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 2,150 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1889 and is the only school located in Socorro, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Fair
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, Physics, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
75%
Good
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.

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology student retention rate is fair at 75% (well above New Mexico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is low: 46%.

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
$19,200
High
Average tuition charges are fairly high - around $18,100 per year. The additional fees at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology not covered by tuition are approximately $1,100; this totals $19,200 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
24%
Hard
As reported in recent data, 1,628 applications were submitted and 398 were accepted, so it is quite challenging 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' SAT and ACT test scores at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,800
Low
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 find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 900 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: around $2,800 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology appears to be a relatively safe 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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