Central New Mexico Community College Rankings by Salary Score

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Salary and Debt by Major at Central New Mexico Community College

We calculated a salary score for each of Central New Mexico Community College's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Central New Mexico Community College to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for CNM Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 51 89% 89% $8,500 $31,590 51
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 32 96% 96% $5,850 $42,010 32
Biology, General 38 94% 94% $5,730 $23,650 38
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection 17 73% 73% Not Reported $27,670 17
Business Administration, Management and Operations 79 90% 90% $5,560 $35,980 79
Business Operations Support and Assistant Services 57 67% 67% Not Reported $26,740 57
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 37 95% 95% Not Reported $38,830 37
Communication and Media Studies 69 85% 85% $7,500 $29,690 69
Computer and Information Sciences, General 41 88% 88% $6,000 $31,590 41
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services 55 88% 88% Not Reported $18,770 55
Criminal Justice and Corrections 48 96% 96% $6,430 $31,800 48
Criminology 76 95% 95% $6,730 $28,820 76
Culinary Arts and Related Services 19 89% 89% $9,330 $22,490 19
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians 17 100% 100% Not Reported $35,950 17
Engineering, General 62 84% 84% $8,230 $35,950 62
Fine and Studio Arts 2 92% 92% Not Reported $15,550 2
Fire Protection 20 100% 100% Not Reported $35,420 20
Health and Medical Administrative Services 87 97% 97% $6,000 $35,820 87
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 39 92% 92% $8,580 $29,690 39
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR) 60 82% 82% Not Reported $42,040 60
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 36 89% 89% $6,770 $20,140 36
Legal Support Services 64 91% 91% $7,500 $33,460 64
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 37 87% 87% $8,500 $23,510 37
Precision Metal Working 54 93% 93% $8,000 $42,120 54
Psychology, General 22 80% 80% $7,330 $16,730 22
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 48 95% 95% $8,650 $57,800 48
Sociology 80 94% 94% $8,990 $29,690 80
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 66 85% 85% $7,500 $23,210 66
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies 25 92% 92% $6,000 $32,120 25
Veterinary/Animal Health Technologies/Technicians 11 96% 96% Not Reported $25,530 11

Salary Scores for CNM Certificates

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 82 100% 100% Not Reported $42,680 82
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 78 94% 94% Not Reported $28,240 78
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 33 97% 97% Not Reported $23,210 33
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 56 93% 93% Not Reported $26,850 56
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 96 87% 87% Not Reported $29,690 96
Ground Transportation 78 89% 89% Not Reported $43,800 78
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants 9 88% 88% $3,560 $25,970 9
Precision Metal Working 9 88% 88% Not Reported $25,190 9
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies 45 91% 91% Not Reported $31,310 45

Most Recent Reviews

CG 8/21/2019

The school is affordable and most of the instructors/professors seem to care. The other 25% of the instructors/professors are just there to belittle you and grade your work. The customer/student service is horrible! If you need help with registration or financial aid you will get the runaround. They never call back if you leave a message. When you get through, they won't tell you what you need to bring in even if you ask on the phone. You will need to make two, three, even four trips for something that other... Read More

Worth every drive 4/27/2016

The teachers really care about your success. They are usually working or have worked in Albuquerque. I felt they prepared me to join a higher level of teaching that the state really needs. I never had a problem with the administration either, always helpful. The online classes were as helpful and educational as the in class experiences.