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New Mexico Tech, founded in 1889, is a public, technical institution. Its 320-acre main campus is located in Socorro, 75 miles south of Albuquerque.

Website: www.nmt.edu/

Public
Co-ed
1,321
Undergraduate
Students
(32.9%) 435 Women
(67.1%) 886 Men
511
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
80% of 1,143 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
August 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.73
SAT Math
642 average
590-690 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
632 average
580-690 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
23-29 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,688
Out-of-state: $40,056
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,156
Out-of-state: $23,524
Room and Board
$8,624
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Freshman Award
$12,511
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$20,771
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
128
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 32% of classes
10-19 students: 24% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Socorro Population
8,911
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Albuquerque
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
50% of all students
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
4.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.3% Asian
1.4% Black/African-American
32.0% Hispanic/Latino
3.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
52.3% White
1.7% Unknown
International Students
1.4% from 13 countries
First-Year Students Returning
75.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
72%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
33.0%
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