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McNeese Online Program Ranks High

McNeese Online Program Ranks High

(November 15, 2016) McNeese State University’s online programs continue to rank high both nationally and statewide for affordability, accessibility and quality.

McNeese has been ranked No. 30 in the nation as one of the most affordable online colleges by the Center for Online Education, a collection of online educators and experts committed to providing informed, research-based guides for students pursuing college degrees online.

The center recently looked at 1,615 schools nation-wide to come up with its 50 Most Affordable Online Colleges for 2016-2017. According to its website, the schools featured exemplify the idea of an “affordable, yet valuable” college education. The ranking methodology included not only tuition cost, but also online flexibility, academics, and experience and affordability. 

Within the state, the center ranked McNeese No. 2 in Louisiana in the Most Affordable Online Colleges listing, which was sorted by the schools with the lowest tuition rates, and ranked McNeese fifth overall in the state as having one of the best online programs. To see a complete listing go to has also ranked McNeese as the second most affordable college among the Top 10 schools offering online degrees in Louisiana and in the Top 5 online programs in the 2016 Top Colleges in the state based on affordability, student services and availability of online programs. is a resource for people who want reliable information about online colleges and degree programs. To see a complete listing go to

For more information about McNeese online programs, contact the McNeese Electronic Learning office at 337-475-5075 or visit