Overall, McNeese State University is known for being a somewhat selective school. The institution receives approximately 2,400 applications every admission cycle . The overall acceptance rate is around 81 percent which is equal about 1,900 students who passed the admission process of the school. But, when the year begins, only about 1,220 or 64 percent of the candidates who received the letter of acceptance from McNeese State University choose to attend. The ratio of the students who submitted their applications is 41% and 58% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 57% were typically women chose McNeese State University after receiving the acceptance letter and 42% were men.

Students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to McNeese State University when filling out the application. Most often, an ACT score between 20 - 24 or an SAT score between 1,010 - 1,240 is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit. McNeese State University’s undergraduate application fee is $20. To apply to McNeese State University, you will need to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
2,352
Male 965
Female 1,387

 

Acceptance
1,905
Male 804
Female 1,101

 

Enrollment Total
1,219
Male 514
Female 705


Acceptance Rate
81%
Male
83.3%
Female
79.4%

 

Yield
64%
Male
63.9%
Female
64%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$20


Graduate

$20



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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