New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Rankings

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In the World#1014 of 14178
In North America#323 of 2629
In the United States#289 of 2528
In New Mexico#3 of 12
In Socorro#1 of 1
In Geology#234 of 5,175

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
80%
Average SAT
1275
Average ACT
26
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
1,324
Graduates
511
Male:Female Ratio
63:37
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
nmt.edu

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate80%84%74%
Applicants1,143675468
Admissions912565347
Freshmen enrolled full time25016882

96 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

75 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
84 or 34%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1170
or below

75% of them
had 1380
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology are 1170-1380 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
222 or 89%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology are 23-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White958 (53%)
Hispanic486 (27%)
Nonresident Alien122 (7%)
Asian75 (4%)
Two or more races60 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native37 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown36 (2%)
Black or African American30 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$7,131
Students receiving aid
98%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$6,826$7,130
Tuition in-state$6,826$7,160
Tuition out-of-state$22,194$23,585
Fee in-district$1,330$1,310
Fee in-state$1,330$1,310
Fee out-of-state$1,330$1,310

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity807
Combined charge for room and board$8,624

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Mechanical Engineering7324
Chemical Engineering37
Petroleum Engineering2791
Computer Science2512
Electrical and Electronics Engineering185
Materials Engineering138
Mining and Mineral Engineering511
Physics, General141
Mathematics, General105
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education15
Biology & Biological Sciences, General102
Civil Engineering, General11
Geology & Earth Science, General541
Hydrology and Water Resources Science72
Environmental & Environmental Health Engineering44
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing7
Physical Sciences7
Chemistry, General222
Psychology, General5
Engineering & Industrial Management23
General Studies22
Biomedical Sciences, General4
Business Administration and Management, General2
Geochemistry2
Biotechnology1
Grand Total42811138
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%47%62%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,434
Citations
233,570

Publication count by topic

Geology
1,600
Materials science
977
Physics
740
Chemistry
621
Computer science
620
Environmental science
596
Mathematics
255
Engineering
249
Biology
140
Economics
76
Geography
60
Medicine
35
Psychology
33
Sociology
26
Business
25
History
20
Art
9
Political science
6
Philosophy
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology12577,878
Environmental science35423,231
Physics56236,176
Materials science91021,486
History911151
Computer science97213,205
Economics9783,882
Mathematics9959,167
Engineering11524,120
Chemistry117521,509
Geography1463838
Art151925
Biology19466,243
Business2265449
Sociology2287210
Philosophy28782
Psychology2888703
Political science362918
Medicine4044307

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199047727
199163811
199282909
199388971
199475963
1995651122
1996911205
19971001352
1998821595
19991131867
20001111995
20011282488
20021392735
20031543355
20041873982
20052044703
20062205867
20072206492
20082607779
20092639074
20102289785
201122711272
201222512770
201323814403
201425314290
201522815017
201622115195
201725116231
201824814024
201925115719
202026615733

General info

Alternative namesNMT
New Mexico Tech
New Mexico School of Mines
Founded1889
WikipediaNew Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Colorssilver, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May. Also Summer Session (June - August)
Total FTE staff797
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address801 Leroy Place
Socorro, New Mexico, 87801
United States
City population9,000
Phone8004288324
Fax+1 (575) 835 5989

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