New Mexico Junior College
New Mexico Junior College (NJMC) is located in Hobbs, New Mexico. NMJC was established in 1965 and it enrolls over 3000 students each semester on average. This school is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers students the opportunity to pursue various associate’s degrees and certificates. The school has gained a great reputation by continuing to offer the best education, training, and activities to meet the diverse needs of the community. This is a safe campus that has a commitment to excellence.
The NJMC nursing program offers students the chance to pursue associate's of applied science in nursing degrees. The NMJC nursing program opened back in 1969 and has been teaching nursing students in the community for several decades now. This comprehensive program is designed to align with the principles of the New Mexico Nursing Education Consortium and nursing students will learn how to provide quality evidence-based care to patients. The NJMC nursing program has the full approval of the New Mexico State Board of Nursing and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
|Campus LocaleRemote Town|
|Number of Students2,310|
|Student to Faculty Ratio17:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0||0|
Nursing schools located within 198 miles radius of New Mexico Junior College
New Mexico State University - Carlsbad
67 miles away
South Plains College
74 miles away
77 miles away
Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell Campus
87 miles away
107 miles away
Clovis Community College
114 miles away
Western Texas College
132 miles away
New Mexico State University-Alamogordo
159 miles away
184 miles away
El Paso Community College
198 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1970 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
12/01/1975 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$37/credit|
|In State Students||$56/credit|
|Out of State Students||$64/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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|
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.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 76% of New Mexico Junior College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||2%||$500|
|State Grant & Scholarships||24%||$731|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||27%||$1,578|
|Federal Student Loans||8%||$2,766|
$6,626Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$5,702|
|$30,001 to $48,000$8,373|
|$48,001 to $75,000--|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New Mexico state board of nursing.