New Mexico Highlands University

#2787 / #783
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Public university

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About New Mexico Highlands University

According to Wikipedia, New Mexico Highlands University is a public university in Las Vegas, New Mexico. History The university was first established as New Mexico Normal School in 1893, with the prominent archaeologist Edgar Lee Hewett serving as its first president. The institution became New Mexico Normal University in 1902, and then New Mexico Highlands University in 1941, as it expanded its role beyond teacher education. Today, NMHU offers graduate and undergraduate programs in arts and sciences, business, education, and social work.

New Mexico Highlands University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Graduation Rate

How Much Does New Mexico Highlands University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$4,608 $1,950

How Much Do New Mexico Highlands University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from New Mexico Highlands University, then you can expect to earn an average of $37,800 per year. You also have a 83% chance of being employed after 10 years.

New Mexico Highlands University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,250 1,401 849

Where is New Mexico Highlands University?

New Mexico Highlands University is located at 803 University Ave, Las Vegas NM 87701

How Safe is New Mexico Highlands University?

Las Vegas has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is New Mexico Highlands University Known For?

New Mexico Highlands University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

New Mexico Highlands University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are New Mexico Highlands University's Most Influential Alumni?

New Mexico Highlands University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Biology, and Criminal Justice. Here are some of New Mexico Highlands University's most famous alumni:

Ann Nolan Clark
An American writer .
Gerald Hausman
An American writer.
Eddie Guerrero
Eddie Guerrero
An American professional wrestler .
Leroy Lamis
Leroy Lamis
An American Sculptor.
John A. Gordon
A United States general.
Lionel Taylor
An American football player and coach.
Chris Newsome
A Basketball player.
Mari-Luci Jaramillo
An American educator and diplomat.
Manuel T. Pacheco
An American academic.
Charles D. Wrege
An American historian .
Rebecca Vigil-Giron
An American politician.
Len Garrett
An American football player.

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