New Mexico State University Carlsbad

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1500 University Drive

Carlsbad, NM 88220

(575) 234-9223

Fax: (575) 885-4951



Contact: Michael Cleary

Vice President for Student Services
Main Address

1500 University Drive

Carlsbad, NM 88220

(575) 234-9200

artemis.nmsu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,858

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 260

Degree-seeking undergrads: 854

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

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

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering

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.

New Mexico State University-Carlsbad Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (575) 234-9200
Website: carlsbad.nmsu.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://carlsbad.nmsu.edu/admissions/
Address: 1500 University Drive, Carlsbad, NM 88220
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,921
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,101 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $2,068
Out-of-state Tuition: $4,108
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 74%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,910

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

New Mexico State University-Carlsbad Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at New Mexico State University-Carlsbad.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 32
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 31
Construction Trades 22
Education 3
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 44
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 42
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Precision Production 11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 2
Grand total 2423

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at New Mexico State University-Carlsbad and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $2,068
Out-of-state $4,108
Books and supplies $1,240

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 75 74%
Grant or scholarship aid 75 74% $4,910
Student loan aid 4 4% $6,928

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 536 30% $5,980
Federal student loans 171 10% $6,771

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for New Mexico State University-Carlsbad. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled New Mexico State University-Carlsbad students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

New Mexico State University-Carlsbad Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,921
Undergraduate enrollment 1,921
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

New Mexico State University-Carlsbad Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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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