Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences New Mexico State University

Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
73%
27%
student ratio
48
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
79%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sociology Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 21
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • 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

79% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 34
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 79
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Part-time Percentage52%
    • Full-time Percentage48%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino15%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian54%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native4%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown12%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEnvironmental sociology, borderland issues, sexualities, race and ethnicity, inequality
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$19,725

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology

College of Arts and Sciences
New Mexico State University

PO Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
United States

Dr. David LoConto

Head

Phone: 575-646-3448
Fax: 575-646-7601
Email: dloconto@nmsu.edu

Dr. Sandra Way

Graduate Director

Phone: 575-646-3448
Fax: 575-646-7601
Email: sway@nmsu.edu


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