Affordable Tier One Education
For seven consecutive years, McNeese has received national recognition as one of the best regional universities and one of the top public universities by U.S. News and World Report. We are also consistently ranked in Tier One in the Best Regional Universities-South category.
We’re excited that you’re considering furthering your education at McNeese State University!
With over 100 student organizations on campus, everyone can find a way to explore their passions outside of the classroom.
Our programs are nationally ranked, fully accredited, and feature some of the top educators in the nation.
McNeese State University seeks to strengthen the value of student academic achievement by fostering a learning environment which is based on honesty, respect, fairness, responsibility, and excellence.
Lola Grichendler, of Lake Charles, was awarded the first health systems management degree by McNeese State University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions at fall commencement on Saturday. Grichendler, center, receives congratulations from Dr. Peggy Wolfe, left, dean of McNeese State University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Dr. Amy Bufford, director of the…Read More
McNeese State University President Dr. Daryl V. Burckel, right, was officially installed as the seventh president of the university by Dr. James B. Henderson, president and CEO of the University of Louisiana System during the 149th commencement exercises held in Burton Coliseum. During the investiture ceremony, Burckel was presented with a traditional symbol of the…Read More
Named One of the Best Regional University in the South
For seven consecutive years
-U.S. News & World Report
Ranked 3rd in Louisiana
Among public and private schools for best average starting salary for graduates
Ranked 3rd in Nation
College of Engineering and Computer Science in Return of Investment
-PayScale, Inc - 2017