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Las Cruces, New Mexico

New Mexico State University Main Campus

Overview

Student Population
14,432
New Mexico State University Main Campus overview
Location Las Cruces, New Mexico
Online nmsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
New Mexico State University Main Campus overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Las Cruces, New Mexico, New Mexico State University Main Campus is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,192 prospective students applied, and 5,230 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,042 enrolled in the school.  11,175 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,257 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $5,323 plus fees of $1,138. NMSU is ranked 808 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy 
New Mexico State University Main Campus overview
SAT 990/1230
ACT 18/23
GPA 3.19
Applications Accepted
63.8% 
New Mexico State University Main Campus overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

New Mexico Resident Tuition
$5,323
In State Costs for New Mexico State University Main Campus
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$1,138
Room and Board $8,686
Budget for Other Expenses$3,762
Total One Year Cost$20,159
Out of State Tuition
$19,884
Out of State Costs for New Mexico State University Main Campus
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$1,138
Room and Board $8,686
Budget for Other Expenses$3,762
Total One Year Cost$34,720

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
46% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by New Mexico State University Main Campus students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Education 10%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 7%
Engineering 7%
Social Sciences 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=188030 IPEDS survey data for New Mexico State University Main Campus.