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Eastern New Mexico University, College of Business Accounting Program Profile

Written by AnonymousJanuary 16, 2012
Eastern New Mexico University

Eastern New Mexico University
Portales, NM
College of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

Boasting a small student-to-faculty ratio and active involvement with Eastern New Mexico’s business community, the College of Business at Eastern New Mexico University offers an undergraduate accounting program designed to prepare students for successful business careers.

Graduates from the accounting program are sufficiently prepared for careers in key accounting areas, such as:

  • Public accounting
  • Managerial accounting
  • Auditing
  • Governmental accounting

Eastern New Mexico University is an officially designated Hispanic-Serving Institution, due to its commitment to providing advanced educational opportunities to Hispanic students, many of whom are low-income or first generation immigrants. Additionally, the school has made an effort to remain affordable enough for students of all backgrounds.

What’s the school’s contact information?
College of Business
ENMU Station 49
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
Phone: 575-562-2178
Fax: 575-562-2118

Type of school? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual in-state tuition: $ 4,147
Annual out-of-state tuition: $ 9,658
Room and board: $ 5,830
Books and supplies: $ 1,000
Required fees: $ 4,270

What’s the typical student profile?
Eastern New Mexico University has a total enrollment of 4,090 undergraduate students. Of the student population, 49 percent are male and 56 percent are female.

What type of test scores do I need?
Range for SAT Critical Reading: 420-525
Range for SAT Math: 430-530
Range for ACT Composite: 17-23

Regular application deadline: Rolling

Career and placement
The College of Business houses numerous student organizations, which can be excellent resources as students prepare to enter the work force. Accounting majors are encouraged to join the school’s Accounting/Finance Club, which hosts frequent guest lectures featuring distinguished accounting professionals and organizes field trips to local firms.

Students who require additional assistance with their job searches can meet with a career counselor from the university’s Career Services department. Career counselors can help students make the most out of the many professional development resources the department offers, including:

  • Internship placement
  • Job search assistance
  • Resume and cover letter review
  • Interview preparation
  • Career fairs

All data is as of 2012.