Back to Results
New Mexico State University

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Las Cruces, NM

Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Interested?

Interested in New Mexico State University? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Update my info
Your submission to Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has been sent.

Overview

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

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 6

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

32
Applied
12
Accepted
8
Enrolled
38%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
50
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 1st January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements BS in chemistry or biochemistry, minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements BS in chemistry or biochemistry, minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

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

32
Total Graduate Students
34%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 21.88%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 25%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 15.63%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3.13%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (68%)
Female (31%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time - 15
Part-time - 1
Male (12)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, physical chemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
6,336,693

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 30001, MSC 3C
Las Cruces, NM  88003-8001
United States
Contact Dr. Shelley Lusetti
Department Head
Email: slusetti@nmsu.edu
Phone: 575-646-2505
Fax: 575-646-2649

Update my info
Your submission to Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has been sent.
New Mexico State University
Update my info
Your submission to Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has been sent.
×