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The New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

The New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM 87801
(800) 428-8324

Founded in 1889, the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is a public 4-year institution. New Mexico Tech is located in Socorro, NM. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of New Mexico. It offers students two certificates, two degrees at the associates level, 21 degrees at the bachelors level, 17 masters level degrees, and ten degrees at the doctoral level. 1,775 students pursued degrees from the 28 programs at this school in 2010. This school offers subjects including mechanical engineering and business writing. NMT is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. New Mexico Tech is one of 28 public post-secondary institutions in New Mexico.

Admission

1,178 students applied to NMT in 2010. This school admitted one-third of the applicants or 377 students. About 25% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

1,178 students applied to NMT in 2010. This school admitted one-third of the applicants or 377 students. About 25% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 32%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 26%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 35%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this public school had 1,775 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this public school had 1,775 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1207
  • Total Enrolled Female: 568
  • Undergraduate Male: 942
  • Undergraduate Female: 443
  • Graduate Male: 261
  • Graduate Female: 129

Faculty Demographics

New Mexico Tech has 171 teachers. Approximately 73% of faculty are full-time, approximately 26% of teachers are part-time, and close to 73% of instructors are men.

Faculty Demographics

New Mexico Tech has 171 teachers. Approximately 73% of faculty are full-time, approximately 26% of teachers are part-time, and close to 73% of instructors are men.

  • Male: 126
  • Female: 45
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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