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Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 14,296
Undergraduate 11,675
Graduate 2,621
Men 6,209
Women 8,087

NMSU Student Population

There are 14,296 students including 11,675 undergraduate and 2,621 graduate students at New Mexico State University-Main Campus for academic year 2019-2020. By attending status, there are 11,100 full-time and 3,196 part-time students with gender distribution of 6,209 male and 8,087 female students. New Mexico State University-Main Campus is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 1,602 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

New Mexico State University-Main Campus has a total enrollment of 14,296 with a gender distribution of 43.43% male (6,209 students) and 56.57% female (8,087 students). There are 5,119 male and 6,556 female students in undergraduate school and 1,090 male and 1,531 female students are attending graduate school at New Mexico State University-Main Campus.
Student Population By Gender
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalMenWomen
Total14,2966,2098,087
Undergraduate11,6755,1196,556
Graduate2,6211,0901,531
Full-time11,1004,8446,256
Part-time3,1961,3651,831
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main Campus 2020 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

New Mexico State University-Main Campus has 11,100 full-time and 3,196 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 9,740 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 1,935 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 1,360 students are full-time and 1,261 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total14,29611,1003,196
Undergraduate11,6759,7401,935
Graduate2,6211,3601,261
Men6,2094,8441,365
Women8,0876,2561,831
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main Campus Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At New Mexico State University-Main Campus, 1,775 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 4,469 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 14,296 students. In undergraduate schools, 5,138 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 1,106 students are attending some online courses.
2020 Distance Learning Enrollment
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total14,29611,6752,621
Online Exclusively1,775966809
In Some Online Classes4,4694,172297
Not In Online Classes8,0526,5371,515
[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 293 American Indian/Native American, 3,846 White, 350 Black/African American, 235 Asian, 8,260 Hispanic, 20 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 254 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalMenWomen
Total14,2966,2098,087
American Indian/Native American293119174
Asian235112123
Black/African American350197153
Hispanic8,2603,3514,909
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander20119
White3,8461,7032,143
Two More301142159
Race Un-Known218112106
[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
Total14,29611,6752,621
Under 182832830
Age 18-193,8763,8760
Age 20-213,2453,21629
Age 22-242,5842,074510
Age 25-291,7481,038710
Age 30-34928472456
Age 35-39591265326
Age 40-49603248355
Age 50-64352142210
Over 64866125
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] New Mexico State University-Main Campus 2020 Age Distribution of Enrollment