Lamar State College Port Arthur

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 310

Port Arthur, TX 77641-0310

(409) 984-6168

(800) 477-5872

Fax: (409) 984-6025



Contact: Connie Nicholas

Registrar
Main Address

PO Box 310

Port Arthur, TX 77641-0310

(409) 983-4921

www.lamarpa.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,985

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,985

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing programs only.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Hospitality Administration/Management C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Instrumentation Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Family/Consumer Sciences – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Substance Abuse Counseling A,C
Surgical Technology A,C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Aesthetics/Skin Care C
Cosmetology A,C
Manicure/Nails C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Lamar State College-Port Arthur Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (409) 984-6342
Website: www.lamarpa.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.ApplyTexas.org
Address: 1500 Proctor St, Port Arthur, TX 77640
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,441
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,798 (74% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,013
Out-of-state Tuition: $18,463
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 84%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,376

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Lamar State College-Port Arthur Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lamar State College-Port Arthur.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 23
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 33
Education 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 31
Health Professions and Related Programs 55
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 22
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 32
Precision Production 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 11
Visual and Performing Arts 24
Grand total 2227

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lamar State College-Port Arthur and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $6,013
Out-of-state $18,463
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 213 84%
Grant or scholarship aid 199 78% $5,376
Student loan aid 180 71% $1,839

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,061 46% $4,264
Federal student loans 858 37% $2,579

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lamar State College-Port Arthur. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Lamar State College-Port Arthur students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Lamar State College-Port Arthur Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 2,441
Undergraduate enrollment 2,441
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Lamar State College-Port Arthur Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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