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Department of Family and Consumer Sciences College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences New Mexico State University

  • Las Cruces, NM
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 86%14%
    student ratio
  • 42
    total students
  • $5,398 | $18,821
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • March 1
    fall application deadline
  • 81%
    acceptance rate
  • 5 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Family And Consumer Science Education Master of Science (MS)
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Master of Science (MS)
    • Nutrition And Dietetic Science Master of Science (MS)
    • Family And Child Science Master of Science (MS)
    • Food Science And Technology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • 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? No
    • 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

81% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 16
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 81
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th November 30th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, 3 letters of reference, and resume, letter of interest
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$5,398
    • Out-of-state tuition *$18,821
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,310.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Full-time Percentage76%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino68%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian24%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchFood product analysis, childhood obesity, couple relationship education, military families, Latino college students
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$429,265

Location & Contact

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
New Mexico State University

PO Box 30003, MSC 3470
Las Cruces, NM 88003
United States

Dr. Esther Devall

Head

Phone: 575-646-3936
Fax: 575-646-1889
Email: edevall@nmsu.edu

Dr. Ann Bock

Coordinator

Phone: 575-646-1178
Fax: 575-646-1889
Email: abock@nmsu.edu



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