University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus

Los Lunas, NM 87031
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University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus is one of the nineteen public 2-year colleges in New Mexico. The campus is located in a rural area, in Los Lunas.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,097 students attend the school. Every year 12% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $1,668, and fees were $90. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,040 and $90 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students2,097
Student to Faculty Ratio26:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 3 11
Certificate 5 46
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 0

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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).

Application fee
Undergrads $15
Graduates --

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$78/credit
In State Students$78/credit
Out of State Students$210/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

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 $3,510 $3,510 $9,450
ADN 70 $5,460 $5,460 $14,700
BSN 125 $9,750 $9,750 $26,250
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, 91% of University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 65% $4,912
Other Federal Grant -- $750
State Grant & Scholarships 64% $1,407
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 18% $643
Federal Student Loans 8% $5,240
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$6,163
$30,001 to $48,000$7,291
$48,001 to $75,000$8,456
$75,001 to $110,000$10,298
Over $110,000--

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

Relevant scholarships

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New Mexico state board of nursing.
University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus
280 La Entrada
Los Lunas, NM 87031

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