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About San Juan College

San Juan College is a two-year comprehensive community college located in Farmington, NM. The College offers two-year degree and certificate programs, non-credit community service classes, business and industry training, cultural activities, and on-going educational seminars and workshops. In addition, the College partners with state universities to offer both bachelor's and master's degrees on campus.

San Juan College is a public, state school in an small town setting in Farmington, New Mexico. San Juan College was founded in 1958 and now enrolls around 5,240 students a year, including 5,240 undergrads.

As of 2021, the total market value of San Juan College's endowment was $15,184,739 The institution spends around $2,658 for each full-time student enrolled. There are 15.8 undergraduate students for every full-time San Juan College professor.

2021 San Juan College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
In-State Tuition $1,560
Out-of-State $4,920

San Juan College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

San Juan College Early Admission

San Juan College does not offer early decision or early action.

2021 Acceptance Rate for San Juan College

It is slightly difficult to get into San Juan College. The acceptance rate at San Juan College is 0%. ### San Juan College Waitlist

San Juan College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into San Juan College?

San Juan College is considered slightly difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to San Juan College, applicants must submit the following items.

San Juan College Application Requirements

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San Juan College Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to San Juan College.

San Juan College Waitlist

San Juan College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Does San Juan College Require the ACT or SAT?

San Juan College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Dorms at San Juan CollegeSan Juan College does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commote from at home or find their own housing.

San Juan College students are active in the school's National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS), Geeks and Gamers and Social & Behavioral Sciences Club (PSI BETA). Luminarias, Halloween Carnival, and and Fall Student Rush are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at San Juan College.

Financial Aid at San Juan College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do..

Is San Juan College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at San Juan College

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 47 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

The average starting salary for recent grads is $43,896 a year.

Based on this information, how does San Juan College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is San Juan College a good school for you?

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Where is San Juan College Located?

San Juan College is located in the small town setting of Farmington, New Mexico.

If you want to see San Juan College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 550 to Farmington, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Farmington Municipal.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what San Juan College and Farmington are like without leaving home.

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College Info

San Juan College Application Deadline

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to San Juan College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to San Juan College is Continuous processing.

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Wondering what life at San Juan College is like? There are approximately 5,240 students enrolled at San Juan College. 31% percent of students attend school full-time, 70% percent are from NM and 30% percent of students are from other states.


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