McNeese State University

Lake Charles, LA
4-year
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Questions and Answers

Terliza C.
27 days ago
What are your school's housing fees?
Madison K.
2 months ago
Where can I find more information about your SLP program?
Lauren C.
3 months ago
Are merit scholarships awarded according to my GPA or my SAT scores?
Skyla S.
4 months ago
Are IB credits accepted? If yes, which ones and what are the required scores?

Academic details

970-1140
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
20-25
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (70% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

68% White
17% Black
4% Hispanic
3% Multiracial
2% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Process Engineer90k
Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)88k
Reliability Engineer87k
Software Engineer75k
Registered Nurse (RN)62k
Accountant52k
High School Teacher36k
Based on 2,387 student responses
51.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
88.2kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
60%in High-Meaning careers
13%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$8,421
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,777
Average Pell Grant
$4,808
Average Federal Loans

$3,640
Average Institutional Grant
$5,637
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$16,140 / year
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