McNeese State University

Lake Charles, LA

McNeese State says the mission of its core curriculum "is to provide students with a foundation of knowledge, skills, and methods of inquiry that support advanced study in their chosen degree program and constitute the characteristics of an informed, college-educated citizen." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.mcneese.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:6,894
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:21%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,310 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,385 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "English" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. government or history because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social/Behavioral Sciences" and "History" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    McNeese State University uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/27/2017

C

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