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Business & Commerce Schools in New Mexico

454 General Business students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Business & Commerce is the 2nd most popular major in the state out of a total 19 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in New Mexico

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 233
Associate’s Degree 112
Bachelor’s Degree 104
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 5
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 5

Gender Distribution

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

Business & Commerce Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.0%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 51.8%
  • White: 30.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.5%
  • Other Races: 9.9%
Business & Commerce Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 26,420 people employed in jobs related to a general business degree, compared to 5,325,510 nationwide.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in New Mexico

A typical salary for a general business grad in the state is $92,540, compared to a typical salary of $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in New Mexico that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

213 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,096 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 34%.

104 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,296 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,867. Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,054 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 28%. 96% of students get financical aid. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,327 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 51% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,079. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,537 Total Students

In their early career, NMSU Alamogordo grads earn an average salary of $24,800. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,752. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
3,193 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,900 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 43%. 96% of students get financical aid.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,921 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $6,593. 49% of the teachers are full time.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
443 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. A typical student attending SIPI will pay a net price of $4,219. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
813 Total Students

A typical student attending NMSU Grants will pay a net price of $5,146. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,800 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 26%.

Business & Commerce Careers in NM

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Social and Community Service Managers 14% $64,230
Management Analysts 11% $74,570
Administrative Services Managers 10% $88,960
General and Operations Managers 8% $85,950
Sales Managers 6% $83,220
Cost Estimators 6% $58,240
Managers 5% $94,930
Construction Managers 5% $83,200
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2% $85,420
Industrial Production Managers 0% $99,600

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Business Administration & Management 1,970
Accounting 434
Business Support & Assistance 148
Marketing 108
Hospitality Management 58
Finance & Financial Management 55
Human Resource Management 15
General Sales & Marketing 14

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