McNeese State University

McNeese State University is located in Louisiana, Baton Rouge.

It is ranked as #87 in Best Regional University in South Coast.

It is a public University.

McNeese State University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Acceptance rate at McNeese State University for undergraduate program was 70.32%.

Last year, 3224 students applied for undergraduate program and 2267 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 70.32% makes it not so competitive to get admission.

649 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

287 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 233 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

McNeese State University had 7736 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

190 students were enrolled in top 6 Masters degree programs.

McNeese State University offers 20 graduate programs specialization.

McNeese State University does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is not so competitive.

Plus, connections and partnerships with local industries and businesses in a thriving economy create opportunities for chemistry majors to find jobs immediately after graduation. For chemistry majors, jobs vary widely. Criminal justice master’s jobs require research, analytical and critical-thinking skills. Completing the criminal justice master’s program at McNeese may help you earn higher salaries over the course of your career and qualify for promotions or other jobs. With a graduate degree, you may qualify for criminal justice master’s jobs such as probation and parole officers, juvenile justice specialists, patrol officers, security analysts, criminologists, police department supervisor, district attorney, crime scene investigator and forensic psychologist.


McNeese State University has been ranked 87.

Washington College rankings place McNeese State University at number 390


Acceptance Rate: 80.74%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $13,740

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $13,185

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $6,822

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $4,138

McNeese State University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Registered Nurse : 41
Kinesiology and Exercise Science : 28
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 24
Psychology : 22
Criminal Justice, Safety Studies : 16

McNeese State University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Business Administration and Management -MBA : 102
Kinesiology and Exercise Science : 76
Registered Nurse : 70
Psychology : 59
Criminal Justice, Safety Studies : 39