Interested?

Interested in Department of Physics? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Contact School
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Overview

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology / Department of Physics is located in Socorro, NM, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Atmospheric physics
Master of Science (MS) Physics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mathematical physics
Master of Science (MS) Instrumentation
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Astrophysics

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

16
Application Fee - Domestic
30
Application Fee - International
No
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline September 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 540

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cloud physics, stellar and extragalactic processes
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM  87801
United States
Contact Michelle Creech-Eakman
Chair
Email: mce@kestrel.nmt.edu
Phone: 575-835-5809
Fax: 575-835-5707