Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering College of Engineering New Mexico State University

Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering College of Engineering New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
30%
70%
student ratio
53
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
44%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (MS Ch E)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 8
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

44% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 43
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 44
    • Enrolled 11
  • 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 1st November 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Female Percentage30%
    • Male Percentage70%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Part-time Percentage13%
    • Full-time Percentage87%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino23%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSeparations, advanced materials, computer modeling and simulation, energy, biomaterials, polymers/rheology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$829,360

Location & Contact

Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering

College of Engineering
New Mexico State University

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

Dr. David Rockstraw

Academic Department Head

Phone: 575-575-646-1213
Fax: 575-646-7706
Email: drockstr@nmsu.edu

Dr. Hongmei Luo

Graduate Student Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 575-646-4204
Fax: 575-646-7706
Email: hluo@nmsu.edu


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