The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • HBU is a private (not-for-profit) and McNeese is a public school and both are four-years schools.
  • HBU has more expensive tuition & fees ($35,500) than McNeese ($16,418).
  • It is harder to admit to McNeese than HBU.
  • HBU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,145) than McNeese (1,080).
  • HBU has higher submitted ACT score (25) than McNeese (22).
  • McNeese has more students with 7,284 students while HBU has 3,963 students.
  • McNeese has more full-time faculties with 258 faculties while HBU has 131 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Houston Baptist University and McNeese State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
HBUMcNeese
HBUvs.McNeese
Houston, TexasLocationLake Charles, Louisiana
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedMaster's degree
Master's College and University (medium programs)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
$35,500Tuition & Fees
In-State$8,380
Out-Of-State$16,418
92% ($22,899)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)84% ($6,283)
$22,899Average Amount of Financial Aid$6,283
69.01 %Acceptance Rates62.24 %
11.64 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)64.36 %
1,145SAT Score1,080
25ACT Score22
47 %Graduation Rate44 %
41 %Transfer-out Rate28 %
71 %Retention Rate72 %
3,963Student Population7,284
131Number of Faculties258
16 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio21 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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