College of Health and Social Services New Mexico State University

College of Health and Social Services New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
81%
19%
student ratio
310
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
78%
acceptance rate
1 Department and Program
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Graduate Certificate
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
      Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 90
    • Doctoral Degrees 17
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 5
    • * 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

78% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 180
    • Accepted 142
    • Acceptance Rate 78
    • Enrolled 84
  • 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 Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or MAT
    • 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 availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching 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 Students310
    • Female Percentage81%
    • Male Percentage19%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students310
    • Part-time Percentage48%
    • Full-time Percentage52%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino43%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage83%
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchU.S.-Mexico border health issues, women's and multicultural health issues, hospice care, advanced practice nursing roles, evidence-based practice, outreach and clinical judgment, family preservation, women's issues, multicultural issues
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$464,454

Location & Contact

College of Health and Social Services

New Mexico State University

PO Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
United States

Dr. Donna Wagner

Dean

Phone: 575-646-3526
Fax: 575-646-6166
Email: dlwagner@nmsu.edu

Graduate Admissions

Phone: 575-646-3121
Email: admissions@nmsu.edu

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