New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Socorro, NM

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Socorro, NM

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Tuition & Fees

$8,361

$24,190

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
670
25th
570
75th
700
25th
580
75th
30
25th
21
75th
29
25th
23
75th
30
25th
23
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undergraduateRatios

67%

male

33%

female

11

students

1

faculty

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Not Selective

96%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,694
Declined 60
Total Received 1,754
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Public

1,479

undergraduate students

644

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, founded in 1889, is an undergraduate and graduate university specializing in science and engineering education and research. Its campus is located in Socorro, 75 miles south of Albuquerque.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 2,123
Established in 1889
Coeducational Coeducational

Social Networks

320-acre main campus in Socorro (population: 8,440), 75 miles from Albuquerque. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Albuquerque.

  • Campus Setting: Small town

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM
87801

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
50%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
89%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
40%
Top 1/4
69%
Top 1/2
92%
Bottom 1/2
8%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
670
25th
570
75th
700
25th
580
75th
30
25th
21
75th
29
25th
23
75th
30
25th
23

Admissions Facts

Application fee $15
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Application deadline (priority deadline) March 1
Application deadline (final deadline) August 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Not used

Not Selective

96%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,694
Declined 60
Total Received 1,754

Admissions Factors

Required

Admission test scores
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
Secondary School Record
Secondary School GPA

Recommended

Completion of college-prepatory program
Secondary School Rank
Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Internships
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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Financial Aid

78%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$7,889

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $7,031
Room & board $8,624
Additional fees $1,330
Books & supplies $600
Total $17,585
Average Financial Aid - $7,889
Total with Avg. Aid $9,696

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,350,241
State $178,416
Institutional
Other external $53,304
Total $2,581,961

Non-need-based

Federal
State $3,142,780
Institutional $3,132,668
Other external $420,937
Total $6,696,385
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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 800 428-TECH
F: 575 835-5959
financial_aid@nmt.edu

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Applied Mathematics, General.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biomedical Sciences, General.
Biotechnology.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Chemical Engineering.
Chemistry, General.
Civil Engineering, General.
Computer Science.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Engineering/Industrial Management.
Environmental Science.
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering.
General Studies.
Geochemistry.
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
Geophysics and Seismology.
Hydrology and Water Resources Science.
Information Technology.
Materials Engineering.
Mathematics, General.
Mechanical Engineering.
Mining and Mineral Engineering.
Petroleum Engineering.
Physical Sciences, General.
Physics, General.
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing.
Psychology, General.
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Mechanical Engineering
  2. Petroleum Engineering
  3. Electrical Engineering

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

2,123

total students

86%

in-state

14%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

70%

1,479
students

Female
33%
493

Male
67%
986

30%

644
students

Female
46%
297

Male
54%
347

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

81%

1,205
students

Female
30%
359

Male
70%
846

19%

274
students

Female
49%
134

Male
51%
140

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Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
1%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
31%
Hispanic/Latino
51%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

11%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.50
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 15

Summer: June 1

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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