New Mexico State University-Main Campus

Las Cruces, NM 88003

Located in Las Cruces, New Mexico, New Mexico State University-Main Campus is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of New Mexico State University System that operates 5 campuses in Alamogordo, Carlsbad, Las Cruces, Grants, Las Cruces.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 7618 and 4541 students were accepted.

New Mexico State University-Main Campus in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,956 and fees $1,138. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $18,514 and $1,138 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated MSN
  3. Masters degrees (MSN)
  4. Doctoral degrees (DNP, PhD)
  5. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 118
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 13
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 2
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 15

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from New Mexico State University-Main Campus

Dona Ana Community College
0.38 miles away
Vista College
3.22 miles away
The University of Texas at El Paso
38.08 miles away
Vista College
39.48 miles away
El Paso Community College - Meep
40 miles away
El Paso Community College At Mission Del Paso
50.63 miles away
Western New Mexico University
95.74 miles away
University of New Mexico-Main Campus
193.53 miles away
Career Enrichment Center
194.2 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1941 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
10/07/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current

Admissions

60%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading400 to 530
SAT: Math420 to 540
SAT: Writing400 to 520
ACT Composite18 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price

$10,213

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,701
30k to 48k$8,803
48k to 75k$10,605
75k to 110k$13,448
Over 110k$13,483
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $207.00 $771.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $227.00 $792.00

Student Population

12,027

Undergrads

2,825

Graduates

8,069

Women

6,783

Men

77%

Full-time

23%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
52%
White
30%
Non-resident alien
8%
Black/African American
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and New Mexico state board of nursing
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
2850 Weddell Street
Las Cruces, NM 88003
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