2008-2009 Graduate Employment

GRADUATE EMPLOYMENT
Compiled by CNM
Job Connection Services
"Putting education to work!"
2008-2009

Total Graduates

Continuing Education

Employed In Trn-Related Job

Working in New Mexico

Minimum to Maximum Hourly Wage

Accounting, Certificate

30 7 15 15 8.25-18.15

Accounting, Degree

53 9 24 24 8.25-20.35

Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration, Certificate

34 15 12 12 14.00-45.67

Alternative Teacher Licensure, Certificate

69 0 42 41 13.57-16.00

Architectural/Engineering Drafting Technology, Certificate

17 6 4 4 9.00-16.00

Architectural/Engineering Drafting Technology, Degree

17 4 4 4 9.00-15.00

Automotive Technology, Certificate

44 9 13 13 8.00-20.00

Baking, Certificate

37 10 12 10 9.00-14.50

Biotechnology, Degree

6 1 3 3 14.00

Bookkeeping, Certificate

43 13 20 20 9.00-20.00

Business Administration, Certificate

20 7 4 4 12.37-22.79

Business Administration, Degree

38 6 16 16 9.00-37.02

Business Graphics, Certificate (program no longer offered)

2 2 0 N/A N/A

Business Graphics, Degree (program no longer offered)

14 5 2 2 12.50

Carpentry, Certificate

14 5 1 1 Not Reported

Child, Youth & Family Development, Degree

27 4 15 15 8.65-15.65

Clinical Laboratory Assistant, Certificate

5 1 1 1 12.55

Computer Information Systems, Certificate

27 8 4 4 16.83-24.50

Computer Information Systems, Degree

38 12 7 7 9.00-25.96

Computing Technology, Certificate

2 1 0 N/A N/A

Computing Technology, Degree

19 6 3 3 24.04

Construction Management Technology, Degree

12 2 4 4 12.00-38.46

Construction Technology, Degree

17 4 4 4 15.50

Cosmetology, Degree

16 0 8 8 7.50-30.00

Court Reporting, Certificate

6 1 3 3 20.38-32.50

Criminal Justice, Degree

25 13 2 2 11.18-23.54

Culinary Arts, Degree

25 1 15 13 7.15-14.50

Dental Assistant, Certificate

15 6 7 7 9.50-13.75

Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Degree

7 0 4 4 25.00-33.00

Diesel Equipment Technology, Certificate

10 0 4 4 17.00

E-Commerce, Degree (program no longer offered)

1 1 0 N/A N/A

Electrical Trades, Certificate

79 25 11 11 12.00-39.50

Electronics Technology, Certificate

13 4 3 3 12.00-20.00

Electronics Technology, Degree

12 2 4 3 10.50-22.20

Elementary Education, Degree (changed to Teacher Education)

59 42 7 7 9.00-15.38

Emergency Medical Service Paramedic, Certificate (changed to degree)/p>

26 3 11 10 15.00-21.63

Engineering, Degree(formerly Pre-Engineering)

10 6 3 3 20.50

Engineering Design Technology, Degree (program no longer offered)

6 1 2 2 13.85

Environmental Safety & Health, Degree

7 0 3 3 19.23-21.63

Film Crew Technician, Certificate

18 3 1 1 20.00

Financial Services, Certificate (program no longer offered)

1 0 1 1 13.46

Financial Services, Degree (program no longer offered)

6 2 3 3 12.00-13.46

Fine Arts, Degree

10 8 0 N/A N/A

Fire Science, Degree

18 1 9 9 11.00-16.00

Fitness Technician, Certificate

9 4 1 1 10.00

Food Service Management, Certificate

27 8 10 10 7.15-14.50

General Education, Certificate

6 2 1 1 Not Reported

General Studies, Degree

58 31 5 5 7.50-7.77

Geographic Information Technology, Certificate

9 1 5 5 16.75-18.00

Geographic Information Technology, Degree

5 0 4 4 16.75-22.00

Geomatics, Certificate

4 1 2 2 14.00

Health Information Technology, Degree

7 0 3 3 12.00-15.00

Health Unit Coordinator, Certificate

43 7 12 12 9.00-14.56

Hospitality & Tourism, Certificate

8 0 5 5 8.00-18.75

Hospitality & Tourism, Degree

11 0 8 7 8.00-18.75

Integrated Studies, Degree

181 76 35 34 11.60-60.00

Judicial Studies, Certificate

6 2 1 1 13.68

Landscaping, Certificate

2 0 2 2 Not Reported

Liberal Arts, Degree

308 180 32 30 10.00-24.04

Machine Tool Technology, Certificate

9 2 1 1 Not Reported

Manufacturing Technology, Degree

2 0 1 1 10.00

Mechanical Technology, Degree

6 0 3 3 20.00-32.00

Medical Coding, Certificate

15 4 4 4 12.00

Medical Laboratory Technician, Degree

12 1 9 9 15.26-18.25

Medical Office Assistant, Certificate

18 7 4 4 9.98-12.96

Metals Technology, Degree

13 2 1 1 17.00

Networking Technology, Certificate (changed to CIS, degree)

2 0 0 N/A N/A

Networking Technology, Degree (changed to CIS, degree)

7 0 3 3 8.75-25.48

Nursing, Degree

175 0 122 121 20.36-40.00

Nursing Assistant, Certificate

56 27 10 10 10.50-15.00

Office Assistant, Certificate

15 5 6 6 9.62-16.15

Office Technology, Certificate (formerly Office Administration, Certificate)

9 2 3 2 9.61-10.50

Office Technology, Degree (formerly Office Administration, Degree)

21 6 7 7 9.62-16.15

Paralegal Studies, Degree

26 2 13 13 10.00-19.23

Paralegal Studies Post Degree, Certificate

9 2 2 2 12.00-17.50

Pharmacy Technician, Certificate

20 6 6 6 10.00-13.50

Phlebotomy, Certificate

98 21 33 33 9.00-15.00

Photonics Technology, Certificate

5 1 2 2 12.00-29.00

Photonics Technology, Degree

10 1 5 3 12.00-28.31

Plumbing, Certificate

58 8 12 11 18.75

Practical Nursing, Certificate

37 1 26 26 16.83-28.85

Pre-Management, Degree

109 63 18 18 10.33-23.00

Professional Cooking, Certificate

31 14 9 9 7.15-14.50

Project Management, Degree (changed to Business Administration-Concentration)

3 0 1 1 Not Reported

Radiologic Technology, Degree

18 1 10 10 18.00-25.67

Recreation & Leisure, Degree (program no longer offered)

2 0 1 1 10.12

Residential Wiring, Certificate

100 48 14 14 12.00-39.50

Respiratory Therapy, Degree

20 2 11 11 18.00-25.96

Surgical Technology, Certificate

8 0 3 3 15.00

Transportation Technology, Degree

6 1 3 3 8.00-15.00

Truck Driving, Certificate

44 4 6 6 15.65-29.65

Veterinary Technology, Degree

13 0 10 10 12.00-18.00

Web Technology, Certificate (program no longer offered)/p>

1 1 0 N/A N/A

Web Technology, Degree(program no longer offered)

3 1 2 1 53.00

Welding, Certificate

31 11 11 11 10.00-22.00

TOTALS

2651 812 809 792

1 Excludes those not located, not seeking training-related job, continuing school, or serving in military
2 Not necessarily entry-level wages; only includes wages whereby the acquisition of a degree/certificate resulted in a training-related position or promotion.
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