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International Students (MBA)

International Students (MBA)

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Admission requirements
Applicants must meet the necessary departmental requirements to be admitted to the MBA Program which includes an acceptable GMAT or GRE score in addition to meeting admission formulas as applicable.
The international student application and all information can be found at the International Student Office
The deadline for receipt of all required documents is

March 15 for a summer semester
May 15 for a fall semester
October 15 for spring semester   

All international students from non-English speaking countries who do not have a baccalaureate degree from U.S. universities will demonstrate English language proficiency at the time of application by one of the following:
  • Minimum TOEFL score of 550 on paper-based exam, 213 on computer-based exam or 79 on internet-based exam.
  • Completion of the advance level of ESLI University Language Center Program (located on the McNeese campus) with certification from ESLI.
  • Minimum IELTS band score of 6.0.

In addition to tuition, international students are required to pay approximately $130 per semester for the International Student Insurance Policy and $60 per semester for the foreign fee. Room and board on campus are estimated to cost approximately $2,500 per semester, though this cost varies greatly depending on the type of room and chosen meal plan, and is also subject to change.
In addition, academically qualified students can apply for other scholarship awards which are based on academic excellence and performance on the computed GPA from official transcripts,