Further. Farther. Better. Different. More.

Those desires are often at the heart of pursuing a graduate degree – and at Highlands, our commitment is to your success on that quest.

A good graduate degree program builds on your previous experience and education to help further your career or personal goals in a distinctive, invigorating environment. It should be streamlined, convenient and affordable, while at the same time stimulating and stretching your capabilities.

Highlands features:

A 12:1 student – faculty ratio with committed, recognized professors who know you, to hands-on activity and real-world experience;

Flexible and convenient – many graduate programs at Highlands can be completed online or at one of our statewide centers (Albuquerque, Española, Farmington, Rio Rancho, Roswell and Santa Fe), in addition to our main campus in the historic city of Las Vegas, New Mexico.

The most affordable four-year tuition in the Western United States – Highlands is once again topping the list as one of the most affordable public universities in the United States, according to US News & World Report.

About Highlands

Highlands University is a state-supported institution established in 1893 and offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of disciplines. Highlands is known for its multiethnic student body, small classes, research activities, student and faculty achievements, affordability and opportunities for students to combine study with real-world experience.


Learn more about Highlands today by calling 800-338-6648, or simply complete and submit the Contact Us form at the top.