NMSU Carlsbad Online FAQs

What is the difference between NMSU Carlsbad Online and NMSU Online?

NMSU Carlsbad Online provides information of our campus Online programs. NMSU Online (NMSU-O) is a technical campus that provides information for all programs offered in the system. NMSU-O offers more that 70 Associate, Bachelors, Masters, and Certification programs. To learn about programs throught the system, please visit the NMSU-O website.

What are Online courses?

Online courses are courses you may take from the comfort of your own home without having to physically be on campus.

Am I required to be a registed student of NMSU-O or may I keep my current campus status?

In order to get first dibs on online course related to your program of study, you must be a registered NMSU-O student.

Are Online courses easier than face-to-face courses?

Nope. Online courses offer the same curriculum and assignments as any face-to-face course. The only difference is that you must come to campus for face-to-face courses and online courses do not require you to be on campus.

How do I know if I am ready to take Online courses?

Please take this Online Program Readiness Survey to see if you are ready for Online Classes.

Do you plan on offering more Online programs in the future?

Yes! We will update our program list as it changes.

How do I apply?

If you would like to apply for admissions, select “APPLY NOW” to begin the application process.