New Mexico State University Carlsbad

College Degree Finder

General Information

Admission Office

1500 University Drive

Carlsbad, NM 88220

(575) 234-9223

Fax: (575) 885-4951

[email protected]

Contact: Michael Cleary

Vice President for Student Services
Main Address

1500 University Drive

Carlsbad, NM 88220

(575) 234-9200

Total undergrads: 1,858

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 260

Degree-seeking undergrads: 854


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $15

Online application fee: $15
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special admission process for nursing applicants; ACT and prerequisite courses required.

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Heritage interpretation A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Film Production/Cinematography C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services C
Business – General A
Office Clerical Services A,C

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism C

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications C
Data Processing Technology C
Networking C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry C


Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A
Teacher Assistance A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Hazardous Materials Information Systems C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Prenursing A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Applied science A
Natural Sciences A

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology A,C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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