William J. Dore Sr. School of Graduate Studies

Lake Charles, Louisiana

If you have already earned a bachelor’s degree and are looking to continue your education, McNeese offers a range of nationally-recognized, high-quality, innovative graduate degree programs at some of the most affordable tuition rates you will find at any university. If you're looking to further develop and refine your skills, or broaden and deepen your existing expertise in your field, you're in the right place.

With many of our graduate programs offered fully online, you can earn your degree while working full time, at your own pace, and on your own schedule.

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Our Degree Programs

Benefits for McNeese Seniors

If you're currently pursuing your bachelor's degree at McNeese and you're looking to continue onto your master's degree, here's a few reasons to make McNeese your first choice:

  • As a McNeese alum, you'll pay undergraduate tuition rates for graduate degree classes.
  • With our program, you can have up to one-third of your master’s degree completed by the time you earn your bachelor’s degree.
Hands on Learning

Graduate Assistantships

A number of part-time, paid employment positions are available to qualified graduate students, including positions as teaching assistants, laboratory assistants, non-teaching assistants, and research assistants.