2013-2014 Tuition and Fees

Please Note: See the Current Registration Guide for information on payment options, deadlines, and refund schedules.

2013-2014 Academic Year

Resident In-District

$76 per credit hour + $4 activity fee = $80 ($912 for 12-18 credits + $48 activity fee = $960). Please Note: Each credit after 18 credits is calculated based on a per credit hour rate.

New Mexico residents living in the following ZIP CODE areas will be classified as “in-district” for tuition purposes:

  • 88310
  • 88311
  • 88325
  • 88330
  • 88337
  • 88342

Resident Out-Of-District

$91 per credit hour + $4 activity fee = $95 ($1092 for 12-18 credits + $48 activity fee = $1,140). Please Note: Each credit after 18 credits is calculated based on a per credit hour rate.

New Mexico residents not living in the “in-district” designated ZIP CODE areas above will be classified as “out-of-district” for tuition purposes.

Non-Resident

$211 per credit hour + $4 activity fee = $215 ($2,532 for 12-18 credits + $48 activity fee = $2,580). Please Note: Each credit after 18 credits is calculated based on a per credit hour rate.

Students who do not meet the New Mexico resident requirements established by the State of New Mexico Commission on Higher Education for all New Mexico colleges are classified as non-residents for tuition purposes.  (During the fall or spring semester non-resident students taking 6 or fewer credits are charged the resident out-of-district rate.)

Senior Citizens

New Mexico residents who age 65 or older may be eligible for reduced tuition rate of $5.00 per credit hour + the $4.00 per credit hour student fee (=$9.00 per credit hour). Additional special course fees and lab fees may apply. Senior citizens may register for a maximum of six (6) credits at the reduced rate. Per state law, senior citizens who take more than 6 credits must pay full price for all credits based on in-district or out-of-district residency.

Active Duty Military

$76 per credit hour + $4 activity fee = $80 ($912 for 12-18 credits + $48 activity fee = $960). Please Note: Each credit after 18 credits is calculated based on a per credit hour rate.
Non-resident U.S. & Foreign active duty personnel stationed in New Mexico and their military dependents are considered in-district/in-state for tuition purposes if they have completed the proper paperwork. Active duty US & Foreign military and their dependents who attend NMSU for the first time or who return after an absence from NMSU must obtain a Resident Tuition Application for Active Duty Military (U.S.- White Form. Foreign – Yellow Form) from NMSU-A’s Holloman Education Office or the NMSU-A Admissions/Records Office and return the completed application to them prior to registration. Students who register online must have this paperwork completed prior to registration or they will be charged out-of-state tuition.

U.S. Military Tuition Assistance

U.S. Active Duty Military personnel and their families, who plan to attend under the Tuition Assistance Program or MYCAA program must have the required Tuition Assistance Forms completed with all necessary signatures prior to registration. The student must present the form and necessary payment to the cashier at registration.

Veterans Educational Assistance

Students who plan to use Veterans Benefits must have courses approved by an Academic Advisor prior to registration. All new students should pick up application packets in the Veterans Office located in Student Services.

Agency/Employer Assistance

If an agency or employer assumes responsibility for your tuition and/or books, at registration you must provide written verification signed by the responsible party, designating the maximum amount of payment.

Fees

  • Activity Fee: $4 per credit hour
  • Courses with any ONLINE component: $15 per credit hour
  • Admissions Fees:
    • $20-(non-refundable) for first time NMSU students
    • $50-(non-refundable) for first time NMSU International students
  • Late Registration Fees: $25.00
  • Payment Plan Fee : $10 per month (per semester until balance is paid in full)
  • Degree Application Fee:
    • $25 – each associate’s degree
    • $10 – each certificate
  • Late Degree Application Fee: $25-additional fee (non-refundable)

All Fee are subject to change.

Please Note: A $20 penalty is charged for all checks not honored by the bank. If the check is not honored a second time, NMSU-A will NOT accept your personal check.

Course Fees

Note: Not all courses with fees are listed.

COURSETITLEFee
ART 1552-D FUNDAMENTALS$40
ART 1563-D FUNDAMENTALS$40
ART 161DIGITAL IMAGING I$40
ART 163DIGITAL GRAPHICS$40
ART 165WEB PAGE DESIGN$40
ART 265SCULPTURE IA$20
ART 267ART PORTFOLIO PREPARATION$40
ART 269ADV COMP BASED ILLUST$40
ART 272DIGITAL IMAGING II$40
ART 275CERAMICS IA$40
ART 276CERAMICS I B$40
ART 294SPCL TOPICS IN STUDIO: Advanced Ceramics$40
ASTR 105GTHE PLANETS$10
ASTR 110GINTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMY$10
AUTO 103AUTO MECHANIC FUNDMNTLS$50
AUTO 115AUTO ENGINE REPAIR$50
AUTO 120ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS$50
AUTO 122AUTOMOTIVE BRAKES$50
AUTO 124AUTO HEATING AND AC$50
AUTO 125BRAKES$50
AUTO 126SUSPENSION, STEERING, AND ALIGNMENT$50
AUTO 129AUTO STEER AND SUSP$50
AUTO 132AUTOMOTIVE AIR-CONDITIONING AND HEATING SYSTEMS$50
AUTO 205MAN DRV TRN AND AXLES$50
AUTO 206AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS$50
BIOL 101GLHUMAN BIOLOGY LAB$10
BIOL 111GLNAT HIST LIFE LAB$10
BIOL 211GLCELL/ORG BIOL LAB$10
BIOL 221 LINTRO MICROBIOL LAB$10
BIOL 225HUMAN ANATOMY/PHYS I$10
BIOL 226HUMAN ANATOMY/PHYS II$10
BMGT 216BUSINESS MATH$10
CHEM 110GPRINC & APPL OF CHEM$10
CHEM 112GGENERAL CHEMISTRY II$10
CMT 115PHOTOGRAPHY/IMAGING$40
CMT 160MODELING AND ANIMATION$40
CMT 182ENVIR MOD/SHAD/LIGHT$40
CMT 190DIG VID PROD I$40
CMT 2603D SPECIAL EFFECTS$40
CMT 265PERSONAL CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT$40
CMT 290ADV 3D ANIM WRKSHP$40
CMT 291ADV 3D ANIM WKSHP B$40
COLL 155SPECIAL TOPICS: Math Study Skills for Electrical$20
COLL 155SPECIAL TOPICS: Math Study Skills for AC Circuits$20
E S 110GINTRO ENVIRON SCI$10
E T 104SOLDERING TECHNIQUES$20
E T 120COMP AND PRES. SOFTWARE$20
E T 155NETWORK OPERATING SYS I$20
E T 182DIGITAL LOGIC$20
E T 184 LAPPLD AC CIRCUITS LAB$20
E T 230INTRODUCTION TO SERVO SYSTEMS$20
E T 256NETWORK OPERATING SYS III$20
E T 262SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGY I$20
E T 272ELECTRONIC DEVICES II$20
E T 276ELECTRONIC CMNCNS$20
E T 277FUNDAMENTALS OF NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS II$20
E T 283HARDWARE PC MAINTENANCE$20
E T 284SOFTWARE PC MAINTENANCE$20
GEOL 111GSURVEY OF GEOLOGY$10
NURS 180THE ADULT CLIENT I$185
NURS 185PHRMGTHR INTERVENT I$55
NURS 270THE ADULT CLIENT II$125
NURS 275PHARM INTERVENTIONS II$55
NURS 280WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUES$125
NURS 282 LPRCTM:MGT CLIENT CARE$125
NURS 283PEDIATRIC NURSING$125
NURS 284 LPRACTICUM: PRECEPTORSHIP$125
NURS 285PHARM INTERVENTIONS III$125
OEBM 141MED ELEC AND SAFETY$20
OEBM 200BIOMEDICAL PRACTICUM$125
OEBM 210BIOMEDICAL CLINICAL$20
OEEM 101CPR HEALTH CARE$15
OEEM 120 LEMT-BASIC LAB$45
OEEM 150 LEMT- INTRMED LAB$130
OEEM 218PED ADV LIFE SUPPORT$15
OEEM 219ADV CARD LIFE SUPPORT$15
OEET 152ELCTRCL APPRNTCHP II$50
OEET 154ELCTRCL APPRNTCHP IV$50
OEET 252ELCTRCL APPRNTCHP VI$50
OEET 254ELCTRCL APRNTCHP VIII$50
OEPT 100PHOTOGRAPHICS I$40
OETS 104BASIC MATH FOR TECHS$20
P E 102BEG WGHT TRAINING$15
P E 130BEGINNING SWIMMING$20
P E 131AQUA AEROBICS$20
P E 134LIFEGUARD TRAINING$20
P E 202INTRMD WEIGHT TRNG$15
P E 276INTERMEDIATE AQUA AEROBICS$20
PHYS 211GLGEN PHYSICS I LAB$10
WELD 102WELDING FUNDAMENTALS$100
WELD 140INTRO TO GTAW (TIG)$100
ART 160$40
CMT 223$40