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New Mexico State University

Department of Art

Las Cruces, NM

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New Mexico State University

Overview

New Mexico State University / Department of Art is located in Las Cruces, NM, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Studio art
Master of Arts (MA) Art history

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required
Thesis exhibit

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
7
Accepted
3
Enrolled
44%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
50
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 20th Not reported No
Spring deadline November 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio (for MFA); 10-20 page paper (for MA)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
94%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 36.84%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.26%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.26%

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time - 10
Part-time - 3
Male (3)
Female (10)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Art history, painting, graphic design, sculpture, ceramics, photography
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
5,789

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 30001, MSC 3572
Las Cruces, NM  88003
United States
Contact Dr. Julia Barello
Department Head
Email: jbarello@nmsu.edu
Phone: 575-646-2728
Fax: 575-646-8036