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New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology / Department of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering is located in Socorro, NM, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Petroleum engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Petroleum engineering

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required



Application Fee - Domestic
Application Fee - International
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline June 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 540

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans


Focus of faculty research: Enhanced recovery processes, drilling and production, reservoir evaluation, produced water management, wettability and phase behavior
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM  87801
United States
Contact Dr. Corey Leclerc
Phone: 575-835-5293
Fax: 575-835-5210