Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
42%
58%
student ratio
31
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
58%
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 8
    • 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 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 12
    • Accepted 7
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • 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 Degrees12 undergraduate 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 Students31
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students31
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Full-time Percentage58%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino32%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian58%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage91%
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Female Percentage36%
    • Male Percentage64%

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
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$51,039

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. William Storm

Interim Department Head

Phone: 575-646-4601
Fax: 575-646-6096
Email: wstorm@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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