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graduate tuition & fees
acceptance rate
Student Population
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Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About Lamar University

Lamar University is a Public, 4 years college located in Beaumont, Texas.
It has a total enrollment of 16,637 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Lamar University is 83.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Lamar University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Address4400 MLK Blvd, Beaumont, TX 77705
Net Price
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Lamar University is 83.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate83.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Lamar University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $8,591 for Texas residents and $18,407 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $8,337 for Texas residents and $15,699 for out-of-students.
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,591$18,407
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,337$15,699

Student Population

At Lamar University, total 16,637 are attending classes. Among them, 9,487 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Lamar has 8,588 students and the graduate school has 8,049 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students16,637
Undergraduate Students8,588
Graduate Students8,049
Online Enrollment9,487

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs94 Programs
Number of online programs27 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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