Lamar University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(4.32 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 95 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC, + 2 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB
  • Campus Setting: City: Midsize
  • Student Population: 15,001 (9,308 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 85% part-time, 15% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $8,112 in-state; $15,582 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.17 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2014

Ease of application, enrollment and general communication outstanding for the online distance education students.
2.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Chemistry
Graduation Year: 2015

It's a small school so the options for aid are fairly slim for graduate students.
2.58 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2014

Just entering the program of this particular field and relating the rating based on my previous reads and reviews of those who completed the program.
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2015

I love LU and that is why I continue to go back for higher education.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2014

I am enrolled in the Educational Technology Leadership Masters Program. I am finding this course of study to be invaluable. We live in a very digital society, and our kids are often more tech-savvy than teachers and parents. I am pleased to be among the number of leaders that will teach teachers how to integrate technology into their instruction. I am learning about more and more Web 2.0 tools which can be used to engage and motivate students.
4.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2014

My Lamar University Graduate program is entirely online. This allows me to continue to teach fulltime and earn my graduate degree in Education Leadership. The advantage of being able to attend graduate school via an online program is great! I am able to work on a time schedule that fits my family, from the comfort of my own home. The program is also year round, so I will complete my degree in 18 months! I was unable to rate a lot of what they posted, due to the fact I have never stepped foot on the Lamar Campus. My relationship is strictly online, I do not live near Lamar.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Teaching
Graduation Year: 2014

Every teacher that I've had so far has been brilliant. They honestly want us to become the best teachers we can be. They don't overload us with work, but at the end of the day, you feel like you've learned tons. Lots of fun activities and projects to help us really understand and remember the content. The only con is that the Beaumont/Port Arthur area is fairly small, and there's not much to do in your free time.
4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2013

The Academic Partnerships program for Adult Online Students is great program for working adults pursuing professional graduate studies.
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Marketing
Graduation Year: 2014

The graduate program is really good, but is under estimated in the world.
4.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2012

Hybrid online courses are accessible 24/7. Professors are personable and actually work on campus. Flexibility to view video conferences and participate in real time are appropriate for working educators. Test preparation and instruction prepared me to build a program based upon ASCA guidelines.
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