Lamar University

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About Lamar University

According to Wikipedia, Lamar University is a public university in Beaumont, Texas. Lamar has been a member of the Texas State University System since 1995. It was the flagship institution of the former Lamar University System. As of the fall of 2021, the university enrollment was 16,191 students. Lamar University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The university is named for Mirabeau B. Lamar, the second president of the Republic of Texas.

Lamar University's Online Degrees

BBA in Business Administration
Degree Concentrations
  • General Business
  • Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Finance
  • Management Accounting and Analytics
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BSN in Nursing: RN to BSN
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Sociology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Computer Information Sciences
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Communication
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BBA in Management Information Systems
Degree Concentrations
  • Business Analytics
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Family Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Industrial Technology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Electrical Engineering
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Industrial Engineering
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Communication
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Computer Science
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Computer Information Science
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Family Studies
  • Required Credits: 120-128
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BBA in General Business
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Industrial Engineering
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Industrial Technology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BBA in Management
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BBA in Management Information Systems
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BSN in Nursing: RN to BSN
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Public Health in Healthcare Administration
  • Required Credits: 120-128
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Sociology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in University Studies
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Management Information Systems
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Criminal Justice
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Special Education in Educational Diagnostician
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Special Education
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Educational Technology Leadership
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Digital Learning
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Teacher Leadership
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Required Credits: 60
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Counseling and Development
Degree Concentrations
  • Marriage Couple and Family Counseling
  • Professional School Counseling Online
  • Required Credits: 60
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Nursing Administration
  • Required Credits: 37
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Nursing Education
  • Required Credits: 37
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

Lamar University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
7,51283%37%105020

How Much Does Lamar University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$6,129$2,462

How Much Do Lamar University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Lamar University, then you can expect to earn an average of $46,000 per year. You also have a 87% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Lamar University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
13,5727,5186,054

Where is Lamar University?

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

How Safe is Lamar University?

Lamar University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Beaumont has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Lamar University Known For?

Lamar University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Lamar University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Lamar University's Most Influential Alumni?

Lamar University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Mathematics, and Nursing. Here are some of Lamar University's most famous alumni:

Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin
An American singer-songwriter .
Hershel Parker
An American professor of English and literature.
Brian Babin
A U.S. Representative from Texas.
Karen Silkwood
Karen Silkwood
A Labor union activist, chemical technician.
Bill Macatee
An American sports broadcaster.
Evelyn Miralles
Evelyn Miralles
A NASA VR Engineer.
Claude H. Nash
An American biochemist.
Keith Carter
Keith Carter
An American photographer, educator and artist.
Elvin Santos
A Honduran politician.
Marvin Hayes
An American artist.
Randy Best
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Jim Gilligan
An American baseball player and coach.

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