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Address4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, LA 70605
Phone337-475-5000
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

2021 Tuition & Fees and 2022 Estimation

For undergraduate school, the 2021 tuition and fees of McNeese State University are $8,382 for in-state students and $16,420 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2021 tuition and fees are $8,349 for in-state students and $16,386 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2022 tuition & fees are $8,672 for Louisiana residents and $16,705 for out-of-state students based on the tuition changes over the past five years. The estimated 2022 graduate school tuition & fees are $8,584 for Louisiana residents and $16,618 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $45,000. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where the Engineering program shows the highest salary with $65,900 after graduating.
2020-21 Tuition & Fees2021-22 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,382$16,420
Graduate$8,349$16,386
*Updated with 2021 tuition data: source: NCES (National Center for Education Statistics)
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,672$16,705
Graduate$8,584$16,618
The estimation for 2021-2022 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2021 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at McNeese State University is 81% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 64%. The average SAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 1,125.
The average graduation rate is 47%. Total 7,647 students are attending the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in the next table.
2021 Key Academics Statistics at McNeese
Admission Stats »81% Acceptance Rate / 64% Yield
Test Scores »1,125 SAT / 22 ACT
Graduation Rate »47%
Transfer-out Rate28%
Retention Rate70%(full-time), 50% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio5.00% (20 to 1)
Student Population »7,647 (6,998 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$7,271
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$45,000
Average Salary by Field of Study$21,200 - $65,900

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

McNeese State University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at McNeese
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeYes
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
McNeese provides several student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at McNeese
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Campus Life

The following table illustrates the special characteristics of McNeese State University. It has dormitories (or campus-owned housing) and its capacity is 990. It also offers separate board/meal plans and the annual cost is $3,374.
McNeese Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity990



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