New Mexico State University
#1353 Desirability Rank

New Mexico State University

University in the U.S.A.

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New Mexico State University is a public land-grant research university with its main campus in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Founded on September 17, 1888, it is the oldest public institution of higher education in the state of New Mexico and one of two flagship universities in New Mexico. Total enrollment across all campuses as of 2017 was 21,874, with branch campuses in Alamogordo, Carlsbad, Doña Ana County and Grants, and with extension and research centers across New Mexico.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

13,715

Acceptance

63%

Graduation Rate

46%

Median SAT Score

1050

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,875

Fees (in-state)

$1,212

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$40,300

Employed

84%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

12K

Under-Grads

10K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2850 Weddell Street, Las Cruces NM 88003-8001

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

47 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

What is New Mexico State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#368 World Rank
Engineering
#419 World Rank
Biology
#489 World Rank
Business
#316 World Rank
Computer Science
#399 World Rank
Mathematics
#523 World Rank
Education
#614 World Rank
Literature
#620 World Rank
Medical
#472 World Rank
History
#498 World Rank
Physics
#686 World Rank
Political Science
#690 World Rank
Chemistry
#516 World Rank
Psychology
#573 World Rank
Economics
#765 World Rank
Philosophy
#439 World Rank
Sociology
#561 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#452 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#492 World Rank
Anthropology
#791 World Rank
Nursing
#1203 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are New Mexico State University's Most influential alumni?

New Mexico State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Biology, and Business. New Mexico State University’s most academically influential people include Jim Bostic, Jerry Nuzum, and Bob Gaiters.

Jim Bostic

American basketball player

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Jerry Nuzum

American football player

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Bob Gaiters

American football player

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Kerry Locklin
Kerry Locklin

American football player and coach

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David W. King

American politician

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Jim Bradley

American football coach

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Fabián García

Mexican-American horticulturist

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Fredd Young

American football player

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Wendell McKines
Wendell McKines

American basketball player

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Kira Davis

American film producer

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Jim Germany

Player of American and Canadian football

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Chng Seok Tin

Visually-impaired artist from Singapore

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