Workforce & Education


Higher Education:

Mesalands Community College is a higher education institution located in Quay County. In 2016, the most popular < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate majors at Mesalands Community College were Computer Support Specialist with 23 graduates, Other Electromechanical, Instrumentation, & Maintenance Technology with 16 graduates, and Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant with 14 graduates.

In 2016, 158 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Mesalands Community College. 33.5% of these graduates were women, and 66.5% were men. The majority of graduating students were Hispanic or Latino (77 graduates), meaning that there were 1.31 times more Hispanic or Latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 59 graduates.

The median undergraduate tuition at Mesalands Community College is $1,320, which is $1,902 less than the national median of $3,222. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $2,376, which is 180% of the cost for in-state students, and is $1,902 less than the national median $3,222.