New Mexico State University-Main Campus (out-of-state)


Overall, New Mexico State University-Main Campus is known for being a fairly selective selective school. They receive approximately 11,900 applications each year . The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 55 percent which equates to about 6,500 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. But, when the year begins, only about 2,180 or 34% of the applicants who received the letter of acceptance from New Mexico State University-Main Campus choose to register. The ratio of the candidates who applied is 42% and 57% for males and females respectively. However, of the freshmen enrolled, 56% were typically women and 43% were men. Applicants are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to New Mexico State University-Main Campus when filling out the application. Most often, an ACT score between 18 - 23 or an SAT score between 950 - 1,150 is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual credit. New Mexico State University-Main Campus’s undergraduate application fee is $20. To apply to New Mexico State University-Main Campus, you are required to send these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students have completions of a college-preparatory program.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
11,903
Male 5,047
Female 6,856

 

Acceptance
6,497
Male 2,636
Female 3,861

 

Enrollment Total
2,178
Male 957
Female 1,221


Acceptance Rate
54.6%
Male
52.2%
Female
56.3%

 

Yield
33.5%
Male
36.3%
Female
31.6%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$20


Graduate

$40



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program

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