Las Cruces, NM Colleges

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Las Cruces

Las Cruces, also known as "The City of the Crosses", is the county seat of Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 97,618 in 2010 according to the 2010 Census, making it the second largest city in the state.

Las Cruces is the economic and geographic center of the fertile Mesilla Valley, which is the agricultural region on the flood plain of the Rio Grande which extends from Hatch, New Mexico to the west side of El Paso, Texas. Las Cruces is also the home of New Mexico State University (NMSU), New Mexico's only land grant university. The city's major employer is the federal government on nearby White Sands Test Facility and White Sands Missile Range. Recently the city has been home to many of the retired from across the country. The majestic Organ Mountains, ten miles (16 km) to the east, are dominant in the city's landscape, along with the Doña Ana Mountains, Robledo Mountains, and Picacho Peak.

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Schools in and around Las Cruces, NM

Name
Massage Therapy Trainining Institute
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Four or more years; Public; $16,994 average out-state tuition; $4,553 average in-state tuition
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $4,488 average out-state tuition; $1,608 average in-state tuition
Anamarc College-Santa Teresa
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Western Technical College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Franklin College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Anamarc College-El Paso
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit

Las Cruces, NM Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Central New Mexico Section Scholarship/Scholarship Reentry-SWE $1,250 February 15, 2017
Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017