Navajo Technical University

Crownpoint, NM 87313
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Navajo Technical University is one of the nine public 4-year colleges in New Mexico. The campus is located in a rural area, in Crownpoint.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,772 students attend the school. Every year 13% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Navajo Technical University's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,420, and fees were $650. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,420 and $650 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleRemote Rural
Number of Students1,772
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate56%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 2 44
Associate's degree 0 0
Certificate 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 37.9%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/2005 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$71/credit
In State Students$71/credit
Out of State Students$71/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$250/credit
In State Students$250/credit
Out of State Students$250/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $3,195 $3,195 $3,195
ADN 70 $4,970 $4,970 $4,970
BSN 125 $8,875 $8,875 $8,875
FNP 50 $12,500 $12,500 $12,500
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 92% of Navajo Technical University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 90% $4,906
Other Federal Grant 1% $892
State Grant & Scholarships 11% $1,853
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 4% $881
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$5,623
$30,001 to $48,000$6,411
$48,001 to $75,000$7,857
$75,001 to $110,000$9,542
Over $110,000--

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Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

Relevant scholarships

No relevant scholarships found

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New Mexico state board of nursing.
Navajo Technical University
Lower Point Road, State Road 371
Crownpoint, NM 87313

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