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CNM Tuition & Fees Report

Inexpensive In-State Tuition & Fees
Inexpensive Out-of-State Tuition & Fees

How Much Does Central New Mexico Community College Cost?

Learn the base cost of Central New Mexico Community College by getting details on in-state and out-of-state tuition and fees. Compare tuition and fees to nationwide and state averages to put those costs in context. You can jump to any of the following sections in our CNM cost report:

How Much Does CNM Charge for Tuition?

$1,684 In-State Tuition & Fees
$7,540 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees

Combined out-of-state tuition and fees at Central New Mexico Community College for the 2020-2021 academic year was $7,540 for undergraduates. In-state undergraduates received a discount for tuition and fees at the school and only had to pay $1,684 per year.


These tuition and fees costs include one year of academic instruction, but do not cover room and board.

Keep in mind a lot of students have financial aid and scholarships that decrease the cost of college.

How much does Central New Mexico Community College cost for part-time students?

Go to the Cost Per Credit Hour page for details.

How Do CNM Tuition & Fees Compare to Other Schools?

The national out-of-state average for tuition and fees is $19,933 a year. Central New Mexico Community College out-of-state undergraduates, on the other hand, pay about $7,540 a year in tuition and fees, making the school relatively inexpensive.

Undergraduates who attend school in the same state they live in pay around $16,784 in yearly tuition and fees. In-state undergraduates at CNM pay about $1,684 a year, which is significantly less than the countrywide average.

Take a look at the following chart to see how Central New Mexico Community College compares to other schools in terms of tuition and fees.

NationwideSouthwestNew Mexico
Out-of-State Tuition & FeesInexpensiveInexpensiveInexpensive
In-State Tuition & FeesInexpensiveInexpensiveInexpensive

Note that a school may appear to be more expensive than another school when you look at tuition and fees alone, but it may actually be a better deal when you factor in financial aid packages. For more details on that, see: Central New Mexico Community College Financial Aid.

CNM Tuition & Fees Five Year Projection

1.18% In-State Tuition Increase
0.91% Out-of-State Tuition Increase
$7,019 Est. 4-Year Cost

Tuition and Fees for in-state Central New Mexico Community College increased with an average annual rate of 1.18% over the past five years. This school year, in-state students can expect to pay $1,724 if the growth keeps up.

If the in-state CNM tuition and fees growth rate stays consistent, two years of study could cost $3,468, and four years would cost $7,019.

Tuition and fees for out-of-state students have grown by about 0.91% in the past five years. This school year, students outside of the state will pay an estimated $7,678.

This would result in a total cost of $15,426 for two years and $31,135 for four years.

The following chart shows projected upcoming tuition and fees for undergraduates at CNM.


Factor Cost Increases Into Your Budget

Unless your school has advertised price freezes, it is likely the cost of tuition and fees will go up every year. Make sure you factor this into your budget.

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