Founded: September 1939
Enrollment: Over 7,500
Campus: 121-acre main campus, 499-acre McNeese Farm, a 65-acre athletic complex, Center for Meat Production and Processing (CAMPP), the Southwest Louisiana Entrepreneurial and Economic Development Center and almost 800 acres of donated farm property used for research and farming.
School Colors: Blue and Gold
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McNeese State University is an evolving comprehensive university with the primary educational mission to provide a wide range of baccalaureate and carefully selected graduate curricula, distinguished by academic excellence. Fundamental to this mission is the faculty commitment to excellence in teaching, research and creative scholarly activity.
At McNeese, students can choose from more than 60 degree programs offered by the Colleges of Business, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Health Professions, Science and Agriculture, the Department of General and Basic Studies, and the Doré School of Graduate Studies. McNeese is home to a diverse population of students from the state of Louisiana, the United States, and around the world.
McNeese State University is one of nine universities within the University of Louisiana System, one of the largest public higher education systems in the United States.