New Mexico State University

United States of America

669th US-News World Ranking

Established in 1888, the New Mexico State University (NMSU or NM State) is a public, land-grant, Research University in Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States. It is the oldest public institution of higher education in the state of New Mexico. The university is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as "R-2 Doctorate-granting University - with higher research activity".  It offers a wide range of programs and awards associatebachelor'smaster's, and doctoral degrees through its main campus and four community colleges.

NMSU provides extensive academic opportunities as well as a large study abroad program to students with nearly 100 undergraduate programs, 27 doctoral degrees, 56 master’s degrees, and 11 graduate certificates,. The university comprises of various schools and colleges: College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, College of Education, College of Engineering, Graduate School, College of Health and Social Services and College of Honors. New Mexico State University sits on a 900-acre campus and enrolls students from 49 states and 89 foreign countries. The most popular majors at New Mexico State University include: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies; Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science; and Psychology. 

The total student population at the university is more than 14,800 of which over 12,000 students are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 16:1 and the acceptance rate is 66%.

The university is a NASA Space Grant College and also provides students with the first honors college in the state of New Mexico. Through a statewide network of 9 research facilities, the Agricultural Experiment Station conducts basic and applied research supporting agriculture, natural resources management, environmental quality, and improved quality of life.

Notable Alumni: Garrey Edward Carruthers (American politician, academic, and former Governor of New Mexico who currently serves as president of New Mexico State University), Alvy Ray Smith III (American noted pioneer in computer graphics)

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

Contemporary Dance is the study of ballet, modern, jazz, and tap dance. Students are trained in dance technique, dance education (teaching) and dance production. This concentration prepares dancers for a professional performance and/or teaching career.

Application Form, Official transcripts for all institutions attended including high school,Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Personal Information

Teacher,Professional Performer, Choreographer

1st Jul

English

DanceSport is the study of Ballroom, Latin, Swing and Night Club dance. Students are trained in dance technique, dance education (teaching) and dance production. This concentration prepares dancers for a professional performance, competition and/or teaching career.

Application Form, Official transcripts for all institutions attended including high school,Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Personal Information

Teacher,Professional Performer, Choreographer

1st Jul

English

Spanish Dance is the study of Flamenco and Classical Spanish dance. Students are trained in dance technique, dance education (teaching) and dance production. This concentration prepares dancers for a professional performance and/or teaching career

Application Form, Official transcripts for all institutions attended including high school,Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Personal Information

Teacher,Professional Performer, Choreographer

1st Jul

English

The Department of English offers the Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English as the cornerstone of studies in the humanities. This rich and versatile major provides students with a source of personal enrichment as well as verbal, analytical and cultural skills that are readily adaptable to a variety of careers. The English curriculum includes courses in literature, language, creative writing, technical and professional communication, rhetoric, cultural studies, digital media and film

Application Form, Official transcripts for all institutions attended including high school,Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Personal Information

Writer, Novelasit, Translator

1st Jul

English

The Department of English offers the Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English as the cornerstone of studies in the humanities. This rich and versatile major provides students with a source of personal enrichment as well as verbal, analytical and cultural skills that are readily adaptable to a variety of careers. The English curriculum includes courses in literature, language, creative writing, technical and professional communication, rhetoric, cultural studies, digital media and film

Application Form, Official transcripts for all institutions attended including high school,Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL, Personal Information

Interpreter,Secondary school teacher,Translator,Diplomatic service officer

1st Jul

a) University online application

b) $20 application fee

c) Official high school transcript, and graduation or school leaving document

d) Official SAT/ACT scores

e) Typical SAT score of 990 (SAT score of 1060 for new format), ACT 21

f) Average GPA 2.75

g) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.

h) Acceptance rate: 69.6% (2014)

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: USD 23,505

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at New Mexico State University is USD 13,500 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall-July 15, Spring-December 1

Graduate: Fall-March 1, Spring-October 1

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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University Stats

24580

Students

12025

Undergraduates

2825

Postgraduate

2520

Faculty Strength

9

Student Faculty Ratio

69
%

Acceptance Rate

$
23505

Tuition Fees

$
13500

Living Cost

$
1250

Other Fees

3.39

Avg. GPA

66
%

Avg. Percentage

1020

Avg. SAT

* All cost are in USD