McNeese State University

The McNeese State University is established in and located at Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 74 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The McNeese State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in McNeese State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Post-master’s certificate, Master’s degree in more than 24 Subject areas as well as 71 specializations.

Contact Details

4205 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

McNeese State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Post-master’s certificate
Master’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 20
Graduate application fee
: $ 20

Admissions & Requirements

McNeese State University Undergraduate application fees is $20 and Graduate application fees $20. Below table’s shows McNeese State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 450 550
SAT Math 490 560
ACT Composite 20 24
ACT English 20 25
ACT Math 19 24

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,254 $1,447 $477
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,254 $1,447 $477
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $15,156 $1,447 $1,370
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $4,794 $1,273 $674
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $4,794 $1,273 $674
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $15,696 $1,273 $1,880

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $7,230 $6,610 $6,384 $6,180
On campus, other expenses $3,628 $3,608 $2,890 $2,870
Off campus (not with family), room and board $8,790 $8,642 $8,326 $8,236
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,628 $3,608 $3,436 $3,400
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,628 $3,608 $3,436 $3,400


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Southland Conference
Basketball Southland Conference
Baseball Southland Conference
Cross Country/Track Southland Conference


Scholarship Name Majors Award amount Deadline Awards available
C. Marshall Abadie Memorial Scholarship Business Varies 1-Dec Varies
Calvin Hays‚ Jr. Accounting Scholarship Accounting Varies 1-Dec Varies
Colosky Family Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies 1-Dec Varies
Jordan Anne Harlow Memorial Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies 1-Dec Varies
McNeese Foundation Freshman Honor Award All Fields of Study $1,000 1-Dec Varies
McNeese Foundation Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies 1-Dec Varies

McNeese State University Majors with degree levels

The McNeese State University is up with semester based academics that offer 71 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 51 Majors
  • Master Degree : 18 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 5 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Natural Resources and Conservation

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


  Certificate Number of less than 1-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered
Associate Bachelor Masters Doctrate Number of Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-professional practice programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-other programs offered
Bilingual‚ Multilingual‚ and Multicultural Education‚ Other
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration‚ General
Educational/Instructional Technology
Special Education and Teaching‚ General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education‚ Multiple Levels
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Agricultural Teacher Education
Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
Education‚ Other


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about McNeese State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of McNeese State University College.