Directory Information

Address4400 MLK Blvd, Beaumont, TX 77705
Phone409-880-7011
WEBwww.lamar.edu
Admissionwww.lamar.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationwww.applytexas.org/
Financial Aidfinancialaid.lamar.edu/
Net Price Calculatorwww.collegeforalltexans.com/apps/CollegeMoney/
Veterans Tuitionwww.lamar.edu/veterans-affairs/
Disability Servicewww.lamar.edu/disability-resource-center/
School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Lamar University Campus, Beaumont, TX

2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $8,494 for in-state students and $18,622 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $8,264 for in-state students and $15,860 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $8,616 for Texas residents and $18,915 for out-of-state students. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $8,355 for Texas residents and $16,079 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $46,000. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where Mechanical Engineering program shows the highest salary with $68,800 after graduating from Lamar University.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,494$18,622
Graduate$8,264$15,860
2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,616$18,915
Graduate$8,355$16,079
Lamar University 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at Lamar University is 84% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25%. The average graduation rate is 34%. Total 14,783 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in next table.
2020 Key Academics Statistics
Admission Stats »84% Acceptance Rate / 25% Yield
Test Scores »1,050 SAT / 59 ACT
Graduation Rate »34%
Transfer-out Rate36%
Retention Rate64%(full-time), 51% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio5.56% (18 to 1)
Student Population »14,783 (8,904 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$7,041
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$46,000
Average Salary by Field of Study$25,000 - $68,800

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Lamar University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs which designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers . Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCAir Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeYes
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
It provides a number of student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Lamar University.
Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity2,505



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