Student Population by Gender

New Mexico State University-Main Campus has a total 14,432 enrolled students. By gender, 6,513 male and 7,919 female students (male-female ratio: 45:55) are attending NMSU.
11,713 students have enrolled in undergraduate programs and 2,719 students joined graduate programs at NMSU.
Total Student Enrolled In Academic Year 2017-2018 at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total14,43211,7132,719
Men6,5135,3261,187
Women7,9196,3871,532

Student Distribution by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, 4,148 White, 407 Black and 204 Asian students out of total 14,432 are attending at New Mexico State University-Main Campus. Comprehensive enrollment statistic data by race/ethnicity is shown in next chart.
All Students Undergraduate Graduate
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (all students) at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Undergraduate) at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Graduate) at New Mexico State University-Main Campus

Transfer-in Students (Undergraduate)

Among 11,713 enrolled in undergraduate programs, 529 are transfer-in students. The percentage of transfer-in students is 4.52%.464 students have transferred in as full-time status and 65 students transferred in as part-time status.
Transfer-in Students Population by Attendance Status at New Mexico State University-Main Campus

Student Age Distribution

All Students Undergraduate Graduate
By age category, 305 students are younger than 18 and 49 students are older than 65 at New Mexico State University-Main Campus. NMSU has 10,288 students aged under 25 and 5,202 students aged 25 and over out of 15,490 total students.
Students Age Distribution by Gender at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
In undergraduate programs, 305 students are younger than 18 and 31 students are older than 65. NMSU has 9,732 undergraduate students aged under 25 and 2,794 students aged 25 and over.
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
It has 556 graduate students aged under 25 and 2,408 students aged 25 and over.
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at New Mexico State University-Main Campus
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at New Mexico State University-Main Campus

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At New Mexico State University-Main Campus, 1,580 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 4,191 students are enrolled in some online courses.
All StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online Courses Enrolled in Some Online Courses
All Students14,4321,5804,191
Undergraduate11,7138883,800
Graduate2,719692391
Online Courses Student Enrollment at New Mexico State University-Main Campus

Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Online Courses

1,118 students lived in New Mexico or jurisdiction in which the school is located are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 462 students live in other State or outside of the United States.
New Mexico ResidentsOther States in U.S. Outside of U.S.
All Students1,11844814
Undergraduate7001853
Graduate41826311
Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Distance Learning Course

Members In WAC

New Mexico State University-Main Campus is a member of Western Athletic Conference (WAC). Check and Compare to other members.


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