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Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 14,227
Undergraduate 11,575
Graduate 2,652
Men 6,014
Women 8,213

NMSU Student Population

There are 14,227 students including 11,575 undergraduate and 2,652 graduate students at New Mexico State University-Main Campus for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 10,861 full-time and 3,366 part-time students with gender distribution of 6,014 male and 8,213 female students. New Mexico State University-Main Campus is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 1,729 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

New Mexico State University-Main Campus has a total enrollment of 14,227 with a gender distribution of 42.27% male (6,014 students) and 57.73% female (8,213 students). There are 4,942 male and 6,633 female students in undergraduate school and 1,072 male and 1,580 female students are attending graduate school at New Mexico State University-Main Campus.
Student Population By Gender
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalMenWomen
Total14,2276,0148,213
Undergraduate11,5754,9426,633
Graduate2,6521,0721,580
Full-time10,8614,6056,256
Part-time3,3661,4091,957
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main Campus 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

New Mexico State University-Main Campus has 10,861 full-time and 3,366 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 9,466 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,109 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 1,395 students are full-time and 1,257 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total14,22710,8613,366
Undergraduate11,5759,4662,109
Graduate2,6521,3951,257
Men6,0144,6051,409
Women8,2136,2561,957
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main Campus Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At New Mexico State University-Main Campus, 1,729 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 6,002 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 14,227 students. In undergraduate schools, 6,405 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 1,326 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total14,22711,5752,652
Online Exclusively1,729823906
In Some Online Classes6,0025,582420
Not In Online Classes6,4965,1701,326
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main Campus Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at New Mexico State University-Main Campus. There are 330 American Indian/Native American, 3,854 White, 377 Black/African American, 182 Asian, 8,215 Hispanic, 22 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 217 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalMenWomen
Total14,2276,0148,213
American Indian/Native American330118212
Asian18279103
Black/African American377203174
Hispanic8,2153,2844,931
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander22715
White3,8541,6692,185
Two More327141186
Race Un-Known1547678
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main CampusRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at New Mexico State University-Main Campus.
Age Distribution
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total14,22711,5752,652
Under 183123120
Age 18-193,7803,7800
Age 20-213,5703,53535
Age 22-242,3781,870508
Age 25-291,710968742
Age 30-34958471487
Age 35-39592255337
Age 40-49573235338
Age 50-64294108186
Over 64604119
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main Campus 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment