Read more. According to CollegeNET’s Social Mobility Index ranking, NMSU ranks in the top 12 percent for schools that help improve their students’ economic status. Read more. 1 Credit (1) This lab-only listing exists only for students who may have transferred to NMSU having taken a lecture-only introductory astronomy class, to allow them to complete the lab requirement to fulfill the general education requirement. NMSU is one of the best institutions for Hispanics in the United States. (or is it just me...), Smithsonian Privacy These hands-on activities are presented in an understandable way, and are meant to increase appreciation for all of the exciting subjects our universe has to offer. Collection of digital items that celebrates the centennial of New Mexico's statehood in 2012. On Forbes’ most recent annual list of America’s Top Colleges, NMSU ranks 419th overall and 91st in the South. Read more. Jobs magazine. Read more. He was able to spark the community's interest in astronomy and science in general; this is an aspect of his career that the SAS strives to emulate. In the Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education’s Top 100 Colleges and Universities for Hispanics list, NMSU ranks 21st in total first major master’s degrees granted and 26th in first major bachelor’s degrees granted. This collection contains issues of newspapers published by the Agricultural Extension Service of New Mexico State University from 1912-1974. NMSU features some of the best online programs, with the College of Education leading the way. Making Rockets: MIX DRY Flying model rockets is a relatively safe and inexpensive way for students to learn the basics of forces and the response of a vehicle to external forces. The Zuhl collection showcases thousands of beautiful specimens of petrified wood, fossils and minerals. According to National Science Foundation Research Expenditures, NMSU consistently ranks in the top 20 percent of all U.S. institutions for physical sciences that includes disciplines such as astronomy, chemistry and physics. Read more. As a thriving center of higher education, deeply rooted in the southwestern tradition, its role as a comprehensive university is recognized throughout the state. Read more. Â© 2020 New Mexico State University - Board of Regents, Explore why New Mexico State University is consistently ranked among the nation's top university, No. This historical collection includes NMSU graduate academic catalogs from 1954 to the present. The rankings are based on assessment of excellence, graduation and retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources, graduation rate performance and alumni giving. It includes Circulars, Guides, Handbooks, Annual Data Reports, Research Reports and Bulletins, Technical Reports and Task Force Reports from 1890 to present. A recent Brookings Institute report places NMSU in the top 10 percent for value-added mid-career salary. For the fifth time in the last six years, New Mexico State University has been recognized as a top tier university. The NMSU Yearbooks collection consists of 95 editions of the student yearbook, from its first publication in 1907 to its final edition in 1992. NMSU features some of the best online programs, with the College of Education leading the way. To do this, the SAS participates in community outreach events with the goal of stimulating curiosity and providing opportunities for the public to observe and understand exciting phenomenon occurring in our universe. A land-grant institution that excels in teaching, research and public service, NMSU searches for innovation in classrooms, laboratories and throughout our communities. Located in Las Cruces, NM, New Mexico State University's 900-acre main campus is located at the crossroads of I-10 and I-25 in the Southern part of the United States. More than 500,000 photographic items from the Rio Grande Historical Collections, with materials that cover almost 150 years of image making in New Mexico and the Southwest and pertain to all aspects of the state's cultural heritage. This collection provides access to over 100 years of research-based information about agriculture, health, economics, family life and natural resources. 1 in the nation among peers for science and engineering funding, No. NMSU is a leading university for awarding degrees to minority students. NMSU Department of Astronomy: Clyde W. Tombaugh Papers The Clyde W. Tombaugh Papers collection consists of selected materials, including personal and professional correspondence, astronomical research and writings, and other items from the life and career of the NMSU astronomy professor and discoverer of Pluto.