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Lamar University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Beaumont, TX

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Construction Engineering
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • General Studies
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Health and Wellness, General
  • History, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial Technology/Technician
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Management
  • Music, General
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Retailing and Retail Operations
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Engineering, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
464
Part-Time Faculty
133
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
54%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 9% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 33% of classes
30-39 students: 17% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 22% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 50% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
603,043
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1104
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Engineering Science, Master of Science, Master of Engineering, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Engineering Management

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Computer Science
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Psychology--General

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Engineering, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Audiology

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General

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