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:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,051
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,553 (76% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,698
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,938
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:76%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,529

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Lamar State College-Port Arthur Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services23
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services33
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields21
Health Professions and Related Programs55
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians22
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services32
Precision Production1
Science Technologies/Technicians11
Visual and Performing Arts24
Grand total2127

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,698
Out-of-state$17,938
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid17376%
Grant or scholarship aid16372%$5,529
Student loan aid14062%$1,406

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid79544%$5,131
Federal student loans75042%$2,380

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.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment2,051
Undergraduate enrollment2,051
Graduate enrollment0

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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