New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology: Review & Facts

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New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is a small four-year, public school with 2,105 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1889 and is the only school located in Socorro, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
At New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology you can receive your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Natural Resources and Environment, Chemistry, Education, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
74%
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology student retention rate is fair at 74% (well above New Mexico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is low: 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is pretty good -- 12:1. Read more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,400
Average tuition charges are fairly high - around $15,700 per year. The additional fees at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology not covered by tuition are approximately $700; this totals $16,400 per year.

Read the details about New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
71%
As reported in recent data, 665 applications were submitted and 471 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,800
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 700 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: about $2,800 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Location and Maps



Post Address: New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 801 Leroy Place, Socorro, New Mexico 87801, USA
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