Lamar State College - Port Arthur: Ranking & Review

Port Arthur
United States

Lamar State College - Port Arthur Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,2939041,389

547 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

136 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Lamar State College - Port Arthur 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 State College - Port Arthur 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 State College - Port Arthur does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,199$16,649
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,725$1,725
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$140$555

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs126126
Science Technologies & Technicians9898
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians7777
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities6262
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2929
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2424
Personal and Culinary Services1919
Visual and Performing Arts1414
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services88
Precision Production77
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies77
Legal Professions and Studies44
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service44
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs33
Grand Total485485

A total of 485 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Lamar State College - Port Arthur.

Graduation rate18%16%19%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%
  • Part-time retention rate - 45%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff168
Instructional FTE74
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health Professions

Location and Contacts

Address1500 Proctor St
Port Arthur, Texas, 77640
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population58,000