|Admission Standards||Very High|
|Applicant Competition||Very High|
Can I get into New Mexico Tech? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 398 out of 1,628 applicants or 24% were admitted making New Mexico Tech a very highly competitive school to get into with a low chance of acceptance for typical applicants. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores. Of those applicants which were admitted, 85% chose to enroll. This indicates that admission to the school is highly desireable and it may be a primary choice for many students.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||570|
|SAT Math 25th||590|
|SAT Composite 25th||1160|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||680|
|SAT Math 75th||710|
|SAT Composite 75th||1390|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology?
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1160 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1045. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1275 out of 1600. 28 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1390 and Above||Good||>35%|
|1275 to 1390||Avg +||24%-35%|
|1160 to 1275||Avg -||16%-24%|
|1045 to 1160||Reach||10%-16%|
|Less than 1045||Low||<10%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||24|
|ACT Composite 25th||23|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||29|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||29|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into New Mexico Tech?
Admission data indicates that New Mexico Tech regularly accepts students with ACT's of 23 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 88 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|29 and Above||Good||>35%|
|26 to 29||Avg +||24%-35%|
|23 to 26||Avg -||16%-24%|
|20 to 23||Reach||10%-16%|
|Less than 20||Low||<10%|
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||80%||86%||85%|
What are the requirements for admission to New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=187967 IPEDS survey data for New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.