New Mexico State University – Dona Ana

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General Information

Admission Office


PO Box 30001

Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001

(575) 527-7710

Fax: (575) 527-7515

Contact: Becky Ordunez

Coordinator, Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 30001

Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001

(575) 527-7500

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,588


Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

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

Applicants to radiology technology, EMT-paramedic, and respiratory care programs selected on basis of COMPASS scores, Health Occupations Aptitude Test scores, resume, 3 letters of recommendation, clinical observation, and interview. Applicants to nursing program selected on basis of Nursing entrance exam scores and completion of requirements. COMPASS required for placement if ACT or SAT not taken.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Landscaping A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Fashion Merchandising A
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Marketing Management A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A
Computer Science A
Data Processing Technology A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A
Electrician A
Lineworker A
Plumbing C


Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A


Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Library Science

Library Assistance A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A

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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