University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus

Gallup, NM 87301
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University of New Mexico - Gallup Campus (UNM-G) is located in Gallup, New Mexico. UNM-G was chartered as a community college more than four decades ago now. This school has always aimed to satisfy the diverse educational needs of the community with associate’s degree options, technical certificates, and many transfer options that it can offer students who are seeking four-year degrees. The school is even well known as a provider of adult education services and workforce development training courses. UNM-G also has online learning options for those who wish to take advantage.

The UNM-G nursing program has proven to be a very good option for all prospective nursing students in the community. This nursing program began in March of 2002 with the full approval of the New Mexico Board of Nursing. UNM-G has the ability to offer students certified nursing assistant courses, an associate’s degree in nursing program, and a bachelor’s degree in nursing program through a partnership with the University of New Mexico. Students will be able to enjoy the smaller class sizes at this school in order to receive a more intimate and individualized education. The associate’s degree program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students2,194
Student to Faculty Ratio26:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate53%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 5 24
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 85.3%

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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$70/credit
In State Students$70/credit
Out of State Students$196/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 $3,150 $3,150 $8,820
ADN 70 $4,900 $4,900 $13,720
BSN 125 $8,750 $8,750 $24,500
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, 95% of University of New Mexico-Gallup 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 85% $5,092
Other Federal Grant 2% $900
State Grant & Scholarships 52% $2,480
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 4% $1,899
Federal Student Loans 15% $3,881
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$5,968
$30,001 to $48,000$6,715
$48,001 to $75,000$8,801
$75,001 to $110,000$10,411
Over $110,000--

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Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
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-Gallup Campus
705 Gurley Ave.
Gallup, NM 87301

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