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.
Lamar Institute of Technology serves 2,954 students (45.90% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Lamar Institute of Technology is one of 3 community colleges within Jefferson County