General Awards

National Awards

Niche.com – Included in List of Best College Dorms in New Mexico 2020

U.S. News and World Report – ENMU #2 of 15 Most Affordable Colleges for International Students in Nation 2019

OnlineU.org – #3 in the nation for most affordable online Bachelor's degrees for 2019

OnlineU.org – #5 in Nation for Most Affordable Online Colleges and Degrees 2019

AffordableSchools.net –  #5 of 25 Most Affordable Online 4-Year Latinx/Hispanic-Serving Colleges, 2019

BackgroundChecks.org – Ranked Portales the Second Safest City in New Mexico 2019

U.S. News and World Report – #10 in Nation for Lowest Out-of-State Tuition and Fees 2018-19

BestValueSchools.com – #18 of 25 Best Online Colleges and Universities 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #24 of 25 Online Colleges with the Best Return on Investment 2019

AffordableColleges.com – ENMU #28 in Nation for Affordable Online Master's Degree Programs 2019

OnlineCourseReport.com – #41 of The 50 Most Affordable Online Universities 2019

AffordableColleges.com – #47 in Nation for Most Affordable Online College 2019

EducationCorner.com – #78 in Nation for Most Affordable Mid-size to Large Colleges and Universities 2019

BestValueSchools.com – #93 in the nation for being one of the 100 most affordable Universities in America 2018

CollegeRaptor.com – Named Hidden Southwest Gem 2019

Study.com – #40 of the 50 Best Accredited Online Schools

CollegeMagazine.com – #3 Most Affordable College in the United States 2018

OnlineColleges.Net – #27 in Nation for Most Affordable Online College 2018

AffordableColleges.com – #28 in Nation for Affordable Online Master's Degree 2018

BestColleges.com – Among Top 50 "Best for Hispanic Students" in Nation 2018

BestColleges.com – #50 for Best Online Colleges and Universities in Nation 2018

OnlineCollegePlan.com – ENMU was named one of the top 50 online Latina and Hispanic–Serving Higher Learning Institutions in the nation for 2018

AffordableCollegesOnline.org – #22 of 50 Colleges with Lowest Out–of–State Tuition Rates 2018

CollegeChoice.net – #24 of 50 Most Affordable Online Colleges in Nation 2018

TheBestSchools.org – #24 in Nation of Top 25 Online Colleges with the Best Return on Investment

CollegeChoice.net – #29 Nation for Most Affordable Online Graduate Schools for a Master's Degree, 2018

EducationCorner.com – #78 in Nation for Most Affordable Mid–Size to Large Colleges and Universities 2018

The Chronicle of Higher Education – Most Affordable Public Southwestern Four–Year University 2017–18

CollegeChoice.net – #3 of 50 Most Affordable Online Master's Programs in Nation for 2017

BestColleges.com – #22 in the nation for lowest out of state tuition for 2017

OnlineColleges.Net – #27 in the nation for most affordable online college 2017

AffordableColleges.com – #28 in Nation for Affordable Online Master's Degree 2017

OnlineColleges.Net – #28 of 50 Most Affordable Colleges for 2016–17

USA Today – ENMU Among Five Best Bargains in Nation 2014

State Awards

Niche.com – Safest College Campus in New Mexico 2020

Niche.com – Best College Dorms in New Mexico 2019

GuideToOnlineSchools.com – #1 Online College in New Mexico 2019

OnlineColleges.net – Best Online College in New Mexico 2019

BestValueSchools.com – Named One of 4 Best Value Online School in New Mexico 2019

BestColleges.com – #1 College in New Mexico 2018

BestColleges.com – #1 Accredited Online College in New Mexico 2018

SafeWise.com – Portales ranked 12th Safest City in New Mexico, 2018

The Chronicle of Higher Education – Most Affordable University in New Mexico 2017–18

Niche.com – Best college campus in New Mexico for 2018

Niche.com – Best Greek Life College in New Mexico 2018

Niche.com – #2 Best College Dorms in New Mexico 2018

AffordableCollegesOnline – #1 Online College in New Mexico 2017–18

OnlineColleges.net – #1 Most Affordable Online College in New Mexico 2017

OnlineColleges.net – #1 Online College in New Mexico 2017

BestColleges.com – #1 Accredited Online College in New Mexico 2017

ValueColleges.com – #1 of Online Best Colleges in New Mexico 2017

YourLocalSecurity.com – Safest college in New Mexico for 2017

AffordableCollegesOnline.org – #1 best Online Colleges In New Mexico For 2016–2017

USA Today – #1 Best Colleges In Each State Based on Dining Hall Food 2016

Awards by College

College of Business

OnlineU.org – #1 for Most Affordable Online Colleges for Business Degrees for 2019

OnlineU.org – #1 for Most Affordable Hospitality Management Degrees Online for 2019

OnlineU.org – #1 for Most Affordable Online Colleges for Accounting Degrees for 2019

OnlineU.org – #1 for Most Affordable Online Colleges for Finance Degrees 2019

OnlineU.org – #1 for Most Affordable Online Colleges for Management Degrees for 2019

GreatValueColleges.net – #2 of 30 Great Online Colleges to Earn a Hospitality Degree (Bachelor’s) 2019

OnlineU.org – #2 for Most Affordable Online Colleges for Marketing Degrees for 2019

AffordableColleges.com – #3 in Nation for Affordable Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Hospitality Management 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #8 of Most Affordable Online Bachelor's in Marketing 2019

OnlineU.org – #9 of Most Affordable Online Colleges for MBA Programs 2019

OnlineDegrees.com – #7 for Best Online Colleges for Accounting in Nation 2019

OnlineMBAToday.com – #10 of Top 50 Most Affordable Online MBA Programs, 2019

GuideToOnlineSchools.com – #11 of Best Online Colleges Offering Bachelor's in Accounting Degrees 2019

AffordableColleges.com – #12 in Nation for Affordable Online MBA Programs 2019

BestColleges.com – #13 in Best Online Bachelor's in Finance in Nation 2019

AffordableColleges.com – #13 in Nation for Affordable Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Business Management 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #15 of 25 Most Affordable Online Master's of Business Administration Degrees 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #17 of Most Affordable Online MBA Programs 2019

CollegeConsensus.com – #19 of 25 Most Affordable Online MBA Programs 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #19 of The 50 Best Affordable Business Schools 2019

TopManagementDegree.com – #20 of Top 50 Most Affordable MBA Programs 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #22 Most Affordable Online Bachelor's in Information Technology 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #26 of 35 Top Value Business Administration Online Degree Programs 2019

BestValueSchools.com – #28 of Top 75 Cheap Online Bachelor's in Accounting 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #29 of The Most Affordable Online Business Degrees 2019

EdSmart.org – #2 of Most Affordable Online MBA Programs, 2018-19

TopManagementDegrees.com – #11 Most Affordable Online MBA Program in Nation for 2018

AffordableColleges.com – #13 in Nation for Affordable Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Business Management 2018

OnlineU.org – #15 most affordable online college for marketing degrees in the nation for 2018

OnlineU.org – #15 most affordable online college for accounting degrees in the nation for 2018

TopManagementDegrees.com – #16 Most Affordable MBA Program in Nation for 2018

EdSmart.org – #2 Most Affordable Online MBA Program in Nation 2017

BestDegreePrograms.org – #3 in Nation for Best Affordable Online Bachelor's in Hospitality Management 2017–18

AffordableColleges.com – #3 in Nation for Affordable Online Bachelor's Degrees in Hospitality Management 2017

OnlineMBAToday.com – #5 of Top 50 Fastest Online MBA Programs in Nation

OnlineU.org – #6 Most Affordable Online College for Hospitality Management Degrees in Nation 2017

OnlineU.org – #8 Most Affordable Online College for Econmics Degrees in Nation 2017

OnlineU.org – #9 Most Affordable Online Economic Degree in Nation 2017

AffordableColleges.com – #12 in Nation for Affordable Online MBA Programs for 2017

AffordableColleges.com – #15 in Nation for Affordable Online Business Administration Degrees 2017

AffordableColleges.com – #18 in Nation for Affordable Online Bachelor's Degrees in Operations Management 2017

TopManagementDegrees.com – #18 Most Affordable MBA Program In The Nation

OnlineU.org – #20 Most Affordable Online College for Accounting Degrees in Nation 2017

TheBestSchools.org – #20 In The Nation of 20 Best Online Bachelor in Hospitality Management Degree Programs

TheBestSchools.org – #21 Most Affordable Online Bachelor's Degrees in Business Studies

ValueColleges.com – #22 In The Nation for Best Value Online Bachelor's in Hospitality Management for 2017

OnlineU.org – #25 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Marketing Degrees in The Nation

ValueColleges.com – #32 in the nation for Best Value Accelerated Online MBA Programs for 2017

College of Education and Technology

BestCollegesOnline.org – #2 for Most Affordable Online Master's in Sports Management 2019

BestCollegesOnline.org – #3 Most Affordable Online Master's in Elementary Education 2018

AffordableColleges.com – #7 Most Affordable Online Master's Degree in Special Education in Nation 2019

OnlineU.org – #11 Most Affordable Online College for a Master's in ESL for 2019

OnlineU.org – #12 of Most Affordable Master's in Sports Management Online 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #15 of Best Online Master's in Coaching Programs 2019

BestColleges.com – #19 of Best Online Bachelor's in Sports Management 2019

OnlineU.org – #23 of Most Affordable Online Master's in Special Education 2019

OnlineU.org – #25 Most Affordable Online Master's in Educational Leadership for 2019

OnlineU.org – #25 of Most Affordable Online Master's in Elementary Education 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #28 of The 30 Best Online Master's in Gifted & Talented Education Programs 2019

OnlineMasters.com – #31 of Best Online Master's in Elementary Education Programs in Nation

OnlineMasters.com – #34 for Best Online Masters in Sports Management Programs in Nation 2019

OnlineU.org – #17 in Nation for Most Affordable Online College for a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership, 2018

OnlineU.org – #18 Most Affordable Online College for a Master's Degree in Sports Management in the Nation, 2018

OnlineU.org – #20 Most Affordable Online College for a Master's Degree in Elementary Education in the Nation, 2018

GuideToOnlineSchools.com – #21 Best Online School Offering a Master's in Educational Leadership in Nation 2018

TheBestSchools.org – #28 Best Online Master's in Gifted and Talented Education Programs in Nation 2018

TheBestSchools.org – #34 Best Online Master's in Coaching Program in Nation 2018

BestMastersDegrees.com – #1 Most Affordable Online Master's in Elementary Education Degrees in the Nation, 2017

BestCollegeValues.org – #2 in Nation of 10 Most Affordable Online Master's Degrees in Special Education 2017

AffordableColleges.com – #5 in Nation for Affordable Online Bachelor's Degrees in Education 2017

AffordableColleges.com – #7 Most Affordable Online Master's Degree in Special Education in Nation 2017

CollegeChoice.net – #7 in Nation for Best Online Master's Degree in Elementary Education 2017

AffordableColleges.com – #7 in the nation for most Affordable Online Master's Degrees in Special Education in 2017

College of Fine Arts

OnlineU.org – #3 for most affordable online Master's in Communications for 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #6 of 15 of the Most Affordable Bachelor's Degrees in Film Studies, 2019

GuideToOnlineSchools.com – #11 of Best Online Colleges Offering Bachelor's in Sociology Degrees 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #12 of 25 Most Affordable Online Master's of Communications and Public Relations Degrees 2019

OnlineU.org – #5 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Communications Master's Degrees, 2018

BestValueSchools.com – #22 for Cheap Online Master's in Communications Degree Programs in Nation 2018

Best–Music–Colleges.com – #1 in New Mexico for General Music Programs 2017

CollegeFactual.com – Top 15% Most Focused Communication Sciences 2017

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

OnlineU.org – #1 of Most Affordable Online Colleges for Aviation Degrees 2019

OnlineU.org – #1 of Most Affordable Online Colleges for Engineering Degrees 2019

OnlineU.org – #1 Most Affordable Online College for Sociology Degrees 2019

OnlineU.org – #1 Most Affordable Master's in English Online for 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #1 of Most Affordable Online Bachelor's in Social Work Degree Programs 2019

OnlineU.org – #2 Most Affordable Online Colleges for in History Degrees for 2019

OnlineU.org – #2 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Social Work Degrees for 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #2 of Most Affordable Online Bachelor's in Computer Science Degree Programs 2019

BestDegreePrograms.org – #3 in Nation of 20 Best Online Bachelor’s in Computer Science 2019

BestCollegeReviews.org – #3 of 10 Best Online Degrees for Aeronautics & Aviation Degrees

AffordableSchools.net – #3 of 15 Best Affordable Anthropology Degree Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

BestColleges.com – #5 of Best Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering Programs 2019

OnlineU.org – #5 Most Affordable Online Criminal Justice Degrees for 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #5 of 20 Best Affordable Online Colleges for Computer Science/IT (Bachelor's) 2019

TheBestSchools.org – The 10 Best Online Bachelor's in Aeronautics & Aviation Programs

AffordableSchools.net – #6 of 15 Best Affordable Forensic Science Degree Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #6 of 15 Best Affordable Religious Studies Degree Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

BestColleges.com – #7 for Best Online Bachelor's in Aeronautics and Aviation 2019

OnlineU.org – #8 of Most Affordable Online Colleges for Nursing Degrees 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #9 of 15 Best Affordable Psychology Degree Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #9 of 15 Best Affordable Sociology Degree Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #10 of 15 Best Affordable Mathematics and Statistics Degree Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

GuideToOnlineSchools.com – #11 Best Online Colleges offering Bachelor's in Sociology Degrees for 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #11 of 15 Best Affordable Political Science Degree Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

AffordableSchools.net – #14 of 15 Best Affordable English/Language Arts Degrees Programs (Bachelor's) 2019

BestValueSchools.com – #14 of 25 Best Online Bachelor's Degrees in Engineering 2019

BestValueSchools.com – #18 of 35 Best Online Bachelor's in Theology & Christian Studies 2019

OnlineU.org – #21 of Most Affordable Online Nursing Master's Programs 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #23 of Most Affordable Bachelor's in Criminal Justice Programs 2019

BestValueSchools.com – #32 of 35 Best Online Bachelor's Degrees in Sociology 2019

TheBestSchools.org – #38 of The 50 Best Online Bachelor's in Liberal Arts Programs 2019

OnlineU.org – #3 Most Affordable Online College for Electrical Engineering Degrees in the Nation, 2018

TheBestSchools.org – #8 Best Online Bachelor's in Electronics Engineering Programs in Nation 2018

SuccessfulStudent.org – #12 for The Best Online Computer Science Degree Programs 2018

BestColleges.com – #23 in the Nation for Best Online Bachelor's in Computer Science, 2018

BestMSWPrograms.com – #30 in Nation for Online Bachelor's of Social Work Degree Program 2018

CollegeChoice.net – #15 in Nation for Best Online Degree in Social Work 2017

ForensicsColleges.com – #1 in Nation for Criminal Justice Schools with Low Student Debt and Solid Career Support 2017

Online.U.org – #2 Most Affordable Social Work Program in the Nation, 2017

BestDegreePrograms.org – #2 Best Affordable Online Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering 2017–18

BestDegreePrograms.org – #3 in Nation for Best Online Bachelor's in Fire and Emergency Services 2017

OnlineU.org – #3 Most Affordable Online College for Social Work Degrees in Nation 2017

AffordableSchools.net – #9 in the Nation for Top Value Affordable Online Bachelor's Degrees in Registered Nursing for 2017

AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org – #40 in the Nation for Online Liberal Arts Degree 2017

AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org – #49 in the Nation for Online Bachelor's in Engineering 2017

CollegeFactual.com – Top 15% most popular Liberal Arts, Sciences and Humanities in the nation 2017

CollegeFactual.com – Top 15% Most popular Liberal Arts/ General Studies in the nation 2017