School of Social Work New Mexico State University

School of Social Work New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
87%
13%
student ratio
149
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 16
fall application deadline
67%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 52
    • 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? Yes
    • 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

67% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 108
    • Accepted 73
    • Acceptance Rate 67
    • Enrolled 59
  • 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 February 16th February 16th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
    • 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 *
    • 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 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, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students149
    • Female Percentage87%
    • Male Percentage13%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students149
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Full-time Percentage83%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino54%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian33%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty17
    • Full-time Percentage71%
    • Part-time Percentage29%
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMental health, gerontology, community-based social work, domestic violence, immigration
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$8,694

Location & Contact

School of Social Work

New Mexico State University

PO Box 30001, MSC 3SW
Las Cruces, NM 88003
United States

Dr. Tina Hancock

Director & Associate Dean

Phone: 575-646-3043
Fax: 575-646-4116
Email: thancock@nmsu.edu

Dr. Timothy Barnett-Queen

Coordinator, MSW Program in Las Cruces

Phone: 575-646-8053
Fax: 575-646-4116
Email: trbqueen@nmsu.edu


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