Teaching Schools In New Mexico

In New Mexico, there are 27 accredited schools where teaching classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching training in New Mexico, which includes teaching training at the following levels:

  • Teaching Certificate
  • Associates degree in Teaching
  • Bachelors degree in Teaching
  • Masters degree in Teaching
  • PhD degree in Teaching


Schools

  1. Central New Mexico Community College

    525 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

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  2. Navajo Technical College

    Lower Point Road, State Road 371, Crownpoint, New Mexico 87313-0849

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  3. New Mexico State University-Dona Ana

    3400 S Espina, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001

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  4. Clovis Community College

    417 Schepps Blvd, Clovis, New Mexico 88101-8381

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  5. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus

    1500 S Ave K, Portales, New Mexico 88130

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  6. Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus

    52 University Blvd, Roswell, New Mexico 88202-6000

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  7. New Mexico Highlands University

    University Ave, Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701

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  8. New Mexico Junior College

    5317 Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, New Mexico 88240

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  9. University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus

    200 College Rd, Gallup, New Mexico 87301-5697

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  10. New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

    801 Leroy Place, Socorro, New Mexico 87801

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  11. University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus

    4000 University Dr, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544-2233

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  12. University of New Mexico-Main Campus

    1700 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

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  13. New Mexico State University-Alamogordo

    2400 North Scenic Drive, Alamogordo, New Mexico 88310

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  14. New Mexico State University-Carlsbad

    1500 University Dr, Carlsbad, New Mexico 88220

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  15. New Mexico State University-Grants

    1500 N. Third Street, Grants, New Mexico 87020

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  16. New Mexico State University-Main Campus

    2850 Weddell Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001

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  17. University of New Mexico-Valencia County Branch

    280 La Entrada, Los Lunas, New Mexico 87031-7633

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  18. Northern New Mexico College

    921 Paseo de Onate, Espanola, New Mexico 87532

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  19. San Juan College

    4601 College Blvd, Farmington, New Mexico 87402-4699

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  20. Santa Fe Community College

    6401 Richards Ave, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87508-4887

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  21. Santa Fe University of Art and Design

    1600 St. Michael's Drive, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505-7634

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  22. University of the Southwest

    6610 Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, New Mexico 88240

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  23. Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute

    9169 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87120-3101

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  24. University of New Mexico-Taos Branch

    1157 County Road 110, Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico 87557

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  25. Western New Mexico University

    1000 W. College Ave, Silver City, New Mexico 88061

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  26. Luna Community College

    Hot Springs Blvd, Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701

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  27. University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus

    5700 Pasadena NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87113-1570

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New Mexico Vs. National Teaching Employment

New Mexico 27,140
National 4,078,490

Of all of the teaching professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in New Mexico state.

Employment Growth for Teaching professionals In New Mexico

28,410 28,260 29,230 28,030 25,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Mexico, teaching is a shrinking field. There were 3,020 less teaching professionals working in New Mexico in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of teaching professionals has shrunk by 11%. This decline is faster than the national trend for teaching professionals which shows a 6% decrease in the number of teaching professionals working around the nation.

Teaching VS. All Professions salaries in New Mexico

$50,662 $54,146 $56,656 $57,482 $60,626
$40,511 $43,009 $44,801 $46,220 $46,794
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by teaching professionals is increasing in New Mexico. Teaching professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $50,662 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $60,626 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in New Mexico

10th percentile
$37,668
25th percentile
$46,237
50th percentile
$57,996
75th percentile
$72,743
90th percentile
$79,573

This represents a growth in salaries of 16%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In New Mexico state, within the field of teaching, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid teaching professionals earn 111% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in New Mexico

Early Childhood Education
$44,317
Educational Leadership
$83,423
Elementary Education
$59,755
Special Education
$55,077
Teaching
$60,047

In New Mexico, teaching professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Mexico

associate
35
bachelor
41
master
16
doctor
2
Certificate
21
Total115

As the number of teaching professionals is decreasing in New Mexico state, the number of students graduating from the 27 accredited teaching schools in New Mexico state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,553 teaching graduates from teaching courses in New Mexico and in 2010 there were 1,415 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of teaching school degree or certificate graduates in New Mexico by 9%. Most of these graduates, or 36%, earned a bachelor's degree in teaching.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in New Mexico

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