If you are applying to Mcneese State University, the application fee is $20.
The following is an overiew of some of Mcneese State University's admissions stats.
|Mcneese State University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||11%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||92%|
These are the application deadlines for McNeese State University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Mcneese State University does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
For more information on transferring to McNeese State University, contact the school directly.
Mcneese State University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling 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 put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you're strong.
Wondering what factors are considered by Mcneese State University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with Mcneese State University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Mcneese State University, all applicants 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)|
|Other Requirements||√||Louisiana Board of Regents high school Core 4 curriculum|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.35|
Mcneese State University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.
Out of all students that were admitted, 93% submitted a class rank.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Mcneese State University looks at standardized tests scores during 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.
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:
• CLEP subject tests • Life Long Learning Credit
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 has an acceptance rate of 63%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Mcneese State University?
❌ Mcneese State University does not offer early decision.
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First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer 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.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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20 and Less
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