Western New Mexico University
Located in Silver City, New Mexico, Western New Mexico University has served the people of the state of New Mexico and its surrounding areas as a comprehensive, regional, rural, public coeducational university since 1893 and caters to a student body diverse in age, culture, language and ethnic background. More than 3,200 students attend WNMU’s five campuses in Silver City, Lordsburg, Deming, Truth or Consequences, and Gallup.
WNMU offers more than 70 areas of study. Ten master degrees, 41 baccalaureate degrees, and 18 associate degrees and certificate programs are available. Fields of study include accounting, criminal justice, education, nursing, occupational therapy, and zoology.