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.
McNeese State University student Haden Cooley, of Welsh, has been recognized as the McNeese 2018 Janet Delaine Student Employee of the Year. Cooley works in the Recreational Sports Complex. Bethany Lejeune, of Mermentau, was the other finalist for this award. Lejeune works in the admissions and recruiting office. McNeese currently employs 563 students throughout the…
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