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Number of Programs
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About McNeese State University

McNeese State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
It has a total enrollment of 7,647 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The acceptance rate at McNeese State University is 81.00% last year (undergraduate school).
McNeese State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Address4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, LA 70605
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of McNeese State University is 81.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 64.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate81.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)64.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$20
Graduate Application Fees$20

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at McNeese State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $8,382 for Louisiana residents and $16,420 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $8,349 for Louisiana residents and $16,386 for out-of-students.
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,382$16,420
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,349$16,386

Student Population

At McNeese State University, total 7,647 are attending classes. Among them, 951 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. McNeese has 6,998 students and the graduate school has 649 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,647
Undergraduate Students6,998
Graduate Students649
Online Enrollment951

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs66 Programs
Number of online programs24 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate

On-campus Services

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Placement services for completers
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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification