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Theology Schools In New Mexico

There are 3 accredited theology schools in New Mexico for faculty who teach theology classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in theology in the state of New Mexico, which encompasses theology training at the theology bachelors degree level.


  1. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus

    1500 S Ave K, Portales, New Mexico 88130

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of New Mexico-Main Campus

    1700 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of the Southwest

    6610 Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, New Mexico 88240

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

New Mexico Vs. National Theology Employment

New Mexico 180
National 64,070

Of all of the theology professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in New Mexico state.

Employment Growth for Theology professionals In New Mexico

160 160 140 150 180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Theology is a growing field in New Mexico. 20 more theology professionals were working in New Mexico in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of theology has grown by 13% in New Mexico. This is slower than the trend for theology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of theology professionals has grown by 15% between 2006 and 2010.

Theology VS. All Professions salaries in New Mexico

$48,040 $50,435 $50,610 $48,695 $46,115
$40,511 $43,009 $44,801 $46,220 $46,794
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Theology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by theology professionals is decreasing in New Mexico. Theology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $48,040 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $46,115 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Theology professionals in New Mexico

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This represents a decline in salaries of 4%. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. Within the field of theology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid theology professionals earning 149% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in New Mexico state.

Average Salaries for Theology professionals and related professions in New Mexico

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In New Mexico, theology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited theology schools in New Mexico is decreasing. In New Mexico, there were 14 graduates in 2006. And there were 12 graduates from theology courses in 2010.

This represents a 14% decrease in the number of theology degree or certificate school graduates in New Mexico state. A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in theology.

Theology Faculty Salaries in New Mexico

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