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    New Mexico Highlands University


    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Biological Sciences, Business and Entrepreneurship, Education, Psychology and Counseling, Liberal Arts
    • Type: Public
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
    • Campus Setting: Small Town
    • Testing Requirements: Not Required
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans, Work Study
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $7,140
    • Out of State Tuition: $11,988
    • Delivery: Day, Residential, Online
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 4532
    • IPED: 187897
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    New Mexico Highlands University is a public comprehensive university serving our local and global communities. Our mission is to provide opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to attain an exceptional education by fostering creativity, critical thinking and research in the liberal arts, sciences, and professions within a diverse community.

    Our goals include: 

    - Teach and mentor students to integrate a broad range of academic skills, a breadth and depth of curricular knowledge, and an interdisciplinary understanding.

    - Inspire students to action through environments that foster scholarship and produce graduates equipped to address regional and global issues.

    - Engage with and serve our communities for mutually beneficial exchanges of knowledge, services and resources.

    - Be a comprehensive educational provider for all students including traditional, non-traditional, online, distance, community, and lifelong learners.