University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus in Los Alamos

Los Alamos, NM

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Overview

University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus offers 45-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1. 1 high safety campus. 44.6% are women, and 55.4% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is 6655$, that is at the level of national average. Total price of living is between $6635 and $15215 per year. 8% of full-time University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $34,900, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$6,655
BELOW AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$5,511
$30,001 - $48,000$7,624
$48,001 - $75,000$8,344
$75,001 - $110,000$10,281
$110,001+--

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 2700

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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8%

Types of financial aids

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193 of University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 23 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus number 41 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in New Mexico.

Students at University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Salary After Attending

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$34,900

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Recognized student veteran organization

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate

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8%
BELOW AVERAGE

University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus graduation rate is below the national average.

8% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is 15:1, that means that for every 15 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

15:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

8

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus the biggest percent of students are enrolled exclusively in distance education courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in New Mexico.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on University of New Mexico - Los Alamos

The campus located by 4000 University Dr address in Los Alamos, New Mexico.

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University of New Mexico - Los Alamos in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus with 0.12% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on University of New Mexico - Los Alamos is burglary.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus offers 45 programs in total: 39 are for Associate's degree and 6 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 51 universities in New Mexico state. University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is one of the few institutions in New Mexico that offers an Associate's degree program.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the New Mexico state average data to help you compare.

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University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 424 students with 12708 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Student Reviews and Ratings for University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus

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Overall Rating:

A great starting university. The professors are great, but the rest of the staff I found not too helpful. The class sizes provide a much more intimate learning experience, and the education was better than the education I received from main campus.

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Nice campus located right next to the labs.

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Location & Website

Address: 4000 University Dr

Place:

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +5056625919

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: losalamos.unm.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

Admissions office: Go to the page

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