Find Healthcare Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Medicine in New Mexico

Find Schools Near

Medicine Schools in New Mexico

In 2020-2021, 229 students earned their Medicine degrees in NM.

In this state, Medicine is the 6th most popular major out of a total 20 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in New Mexico

Medicine majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 229
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 229
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 229

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, a medicine major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of medicine majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 18.8%
  • Black or African American: 1.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 25.3%
  • White: 41.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 11.8%

Jobs for Medicine Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 2,400 people employed in jobs related to a medicine degree, compared to 503,310 nationwide.


Wages for Medicine Jobs in New Mexico

Medicine grads earn an average of $176,120 in the state and $203,880 nationwide.


There are 2 colleges in New Mexico that offer medicine degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

145 Degrees in Major Awarded
645 Total Students
84 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
22,311 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate.

Medicine Careers in NM

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Family and General Practitioners 9% $165,060
Physicians and Surgeons 5% $208,000

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to medicine.

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Nursing 1,390
Health Sciences & Services 468
Mental & Social Health Services 306
Allied Health Professions 295
Communication Sciences 230
Allied Health Services 177
Public Health 159
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 97

View all majors related to Medicine

View Nationwide Medicine Report


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Healthcare Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited healthcare schools across the U.S.