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Why Albuquerque?

The innovative and diverse southwestern culture of Albuquerque attracts entrepreneurs and outdoors enthusiasts to thrive in this city of over 40,000 businesses and 310 days of sunshine per year. Check out Visit Albuquerque for all the great information including these rankings and more:

Outdoor Magazine ranked Albuquerque one of the 10 Best Big Cities for Active Families.

Albuquerque was ranked one of the Best American Cities for Creatives by Thrillist.

Zumper.com ranked Albuquerque one of the Top 10 Pet Friendly Cities.

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta was ranked one of 5 Spectacular Balloon Festivals in the United States by VisitTheUSA.com.

Thrillist ranked Albuquerque one of the 10 Cities with the Cleanest Air in America.

Albuquerque ranked one of America's Favorite Places in Travel + Leisure's survey.




The Sky's the Limit

75% of Anderson students are employed at graduation.




310 average days of sunshine

10" average snowfall

9.39" average rainfall