New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico Tech)
New Mexico Tech can be found in Socorro, NM, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. New Mexico Tech has an enrollment of approximately 1,800 students.
Many of the students admitted to this school had an SAT score within the range of 1120 to 1350, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 23 to 29. We were able to estimate the New Mexico Tech average GPA (3.28 - 3.57) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of 32 percent with 91 percent of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at nmt.edu.
Overall New Mexico Tech Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology was reported as 32.2% in Fall 2013 with over 1,090 college applications submitted to New Mexico Tech. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- New Mexico Tech ACT Scores: 23 - 29
- New Mexico Tech Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.57
How Hard Is It to Get into New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology?
Applicant Selectivity: High
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology has been on a downward trend over the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 79.3%
- 2010-2011: 31.9%
- 2011-2012: 70.4%
- 2012-2013: 70.8%
- 2013-2014: 32.2%
- Projected New Mexico Tech Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 52.4%
How Does New Mexico Tech Compare?
The acceptance rate for New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology is seventy-two percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|St John's College||82.4%|
|Fort Lewis College||87.5%|
|Adams State University||52.6%|
|Lubbock Christian University||94.9%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- High School Class Rankings are Recommended
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Recommended
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to New Mexico Tech (Fall 2013)
|English||22 - 30|
|Math||24 - 29|
|Composite Score||23 - 29|