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Lamar University

Lamar University

Lamar University is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Southwest in a mid-size city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Lamar University include: Educational Leadership and Administration, General with 1378 Masters awards; Educational/Instructional Technology with 387 Masters awards; Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other with 242 Bachelors awards; General Studies with 138 Bachelors awards; Engineering, General with 134 Masters awards;. Lamar University is located at 4400 MLK Blvd in Beaumont, TX 77705.

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Lamar University Facts

Lamar University is located at 4400 MLK Blvd in Beaumont, TX 77705

Total Applicants: 4,921
Percent Admitted: 88%
Dorm Capacity: 2,515
Graduation Rate: 31%
Retention Rate: 65%
Transfer out Rate: 39%
Undergrads Under 18: 6%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 68%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 26%

Lamar University telephone number: (409) 880-7011

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Lamar University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $8,544
Total Cost In State: $22,666
Total Cost Out of State: $34,696

Admissions stats for Lamar University

Your chances are around 88% based on admission statistics for Lamar University.

Student Demographics at Lamar University
Lamar University Demographics
Totals: 3,590
     Males: 1,276 (36% of total)
     Females: 2,314 (64% of total)
Asians: 76
     Asian Males: 30 (1% of total)
     Asian Females: 46 (1% of total)
Blacks: 574
     Black Males: 154 (4% of total)
     Black Females: 420 (12% of total)
Hispanics: 307
     Hispanic Males: 101 (3% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 206 (6% of total)
Native Americans: 9
     Native American Males: 5 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 4 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 7
     Mixed Race Males: 1 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 6 (0% of total)
Whites: 1,864
     White Males: 642 (18% of total)
     White Females: 1,222 (34% of total)
Foreign Students: 200
     Foreign Males: 158 (4% of total)
     Foreign Females: 42 (1% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Lamar University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
(1378 Masters degrees)
Educational/Instructional Technology
(387 Masters degrees)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(242 Bachelors degrees)
General Studies
(138 Bachelors degrees)
Engineering, General
(134 Masters degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(122 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(76 Masters degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(50 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(48 Bachelors degrees)
(42 Bachelors degrees)
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
(40 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(35 Associates degrees)
Management Information Systems, General
(34 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(34 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(30 Bachelors degrees)
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
(29 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(29 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(28 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(27 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(25 Bachelors degrees)
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
(24 Bachelors degrees)
Industrial Technology/Technician
(24 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(23 Bachelors degrees)
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
(23 Masters degrees)
Chemistry, General
(23 Masters degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(22 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(21 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Wellness, General
(21 Bachelors degrees)
Lamar University Weather
Lamar University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 68.60 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 58.85 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 72.01 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 0.08 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 0.03 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 77.99 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 11.90 (mph)
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What's the best feature of Lamar University?
 Dorm proximity to classes
 Online Course Options
 Tech Support
 Conservative Campus
 Social Interaction
 City Setting
 Cleanest Dorms

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