Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
30%
70%
student ratio
23
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
76%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • History Master of Arts (MA)
    • Public History Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

76% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 13
    • Accepted 10
    • Acceptance Rate 76
    • Enrolled 5
  • 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 July 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum of 12 upper-division history credits, writing sample, minimum 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 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 Students23
    • Female Percentage30%
    • Male Percentage70%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students23
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Full-time Percentage70%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino35%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEuropean history, U.S. history (early and recent), history of science, public history, east Asian history, U.S. southwestern and border history, new Mexico history, Latin American history, environmental
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$48,853

Location & Contact

Department of History

College of Arts and Sciences
New Mexico State University

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

Dr. Mark Cioc-Ortega

Department Head

Phone: 575-646-4601
Fax: 575-646-6096
Email: mcioc@nmsu.edu

Dr. Margaret Malamud

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 575-646-4310
Fax: 575-646-6096
Email: mmalamud@nmsu.edu


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