School of Nursing New Mexico State University

School of Nursing New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
110
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
69%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public/Community Health Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Nursing Administration Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

69% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 53
    • Accepted 37
    • Acceptance Rate 69
    • Enrolled 27
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNCLEX exam, BSN, minimum GPA of 3.0, course work in statistics, 3 letters of reference, writing sample, RN license, CPR certification, proof of liability, and immunizations, criminal background check
    • Doctoral's DegreesNCLEX exam, MSN, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of reference, writing sample, RN license, CPR certification, proof of liability, immunizations, and criminal background check, statistics course
    • 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 availableTeaching 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 Students110
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students110
    • Part-time Percentage89%
    • Full-time Percentage11%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino33%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian43%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage93%
    • Male Percentage7%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchWomen's health, community health, health disparities, nursing informatics and health care technologies, health care and nursing administration
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$61,386

Location & Contact

School of Nursing

New Mexico State University

PO Box 30001, MSC 3185
Las Cruces, NM 88003
United States

Dr. Pamela Schultz

Director

Phone: 575-646-3812
Fax: 575-646-2167
Email: pschultz@nmsu.edu

Dr. Becky Keele

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 575-646-3812
Fax: 575-646-2167
Email: bkeele@nmsu.edu


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