School of Education New Mexico Highlands University

School of Education New Mexico Highlands University

Las Vegas, NM
location
Public
type
Small
setting
78%
22%
student ratio
422
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
August 1
fall application deadline
97%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Master of Arts (MA)
    • Curriculum And Instruction Master of Arts (MA)
    • Professional Counseling Master of Arts (MA)
    • Educational Leadership Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 125
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

97% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 114
    • Accepted 111
    • Acceptance Rate 97
    • Enrolled 111
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $15
    • Application Fee - International $15
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline August 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 540 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students422
    • Female Percentage78%
    • Male Percentage22%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students422
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Full-time Percentage38%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino45%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian35%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native6%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage65%
    • Part-time Percentage35%
    • Female Percentage65%
    • Male Percentage35%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMiddle school curriculum, integrated computer applications for pre-service classroom teachers, adolescent literacy, narrative cognitive modes in New Mexico multicultural setting, math and math education
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Education

New Mexico Highlands University

PO Box 9000
Las Vegas, NM 87701
United States

Dr. Belinda Laumbach

Interim Dean

Phone: 505-454-3146
Fax: 505-454-8884
Email: laumbach_b@nmhu.edu

Diane Trujillo

Administrative Assistant for Graduate Studies

Phone: 505-454-3266
Fax: 505-426-2117
Email: dtrujillo@nmhu.edu


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