You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $4,500
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Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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Las Cruces, a town of 102,000, is located in southern New Mexico where the sun shines practically every day. Opportunities for mountain climbing, backpacking, hunting, desert exploring, and fossil hunting abound. For day trips, within a three hours driving distance, you can choose between the native beauty of White Sands National Monument, the ski slopes in Ruidoso, or cave exploring in the Carlsbad Caverns. Annual events throughout the region include the Whole Enchilada Festival, the Hatch Chili Festival, the International Hot Air balloon Festival (first two weekends of October), and the Southern New Mexico State Fair.
Campus Location - NMSU is at the foot of the Organ Mountains and along the banks of the Rio Grande. Las Cruces is 225 miles south of Albuquerque, NM, 275 miles east of Tucson, AZ an 42 miles west of El Paso, TX.
Nursing, social work, and educationLimitations
Classes in community health and environmental and occupational health require permission. Professional Golf Management and some courses in Art may have limited enrollment.Unique Academic Programs
Aerospace Sciences: Aerospace Studies
Agriculture: Agricultural Biology, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Chemical Sales, Agricultural Communications, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Journalism, Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Technology Management, Agriculture Biology, Agronomy, Animal Sciences, Golf Course Management, Horse Management, Livestock Production, Pest Management, Plant Genetics, Plant Pathology, Soil Science, Water Management
Area Studies: Art Studies, Chicano/Mexican American Studies, Latin American Studies, Native American Studies, U.S. - Mexico Border Health Issues
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art History, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Computer Graphics, Digital Arts, Drawing, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Studio Art
Athletics: Athletic Training, Coaching
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Botany/Plant Sciences, Entomology, Human Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Wildlife Biology, Zoology
Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Business Education, Entrepreneurship, Finance/Banking, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management, Marketing, Marketing, Retailing and Merchandising, Pro-Golf Management, Public Relations, Secretarial Administration/Science, Transportation Management
Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry
Communications: Communication, Journalism, Mass Communication
Consumer and Family Studies: Child Consumer and Family Studies, Consumer Sciences/Services, Family Science/Services, Home Economics
Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science
Earth Sciences: Astronomy, Geology
Education: Home Economics, Physical Education
Engineering: Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geological Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Survey Engineering
English: Creative Writing, English, Linguistics
Environmental Studies: Conservation, Conservation Biology, Environmental Biology, Environmental Geology, Environmental Management, Environmental Sciences, Fisheries Science, Natural Resources/Science/Management, Range Management/Resources, Wildlife Biology/Science, Wildlife Management
Fashion: Apparel/Fashion Merchandising, Textiles and Clothing
Food Science: Food Science, Food Services Management, Nutrition
Foreign Language: French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
General Studies: Individualized Degree Program, Interdisciplinary Studies
Geography and Urban Studies: City Planning, Community Development, Geography, Surveying
Health and Safety Sciences: Community Health, Environmental Health, Gerontology, Health Services Administration, Health Services/Hospital Administration and Management, Kinesiology
Hospitality and Tourism: Hotel/Restaurant Management, Hotel/Travel Administration, Tourism Management
Information Studies: Computer Programming, Computer Science, Information Science, Information Services, Information Systems
International Studies: International Relations, International Studies
Mathematics: Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics
Military Sciences: Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC, Military Sciences
Performing Arts: Dance, Music, Music Education, Music Performance, Music Theory and Composition, Theater Arts/Drama
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy, Religious Studies
Physics: Applied Physics, Energy Studies, Geophysics, Physics
Political Science: Government, International Affairs/Relations, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs
Psychology: Counseling, Psychology
Recreation: Commercial Recreation Management, CommunityRecreation Management, Professional Golf Management
Sociology/Social Work: Sociology, Womens Studies
Speech Pathology and Audiology: Communication Disorders, Speech Pathology and Audiology
Technology: Civil Engineering Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Technology, Construction Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Engineering Technology, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Radiologic Technology
Theater: Performance and Directing
Figures are current as of 7/10/2017.
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.