Lamar Institute of Technology: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 40%

Lamar Institute of Technology Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,9831,5661,417

1,293 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

194 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Lamar Institute of Technology has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Lamar Institute of Technology Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Lamar Institute of Technology does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,299$13,259
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,390$1,390
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$137$552

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields201201
Science Technologies & Technicians165165
Health Professions and Related Programs122122
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service8383
Precision Production5252
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3333
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians3232
Construction Trades1919
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1414
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1111
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services88
Public Administration and Social Service Professions55
Grand Total745745

A total of 745 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Lamar Institute of Technology.

Graduation rate23%26%18%
  • Full-time retention rate - 59%
  • Part-time retention rate - 47%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff205
Instructional FTE113
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address855 E Lavaca
Beaumont, Texas, 77705
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population118,000