|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||21:1|
|Dormitory capacity||228 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Lamar Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.
Lamar Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $5,616 and in-state students paid $3,288.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 92% of Lamar Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,641 (which is 6.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lamar Community College in 2016-2017, was 57, which is 47% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,544 (which is 0.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Lamar Community College has enrolled a total of 791 students (404 students full-time and 387 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 791 students, 53 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 35 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 6%
Black/African American: 5%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 8 largest majors offered at Lamar Community College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||21%||150||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||18%||130||0|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences||13%||90|
|Personal And Culinary Services||7%||48|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||1%||9||3|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||0%||3||1|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||0%||2|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Lamar Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Lamar Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,700. Last year, out of the total 342 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 280 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 416 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 324 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|