Lamar University - Beaumont, TX

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Lamar University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree.Lamar University is a public school.

Contacting the School

4400 MLK
Beaumont, TX 77705
Main Phone: 4098807011
Web Site:www.lamar.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 10,213 (full-time equivalent) students. 91.5% of students attend full-time, while8.5% attend part-time. Male students comprised 40.5% of the student body, while females made up 59.5%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (2520)%, Hispanic (309)%, Asian (689)%, and Native American (48)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 400.One quarter of students scored at least 510.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 400 or higher.One fourth of students scored 520 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctor's Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And ManagementCommunications
      EducationEngineeringEngineering Technology And Technicians
        English Language And Literature
          Environmental ConservationHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesHome EconomicsHome Services Vocational
            Leisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesProtective Services
              PsychologyPublic Administration And Public ServiceSales And Marketing

                Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

                Lamar University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

                • Southland Conference (for basketball, baseball, and track & field).

                The school offers financial aid to athletes for basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

                Special Student Services

                Academic Services

                • Remedial assistance
                • AP credits
                • Credit for life experience
                • Distance learning options
                • Study abroad

                Financial Flexibility

                • Student employment services
                • Career counseling
                • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
                • On-campus day Care

                Cost of Attending

                In-State, Living On Campus:$ 17,020.00
                In-State, Living With Family:$ 6,942.00
                Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 25,360.00

                Admission Requirements

                The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

                • Secondary school rank is required.
                • Secondary school record is required.
                • Standardized test scores are required.
                • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
                Recommended (but not required):
                • A college preparatory program is recommended.
                Neither Required Nor Recommended:
                • High-school GPA is neither required nor recommended.
                • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended.
                • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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