McNeese State University
#233 Desirability Rank

McNeese State University

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McNeese State University is a public university in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Founded in 1939 as Lake Charles Junior College, it was renamed McNeese Junior College after John McNeese, an early local educator. The present name was adopted in 1970. McNeese is part of the University of Louisiana System and is classified as a Master's University. The selective admissions university consists of six colleges and the Doré School of Graduate Studies. McNeese is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and all programs of study are accredited by their respective national boards.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,496

Acceptance

63%

Graduation Rate

41%

Median SAT Score

1125

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,147

Fees (in-state)

$2,955

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$45,000

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

7K

Under-Grads

6K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles LA 70605

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

1 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

41 per 100k

Violent Crime

9 per 100k

What is McNeese State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1575 World Rank
Education
#1082 World Rank
Literature
#1649 World Rank
Engineering
#1271 World Rank
History
#812 World Rank
Nursing
#1977 World Rank
Mathematics
#1023 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#4383 World Rank
Medical
#2748 World Rank
Chemistry
#5261 World Rank
Political Science
#2832 World Rank
Communications
#4945 World Rank
Biology
#3224 World Rank
Psychology
#7068 World Rank
Computer Science
#5850 World Rank
Sociology

Influential People

Who are McNeese State University's Most influential alumni?

McNeese State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Literature, and Engineering. McNeese State University’s most academically influential people include Ernie Duplechin, Paul Rainwater, and Sha'markus Kennedy.

Ernie Duplechin

American football coach

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Paul Rainwater
Paul Rainwater

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Sha'markus Kennedy

American basketball player

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Fred Gentry

American basketball player

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Dick Harris

American football player

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Damond Williams

American basketball player

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Adrien Mörk

Professional golfer

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David Lawrence

American basketball coach and basketball player

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Matt Viator
Matt Viator

American football coach

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Nic Jacobs

American football player

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Edmund Lawrence

Professional basketball player

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Diego Kapelan

St John's Edge Bosnian guard

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