New Mexico State University Alamogordo: Review & Facts

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New Mexico State University Alamogordo is a small two-year, public school with 3,175 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1958 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Alamogordo, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
34
At New Mexico State University Alamogordo you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

New Mexico State University Alamogordo implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 34 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Business, Education, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
50%
New Mexico State University Alamogordo student retention rate is low at 50% (below New Mexico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at New Mexico State University Alamogordo is very low - 12%.

Student to faculty ratio at New Mexico State University Alamogordo is reasonably decent, 20:1. Find out more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,100
Average tuition costs are low, around $5,000 a year. The additional fees at New Mexico State University Alamogordo not covered by tuition are approximately $100; which comes to a total of $5,100 per academic year.

Read the details about New Mexico State University Alamogordo 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at New Mexico State University Alamogordo is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at New Mexico State University Alamogordo and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (575) 439-3600 or check New Mexico State University Alamogordo Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
New Mexico State University Alamogordo offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at New Mexico State University Alamogordo, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at New Mexico State University Alamogordo.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at New Mexico State University Alamogordo. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, New Mexico State University Alamogordo seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

New Mexico State University Alamogordo Location and Maps



Post Address: New Mexico State University Alamogordo, 2400 North Scenic Drive, Alamogordo, New Mexico 88310, USA
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