges from $19,344 per year to $675 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,661 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at New Mexico drafting schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Albuquerque - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $19,344 per year
  2. Northern New Mexico College - located in Espanola, students are charged $2,594 per year
  3. Central New Mexico Community College - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $1,812 per year

The following New Mexico drafting schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $675 per year
  2. Luna Community College - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $814 per year
  3. San Juan College - located in Farmington, students are charged $1,032 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional New Mexico statistics regarding a career in drafting. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as design or drafting.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Drafting in New Mexico
  • Certificate in Drafting in New Mexico

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,162 miles from location Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque NM 11.3262 n/a 27,999
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
7,121 miles from location Santa Fe Community College Santa Fe NM 9.04201 n/a 4,630
7,062 miles from location Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Roswell NM 13.2979 n/a 4,347
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
7,170 miles from location University of New Mexico-Valencia County Branch Los Lunas NM 7.3321 n/a 2,170
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
7,228 miles from location New Mexico State University-Grants Grants NM 9.85236 n/a 1,478
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
7,163 miles from location Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute Albuquerque NM 8.7529 n/a 635

Curious what studying Drafting 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)
Architectural and Civil Drafters + 720 $44,060 -18.2%
Mechanical Drafters + 250 $53,030 -57.6%
Electrical and Electronics Drafters + 130 $50,640 -23.5%

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