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47 students earned CompSci degrees in New Mexico in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Computer Science is the 4th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Computer Science Majors in New Mexico

CompSci majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 25
Master’s Degree 12
Associate’s Degree 10

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, a compsci major is more popular with men than with women.

Computer Science Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of compsci majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 25.5%
  • White: 48.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 12.8%
  • Other Races: 10.6%
Computer Science Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Computer Science Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 9,440 people employed in jobs related to a compsci degree, compared to 2,790,990 nationwide.

Computer Science Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Computer Science Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, compsci grads earn an average of $79,540. Nationwide, they make an average of $96,200.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in New Mexico that offer compsci degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,835 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. A typical student attending New Mexico Tech will pay a net price of $14,236. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,096 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,620. 34% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,849 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 83% of students get financical aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
22,729 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 70% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $28,100 after graduation.

Computer Science Careers in NM

Some of the careers compsci majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 37% $103,140
Computer and Information Research Scientists 24% $132,350
Software Applications Developers 22% $0
Computer Network Support Specialists 11% $57,500
Systems Software Developers 10% $93,300
Computer and Information Systems Managers 10% $100,930
Web Developers 8% $58,960
Computer Science Professors 8% $78,070
Computer Workers 6% $76,890
Computer Programmers -8% $71,040

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to compsci.

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Computer Information Systems 403
Information Technology 146
Data Processing 102
Computer Programming 25
Information Science 6
Computer Software Applications 5
Computer Systems Networking 1

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