If you are thinking about applying to Mcneese State University, the fee for the application costs $20.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
|Mcneese State University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||11%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||92%|
McNeese State University does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Mcneese State University must submit the following items. Double check with Mcneese State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.35|
|Other Requirements||√||Louisiana Board of Regents high school Core 4 curriculum|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Out of all students that were admitted, 93% submitted a class rank.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At McNeese State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Mcneese State University does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Mcneese State University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 11% of Mcneese State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 92% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at Mcneese State University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Mcneese State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Mcneese State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Mcneese State University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Mcneese State University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Mcneese State University.
Does Mcneese State University accept transfer credits?
Mcneese State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Mcneese State University accepts:
Does Mcneese State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Mcneese State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Mcneese State University?
Mcneese State University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Mcneese State University's acceptance rate?
Mcneese State University's acceptance rate is 63%.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mcneese State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mcneese State University is Continuous processing.
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