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Graduate Program 36 Programs
Online Graduate Courses 14 Programs
Graduate Enrollment 5,879
Offered Award Levels Master's, Doctorate
Tuition & Fees $15,699

Graduate Programs Overview

Lamar University offers 36 graduate programs as well as undergraduate programs. Among them, 14 graduate programs are available through distance education (online classes). Total 5,879 graduate students have enrolled in graduate programs at Lamar and 5,069 students enrolled online exclusively in graduate programs. For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate program tuition & fees are $8,337 for Texas residents and $15,699 for students from other States. Next table summarizes the general information about graduate programs at Lamar University.
Graduate Program Information
Awarded Degree ProgramsMaster's (31 programs)
Doctorate - Research (4 programs)
Doctorate - Practical (1 programs)
Online Graduate ProgramsMaster's (13 programs)
Doctorate - Research (1 programs)
Tuition & Fees$8,337 Texas residents
$15,699 out-of-state Students
Graduate Student Enrollment5,879 graduate students
5,069 enrolled in online courses
* The tuition & fees are for regular (traditional) graduate degree program and, for online programs, tuition rate may differ from it.
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Offered Graduate Degrees at Lamar

It offers 36 graduate programs through online and on-site (classroom) education. Through distance learning, it offers Master's and Doctorate degree and/or programs. The Next table lists the number of graduate programs by offered degree and online availability. You can check the offered major programs by degree at the area of study page.
Offered Degrees and Number of Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Master's Degree3113
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship41
Doctor's degree - professional practice10
Total3614

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate program tuition & fees are $8,337 for Texas residents and $15,699 for students from other States at Lamar University. The 2021 graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -1.02% compared to the previous year. The next table shows the graduate school tuition & fees trends over last 4 years.
2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees
2018201920202021
In-State$8,112$8,172$8,264$8,337
Out-of-State$15,582$15,644$15,860$15,699
* The tuition & fees are for regular (traditional) graduate degree program and, for online programs, tuition rate may differ from it.
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[Chart] Lamar University Graduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate School Student Population

At Lamar University, 5,879 students are enrolled in graduate programs - 1,612 male and 4,267 female students. By attendance status, there are 722 full-time and 5,157 part-time students. The Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Enrollment
TotalFemaleMale
Total5,8794,2671,612
Full-time722450272
Part-time5,1573,8171,340
[Chart] Lamar University Graduate School Student Population

Enrolled Students in Online Graduate Programs

At Lamar University, 5,069 students are enrolled exclusively in graduate online courses and 342 students are enrolled in some online courses out of total of 5,879 students.
Distance Learning Enrollment in Graduate Programs
Graduate Students
Total5,879
Online Exclusively5,069
In Some Online Classes342
Not In Online Classes468
[Chart] Lamar University Enrolled Students in Online Graduate Programs