If you decide that you want to get a liberal arts degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 liberal arts schools in Hobbs, New Mexico. Hobbs has a total population of 28,657 and a student population of 2,841. Of these students, 2,841 are enrolled in schools that offer liberal arts programs.
The largest liberal arts school in Hobbs, by student population, is New Mexico Junior College. In 2010, New Mexico Junior College graduated approximately 132 students from its liberal arts program.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with a liberal arts degree in Hobbs. Tuition in 2009 at Hobbs's liberal arts schools was $16,796 per year for instate students and $16,856 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,254 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a liberal arts program in Hobbs. And if you live on campus at one of the Hobbs-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $5,760 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,504.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a liberal arts professional in Hobbs is $59,020 per year, which is higher than the average for liberal arts professionals state-wide.