The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • McNeese is a public and UIW is a private (not-for-profit) school and both are four-years schools.
  • UIW has more expensive tuition & fees ($33,100) than McNeese ($16,418).
  • It is harder to admit to McNeese than UIW.
  • McNeese has a higher submitted SAT score (1,080) than UIW (1,040).
  • McNeese has higher submitted ACT score (22) than UIW (20).
  • UIW has more students with 7,917 students while McNeese has 7,284 students.
  • UIW has more full-time faculties with 340 faculties while McNeese has 258 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - McNeese State University and University of the Incarnate Word.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
McNeeseUIW
Vote to see the other's choices.
McNeesevs.UIW
Lake Charles, LouisianaLocationSan Antonio, Texas
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
Master's degreeHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$8,380
Out-Of-State$16,418
Tuition & Fees$33,100
84% ($6,283)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)78% ($17,779)
$6,283Average Amount of Financial Aid$17,779
62.24 %Acceptance Rates93.85 %
64.36 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.75 %
1,080SAT Score1,040
22ACT Score20
42 %Graduation Rate58 %
30 %Transfer-out Rate28 %
72 %Retention Rate75 %
7,284Student Population7,917
258Number of Faculties340
21 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

Related Articles and Ads