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University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Albuquerque, NM
University Website: www.unm.edu
Apply Online: www.unm.edu/apply/
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The University of New Mexico at Albuquerque (officially University of New Mexico, although also commonly referred to as UNM-Albuquerque, UNM, or New Mexico) is a public research university located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in the United States. It is the state's flagship research institution. It is the largest post-secondary institution in the state in terms of total enrollment across all campuses as of 2012, as well as one of the state's largest employers.

Founded in 1889, it offers bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and professional degree programs in a wide variety of fields. Its Albuquerque campus currently encompasses over 600 acres (2.4 km²), and there are branch campuses in Gallup, Los Alamos, Rio Rancho, Taos, and Los Lunas.Coordinates: 35°05′02″N 106°37′07″W / 35.08389°N 106.61861°W / 35.08389; -106.61861

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $18,761.00 avg tuition

1700 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 277-0111

Apply online Admissions:
www.unm.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
finaid.unm.edu/

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Statistics:
Applied 11,220
Admitted 7,459 66%
Enrolled total 3,604
Full Time: 3,477
Part Time 127
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 480 620
SAT Math 480 620
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 19 25
ACT English 18 25
ACT Math 18 25
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 74%
4-year graduation rate 10%
6-year graduation rate 43%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $4,651.00 $4,651.00 $18,761.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,158.00 $1,158.00 $1,158.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $242.00 $242.00 $830.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $5,191.00 $5,191.00 $19,279.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,190.00 $1,190.00 $1,190.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $266.00 $266.00 $853.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,068.00 $8,518.00 $3,572.00
Other Expenses $3,572.00 $4,774.00 $3,572.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $20.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $958.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 97%
Percent receiving grant aid 95%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,777.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 27%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,705.00

University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X X
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X
Environmental Design/Architecture X
Landscape Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
American Indian/Native American Studies X
American/United States Studies/Civilization X X
Asian Studies/Civilization X
Latin American Studies X X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Health Teacher Education X X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X X
Secondary Education and Teaching X X
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
Technical Teacher Education X
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Civil Engineering, Other X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Construction Engineering X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering Science X
Manufacturing Engineering X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Nuclear Engineering X X
Water Resources Engineering X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
Rhetoric and Composition X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General X X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X X
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Comparative Literature X
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X X
Linguistics X X
Portuguese Language and Literature X
Russian Language and Literature X
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X X
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Medical Scientist X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X
Physician Assistant X
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Corrections X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astrophysics X
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Materials Science X
Optics/Optical Sciences X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X X
Art/Art Studies, General X X
Dance, General X X
Digital Arts X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Music Performance, General X X
Playwriting and Screenwriting X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X

Scholarships for Students in New Mexico

Name Amount Deadline
Central New Mexico Section Scholarship/Scholarship Reentry-SWE $1,250 February 15, 2017
Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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