New Mexico State University-Alamogordo

New Mexico State University-Alamogordo

Alamogordo, NM
location
Public
type
Small
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
3,371
total students
$2,232 | $5,184
in-state | out-of-state tuition
Rolling
fall application deadline
79%
acceptance rate
Non-competitive
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
Not
Reported
sat math
Not
Reported
sat reading
Not
Reported
sat writing
Not
Reported
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's
Associate's
  • Area and ethnic studies
    • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Business/marketing
    • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Business/Commerce
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Office Occupations and Clerical Services
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Communication technologies
    • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Computer and information sciences
    • Computer Programming
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Information Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Construction trades
    • Electrician
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Education
    • Early Childhood Education
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Education
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering
    • Pre-Engineering
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering technologies
    • Biomedical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services
    • Criminal Justice/Safety
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Law/legal studies
    • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Liberal arts/general studies
    • General Studies
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Mechanic and repair technologies
    • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Public administration and social services
    • Human Services
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Visual and performing arts
    • Fine/Studio Arts
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Graphic Design
      Associate Degree offered for this major.

Admissions

79% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied449
    • Accepted355
    • Acceptance Rate79%
    • Enrolled3,371
    • Female Applicants248
    • Females Accepted197
    • Female Acceptance Rate79%
    • Male Applicants201
    • Males Accepted158
    • Male Acceptance Rate78%
  • Applying
    • Application Fee$20
    • Required for All Transcript of high school record
      Minimum high school GPA of 2
    • Required for Some
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman2.73
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
    • Fall freshmen Yes
    • Out-of-state Fall freshmen Yes
    • Early decision plan Not Reported
    • Other early decision plan Not Reported
    • Transfer Yes
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$2,232
    • Out-of-state tuition *$5,184
    • In-district tuition$1,872
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student fees$96
    • Room and board *Not Reported
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNo
    • Tuition pre-payment planNo
    • Tuition payment plans offeredDeferred paymentsDeferred payments and Installments
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionEmployees or children of employees, Senior Citizens

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students3,371
    • Male Student Percentage36%
    • Female Student Percentage64%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino37.67%
    • Black or African American4%
    • White or Caucasian43.84%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native3.14%
    • Asian2.28%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander.12%
    • Two or more races1.07%
    • Unknown5.87%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International BreakoutNot Reported
    • Out-of-state Students15% out-of-state student

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available No
    • Housing Requirements Not Reported
    • Housing options Not Reported
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing Not Reported
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper No
    • Drama / theater group Yes
    • Student-run radio station No
    • Student-run television station No
    • Marching band No
    • Choral groups Yes
  • Student Services
    • Legal services No
    • Health clinic No
    • Personal / psychological counseling No
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities No
    • Greek sororities No
    • Local fraternities No
    • Local sororities No
    • Other organizations No
    • Most popular organizations Student Nurse Association, Student Media Solutions, Social Science Club, League of United Latin American Citizens - Young Adult, Student Veterans of America-Alamogordo
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Not Reported
    • Students patrols Not Reported
    • Late-night transport / escort services Not Reported
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Not Reported
    • Other Not Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty158
    • Full-time Percentage34%
    • Part-time Percentage66%
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
    • Student:Faculty Ratio20:1 or 1,793 students to 89 faculty

Location & Contact

2400 North Scenic Drive
Alamogordo, NM 88311-0477
USA

Ms.Elma Hernandez

Coordinator of Admissions and Records

Phone: 575-439-3700
Email: advisor@nmsua.nmsu.edu


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