New Mexico Military Institute: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of New Mexico Military Institute general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
New Mexico Military Institute admission requirements are pretty competitive; in 2015-16 this school accepted only 40 percent of the applicants.

The college does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

New Mexico Military Institute usually will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

New Mexico Military Institute requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at New Mexico Military Institute is $85.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Ability Test is a typical element of the application. 42 percent of applicants at New Mexico Military Institute took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 390 to 580 on Critical Reading, from 420 to 600 on Math, and from 370 to 550 on Writing. It looks like if you have got above 530 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 510 in SAT Writing, that should make you safe for being accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading

SAT Math

SAT Writing

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is usual step of the application process at New Mexico Military Institute. 54% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 15 to 25 on Composite, from 14 to 25 on English, and from 15 to 26 on Math. Thus, if you have got above 23 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, and 24 in ACT Maththen it good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite

ACT English

ACT Math

Contact Admissions

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to New Mexico Military Institute, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (575) 622-6250 or check New Mexico Military Institute Website

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