Matriculation (10 percent). Student and alumni evaluation (25 percent). WRITER: Linda Fresques, 575-646-7416, Tell us a little about yourself and we'll provide you with more information about the College of Engineering. Best Value Schools uses five categorized factors to determine rankings. Average SAT and GRE scores of admitted students reported to NCES. Data supplied by PayScale for average mid-career salary of professions who have earned specific degrees. New Mexico State University is ranked #241 in National Universities. Goddard Hall Room 202 “Not only are we highly ranked in value of those engineering colleges that are presently in the top 50 Value schools of engineering, we are in a select group that strives for excellence in research, teaching and service to society,” said Antonio Garcia, associate dean of academics and George W. Lucky, Professor of Chemical Engineering. With 18,000 degree-granting institutions of higher education worldwide evaluated, NMSU ranked 770th and earned a national rank of 184th this year. The value of a degree program includes near-term and long-term factors. Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence. For a complete list of the rankings, along with the methodology used, visit New Mexico State University's ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #241. However for each pillar, only institutions ranked in the top 500 overall or the top 500 in this pillar have a publicly visible score Investment return (25 percent). Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003 NMSU also ranks third highest among 15 peer institutions with engineering colleges of similar size and composition. NMSU also ranks third highest among 15 peer institutions with engineering colleges of similar size and composition. The number of students retained in the program after the freshman year and the amount of time needed for graduation provided by NCES data. This is calculated using data provided by the National Center for Educational Statistics’ College Navigator and the NCES Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. The New Mexico Alliance for Minority Participation 2020 Virtual Student Research Conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 9. Email: A program’s cost, or net price, comprises tuition and fees, textbooks and supplies. 1100 South Horseshoe Near-term value includes any support or services that are available through the university. Its in-state tuition and fees are $8,044; out-of-state tuition and fees are $25,666. NMSU’s College of Engineering net price is $10,299 per year. Best Value Schools publishes college degree rankings based on the net cost and value of a degree program. The College of Engineering at New Mexico State University has been ranked 12th among the 50 Best Value Engineering Schools for 2019 from a total pool of more than 500 eligible engineering schools. “Engineering colleges need to be highly ranked overall because the pace of technology development and competitiveness of the global economy demands that engineering colleges draw from talent over the full spectrum of social and economic diversity.”. Net price and the availability of financial aid, as reported by the National Center for Education Statistics’ IPEDS survey. (575) 646-ENGR NMSU’s ranking is above that of close by competing engineering schools: The University of New Mexico, ranked at 18; and the University of Texas at El Paso, ranked at 27. Cost value (25 percent). Approximately 60 percent of evaluations reported by current and graduated students on websites like Rate My Professor and Students Review and 40 percent of reviewed data from PayScale. Andrew McGinnis, a NMSU electrical engineering student, works in a clean room on a nanosatellite. © 2018 New Mexico State University - Board of Regents Scroll to Top Explore rankings data for New Mexico State University (Main campus) All ranked institutions have an overall score and 4 pillar scores.