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University of the Southwest

Hobbs, New Mexico


University of the Southwest

Private 4 Year

About University of the Southwest

University of the Southwest is a private interdenominational four-year university located in Hobbs, New Mexico, United States. The university was incorporated under its current name in 1962, although the college existed several years prior as a two-year Baptist educational institution.

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Located in Hobbs, New Mexico.

6610 North Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, NM, 88240, Lea County

University of the Southwest Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#1371 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in New mexico

#6 of 50

2022 Best Private Colleges in New mexico

#2 of 22

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at University of the Southwest is Education followed by Business Management, Medical, Parks & Recreation and Security & Enforcement.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from University of the Southwest within four or six years.

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