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New Mexico State University

College of Health and Social Services

Las Cruces, NM

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Overview

New Mexico State University / College of Health and Social Services is located in Las Cruces, NM, in a suburban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Graduate Certificate)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing
Master of Social Work (MSW) Social work
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nursing practice
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 74
Doctoral Degrees 20
Other Advanced Degrees 9

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

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

274
Applied
235
Accepted
97
Enrolled
86%

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 July 1st Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE or MAT

International Students

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

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

216
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 43.06%
Black or African American 5.56%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.24%
Asian 2.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2.78%
Unknown 1.39%

Gender

Male (20%)
Female (79%)

Faculty

56
Total faculty
Full-time - 37
Part-time - 19
Male (13)
Female (43)

Research

Focus of faculty research: U.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:
395,146

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM  88003-8001
United States
Contact Dr. Sonya Cooper
Dean
Email: socooper@nmsu.edu
Phone: 575-646-3526
Fax: 575-646-6166

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