NMSU to get medical school

NMSU Campus

LAS CRUCES (KRQE) – New Mexico State University will be getting a medical school on its Las Cruces campus.

State and federal officials announced the partnership Monday.

It will be a privately financed school called Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine. But it is expected to have links to the university, including student housing and services.

It’s an $85 million project.

Construction on the building is set to begin next year.

About 150 doctors are expected to graduate from the school each year starting in 2020.

KRQE.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

  • http://bigonlinenews.com/faa-spaceport-and-virgin-galactic-sign-onto-agreement-needed-for-spaceflights-las-cruces-sun/ FAA, spaceport and Virgin Galactic sign onto agreement needed for spaceflights – Las Cruces SunBig Online News | Big Online News

    […] names ‘official’ hotel in southern NMThe UK Plans to Build its First Spaceport by 2018Spaceport gets green light for space flights var TubePressJsConfig = […]

blog comments powered by Disqus