|Silver City - Photo Gallery
Western New Mexico University - Est. 1893
Approximately 2,000 Students
Offers Degrees in many areas including:
Business Administration and Criminal Justice
School of Education
Mathematics and Computer Science
2 and 4 year Nursing Programs
2-Year Occupational Therapy Assistant program and 4-year Bachelors in Rehabilitation Services
In the distance, 13 miles away, the light tan hills are the tailings from the Chino Open Pit Copper Mine.
The mine is operated by Phelps Dodge, a major employer in Silver City.