January 8, 2015 by Tiffany Acosta, NMSU News Center
For the third consecutive year, New Mexico State University has been ranked as one of the Best Online Education Programs according to U.S. News & World Report.
NMSU is 65th in Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs, 157th in Best Online Graduate Education Programs and 161st in Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.
In the fall, NMSU was honored as a top university for awarding degrees to Hispanic students for the fifth consecutive year. Diverse: Issues in Higher Education publishes annual rankings of the Top 100 producers of associate, bachelor’s and graduate degrees issued to minority students, and NMSU moved into the top 10 in bachelor’s degrees awarded in education to Hispanics, ranking seventh.
Additionally, NMSU ranked 25th in bachelor’s degrees in engineering and 28th in bachelor’s in business management, marketing and related support services to Hispanics.
Forbes recognized NMSU as one of America’s Top Colleges in 2014. On the list of 650 institutions, NMSU ranked 442 overall, 104 in the South, 135 in best public research and 165 in best national research.
According to the Washington Monthly National Universities rankings, NMSU was listed among the best colleges in the country and was the highest-rated institution in the state at 104 in the national rankings for 2014.
For a complete list of the U.S. News & World Report rankings, along with the methodology used, visit usnews.com.