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New Mexico State University
New Mexico State University

Graduate Program

Welcome to the information page for the New Mexico State University Department of Mathematical Sciences Graduate Program. If you need further information, please contact us at gradcomm@nmsu.edu. Thank you for your visit.

Prospective Graduate Students

The Department of Mathematical Sciences offers both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. We currently have about 60 graduate students and 28 tenure track faculty. Most of our graduate students are supported by full assistantships valued at $16,600 - $17,000 for the 2008-2009 academic year. This includes health care provided by the university. The department is very active in research, with over 200 papers reviewed by the AMS in the past 5 years. The research groups in our department include:

New Mexico State University is located in Las Cruces NM, a city of about 100,000. We are 40 miles from El Paso, a large urban center, and one of the safest large cities in America. Las Cruces has been placed on several lists of the best small cities to live in the United States. The climate and surrounding nature are beautiful, and there are a wide variety of sporting options available, including hiking, swimming, golf, and tennis. Surprisingly, the city is still much more affordable than many others. For further information on the area click here.

Degree Requirements

How to Apply

Students need to submit an application to the university with NMSU Graduate Admissions at: http://gradadmissions.nmsu.edu. Please read the application instructions carefully.


Last modified: 2014-03-07 13:53:09 leisher