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  • NMSU is a Public and CBU is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • CBU has more expensive tuition & fees ($33,478) than NMSU ($21,770).
  • It is harder to admit to NMSU than CBU.
  • CBU has higher submitted SAT score (1,050) than NMSU (1,050).
  • CBU has higher submitted ACT score (60) than NMSU (60).
  • NMSU has more students with 14,289 students while CBU has 10,486 students.
  • NMSU has more full-time faculties with 808 faculties while CBU has 324 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - New Mexico State University-Main Campus and California Baptist University.
NMSUvs.CBU
Las Cruces, New MexicoLocationRiverside, California
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$6,686
Out-Of-State$21,770
Tuition & Fees$33,478
8,842 (75.66%)Number Receiving Financial Aid6,728 (85.65%)
$10,038Average Amount of Financial Aid$15,354
63.84 %Acceptance Rates77.08 %
39.04 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)36.38 %
1,050SAT Score1,095
60ACT Score64
47 %Graduation Rate55 %
-Transfer-out Rate28 %
74 %Retention Rate76 %
14,289Student Population10,486
808Number of Faculties324
17 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services