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New Mexico State University - Alamogordo

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New Mexico State University - Alamogordo is a public institution situated in Alamogordo, New Mexico. NMSU Alamogordo is located in the countryside, which is perfect for students who enjoy a rural lifestyle.

235 Full-Time Undergraduates
$2,328 Avg In-State Tuition

Where Is New Mexico State University - Alamogordo?


Contact details for NMSU Alamogordo are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2400 North Scenic Drive, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: 575-439-3600

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Can I Afford NMSU Alamogordo?

$2,328 In-State Tuition
3% Take Out Loans
3.9% Loan Default Rate
For the 2021-2022 academic year, part-time NMSU Alamogordo students paid $97 per credit hour if they lived in-state. Out-of-state students paid $225 per credit hour. The costs for full-time students are given in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $2,328 $5,400
Fees $192 $192
Books and Supplies $1,240 $1,240

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At NMSU Alamogordo, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $8,648 a year. That adds up to $34,592 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at NMSU Alamogordo is 3.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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New Mexico State University - Alamogordo Undergraduate Student Diversity

235 Full-Time Undergraduates
60% Women
54% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 946 undergraduate students at NMSU Alamogordo, with 235 being full-time and 711 being part-time.


Gender Diversity

Of the 235 full-time undergraduates at NMSU Alamogordo, 40% are male and 60% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of New Mexico State University - Alamogordo students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 9
Black or African American 10
Hispanic or Latino 83
White 102
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 31

Online Learning at New Mexico State University - Alamogordo

589 Took All Classes Online
785 Took At Least One Class Online
-8.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 785 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at NMSU Alamogordo has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of NMSU Alamogordo

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at New Mexico State University - Alamogordo was -8.0%. This is the #706 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at NMSU Alamogordo regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

New Mexico State University - Alamogordo Trade School Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist 10 0 0 10
General Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 0 10 0 10
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 0 3 4 7
Welding Technology/Welder 7 0 0 7
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 4 0 0 4
Electrical, Electronic & Communications Engineering Technology 0 2 0 2
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0 1 0 1
Biomedical Technology 0 0 0 0
Energy Systems Technology/Technician 0 0 0 0
Solar Energy Technology/Technician 0 0 0 0
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 21 16 4 41

New Mexico State University - Alamogordo Trades

In 2021-2022, New Mexico State University - Alamogordo awarded 98 undergraduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards by award type for each trade program. Basic certificates are awards that are completed in less than a year, and undergraduate certificates are those awards that take between one and four years.

Major Basic Certificates Undergrad Certificates Associate’s Bachelor’s
Allied Health Professions 0 0 1 0
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 10 0 0 0
Electronics Engineering Technology 0 0 2 0
Health Sciences & Services 0 0 10 0
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 4 0 0 0
Precision Metal Working 7 0 0 0
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 0 4 3 0
Total 49 12 37 0


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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