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New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Socorro, NM, USA
3.71 Average Rating

The New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is a doctoral-level university that focuses on STEM disciplines, including information technology, computer science, physics and civil engineering. The campus is situated in the Rio Grande Valley, which features an 18-hole golf course. The university also conducts various research initiatives based on-campus. These include analyzing the scientific data of lightning, cloud physics, and water chemistry based on experiments from the nearby Magdalena Ridge Observatory. On-campus research also includes quantifying data that is transmitted from the school’s volcano observatory in Antarctica on the active Mount Erebus.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
87%
Out-Of-State Students
11%
0
100
22%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1191
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019
Other June 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
1,895
Total Number of Undergrads
1,412
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
20%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
47%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,741
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$7,770
Out-of-State Tuition
$22,268
0
100
82%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,883
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
70%
30%
Student Organizations
55
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Albuquerque
Denver
Houston
Santa Fe
San Francisco
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
72%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$61,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.71 Average Rating
The learning environment is excellent. There is help whenever you need it. Everyone is very sociable.
Levi
New Mexico Tech is a very good School, and has one of the most difficult curriculum I've seen. However, the reputation of the school with companies across the globe has allowed graduates from this school to easily acquire high paying jobs. So, though the school may be very tough, it is worth it in the end.
Marc from Socorro, NM