Lamar Institute of Technology: focusing on innovative education, training, and career development for tomorrow’s workforce. Lamar Institute of Technology provides quality education and training that enable a diverse student population to achieve its career goals. Programs are enhanced by developing and maintaining partnerships with business, industry, and the community. Faculty are dedicated to teaching, advising, and scholarship. Both faculty and staff work to serve the Institute and the community. The Institute of Technology recognizes its obligation to make available to the community all the opportunities implicit in its function as a part of The Texas State University System.
The teacher population of 113 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
|College||Lamar Institute of Technology||Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Public institution||Public|
|Total Faculty||113 staff||61 staff|
|Total Enrollment||2,954 students||1,296 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||26:1||21:1|
|# Full-Time Students||1,356 students||814 students|
|# Part-Time Students||1,598 students||1,040 students|
|% Unknown races||
|Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.||0.64||0.68|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$4,065||$5,660|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$12,489||$10,250|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||66%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
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Lake Charles, LA 70616
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