Video Game Design Schools In New Mexico

There are 8 accredited video game design schools in New Mexico for faculty who teach video game design classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in video game design in the state of New Mexico, which encompasses video game design training at the following levels:

  • Video Game Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Video Game Design
  • Bachelors degree in Video Game Design


Schools

  1. New Mexico State University-Dona Ana

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

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  2. New Mexico Junior College

    5317 Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, New Mexico 88240

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  3. New Mexico State University-Alamogordo

    2400 North Scenic Drive, Alamogordo, New Mexico 88310

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  4. New Mexico State University-Carlsbad

    1500 University Dr, Carlsbad, New Mexico 88220

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  5. New Mexico State University-Grants

    1500 N. Third Street, Grants, New Mexico 87020

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  6. New Mexico State University-Main Campus

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

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  7. Luna Community College

    Hot Springs Blvd, Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701

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  8. The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque

    5000 Marble NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110

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Statistics

Professional Trends

New Mexico Vs. National Video Game Design Employment

New Mexico 3,010
National 1,051,700

Approximately 0% of the country's video game design professionals work in New Mexico state.

Employment Growth for Video game design professionals In New Mexico

770 870 840 890 3,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of video game design professionals is growing in New Mexico. 2,240 more video game design professionals were working in New Mexico in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of video game design professionals has grown by 291%. This growth is slower than the change in the number of video game design professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of video game design professionals has grown by 384% from 2006 to 2010.

Video Game Design VS. All Professions salaries in New Mexico

$34,360 $42,780 $44,030 $46,980 $69,660
$40,511 $43,009 $44,801 $46,220 $46,794
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by video game design professionals is increasing in New Mexico. Video game design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $34,360 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $69,660 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in New Mexico

10th percentile
$36,020
25th percentile
$49,310
50th percentile
$66,160
75th percentile
$84,897
90th percentile
$105,923

Thus, there was a 51% growth in video game design professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of video game design, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid video game design professionals earning 194% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in New Mexico state.

Average Salaries for Video game design professionals and related professions in New Mexico

Computer Programming
$79,510
Computer Science
$65,950
Game Design
$69,660
Video Game Design
$69,660

In New Mexico, video game design professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Video Game Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Mexico

associate
3
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total9

The number of students graduating from the 8 accredited video game design schools in New Mexico is increasing. In 2006 there were 3 video game design graduates from video game design courses in New Mexico and in 2010 there were 16 graduates.

This represents a 433% increase in the number of video game design degree or certificate school graduates in New Mexico state. A majority of these graduates, or 44%, graduated with a undergraduate certificate in video game design.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in New Mexico

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