The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Lamar University is a public and UIW is a private (not-for-profit) school and both are four-years schools.
  • UIW has more expensive tuition & fees ($33,100) than Lamar University ($18,482).
  • It is harder to admit to Lamar University than UIW.
  • UIW has a higher submitted SAT score (1,005) than Lamar University (1,005).
  • Both Lamar University and UIW have the same submitted ACT scores (20).
  • Lamar University has more students with 16,320 students while UIW has 7,508 students.
  • Lamar University has more full-time faculties with 434 faculties while UIW has 340 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Lamar University and University of the Incarnate Word.
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Lamar Universityvs.UIW
Beaumont, TexasLocationSan Antonio, Texas
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Doctoral/Research UniversityCarnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$8,690
Out-Of-State$18,482
Tuition & Fees$33,100
68% ($8,951)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)84% ($18,377)
$8,951Average Amount of Financial Aid$18,377
81.65 %Acceptance Rates93.85 %
32.55 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.75 %
1,005SAT Score1,040
20ACT Score20
39 %Graduation Rate58 %
34 %Transfer-out Rate28 %
57 %Retention Rate73 %
16,320Student Population7,508
434Number of Faculties340
18 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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