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New Mexico State University-Main Campus

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Acceptance Rate 55 %
SAT Average 1,050
Tuition & Fees $23,767
($7,301)
Student Population 14,289
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,038

Academic Overview

New Mexico State University-Main Campus Campus, Las Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University-Main Campus is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Las Cruces, New Mexico. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $7,301 for New Mexico residents and $23,767 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 14,289 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 55% and the graduation rate is 48% last year.
The salary after graduation from New Mexico State University-Main Campus varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of New Mexico State University-Main Campus are $7,301 for New Mexico residents and $23,767 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $5,926 for in-state students and $18,275 for out-of-state students.
New Mexico State University-Main Campus 2021 Tuition & Fees
New Mexico ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate$7,301$23,767
Graduate$5,926$18,275
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at NMSU. The acceptance rate of NMSU is 55% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 34%. The average graduation rate is 48% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $10,038 and 75% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 14,289 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for New Mexico State University-Main Campus is 55 %.
Acceptance Rate
55%
Graduation Rate for New Mexico State University-Main Campus is 48 %
Graduation Rate
48%
Retention Rate for New Mexico State University-Main Campus is 74 %
Retention Rate
74%
Student Population for New Mexico State University-Main Campus is 14,289
Student Population
14,289
Student to Faculty Ratio for New Mexico State University-Main Campus is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,038 at New Mexico State University-Main Campus.
Financial Aid Amount
$10,038

Offered Degrees

NMSU offers 192 major programs through online and on-site education where 40 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree8912
Post Bachelor's Degree106
Master's Degree6016
Post Master's Degree62
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship243
Doctor's degree - professional practice11

Special Learning Opportunities

New Mexico State University-Main Campus offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,009)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,902)

Veterans Benefits

New Mexico State University-Main Campus has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges