Pursue a degree that is only offered online

Admissions for Online Degree

We're thrilled you've decided to become a Cowboy and join the thousands of others who have made McNeese their first choice. As a 100% online student, you'll have access to all the benefits of campus – including personalized advising, supportive faculty, and internship and service-learning opportunities – while earning your degree from the comfort of your own home and at your own pace.

Note: Before you start the application process, make sure meet admission requirements.

Undergraduate Online

Online Undergraduate Applicants

If you're interested in pursuing an online bachelor's degree at McNeese, you're considered an undergraduate student. Before you start your application, find out more about what bachelor's degree programs are offered 100% online here.

NOTE: Students seeking an Online RN-BSN degree, follow the OA, OB Session schedule.

Start Application Process

Application Steps

Submit your official ACT or SAT scores to McNeese directly from the testing agency. McNeese's ACT school code is 1594 and SAT school code is 6403.
Submit your high school transcripts directly to McNeese. If you attended any college courses while enrolled in high school, submit transcripts from those institutions as well
Home schooled students: Submit a copy of your home school transcripts and Home School State Approval letter.
Out-of-state high school students: Have your high school submit your transcript to McNeese, and then your final transcript after you graduate.

After You Apply

Pay a nonrefundable $20 application fee after you receive notification that your application has been processed.
Submit Proof of Immunization Compliance Form.
(Males ages 18-25) Submit proof of selective service registration.
(Optional) Apply for financial aid and scholarships at McNeese's FAFSA school code is 002017.
(Optional) Apply for on-campus housing at
(Optional) Purchase a commuter or residence campus dining meal plan at

Graduate Online

Office of Admissions


App Deadlines

Fall applications - due August 1
Spring applications - due December 1
Summer applications - due May 15